Bike Racing Season Opens On The Rockleigh Mile May 26

ROCKLEIGH, N.J. -- The Rockleigh Criterium Association announces that its 2016 racing season will kick off on Thursday, May 26.

riders in an August criterium

riders in an August criterium

Photo Credit: Rockleigh Crit Facebook

A criterium is a bicycle race of a specified number of laps on a closed course over public roads closed to normal traffic.

The first series is on Thursdays, May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. Folks can register in advance for the whole series, for $125, or the day of single races, for $25 a race. Also, four-rider teams can pre-register for a discounted rate of $100 apiece.

Get more information about the first and second series here, register here, and learn more about the organization on its website or Facebook page.

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