The USA Cycling National Pro Road, Crit, Time Trial, and Para-Cycling Championships will be held in Knoxville and Oak Ridge June 27-30. This will be the second time all U.S. national champions in professional road cycling will be crowned the same week under the organizational umbrella of one host community, a press release said.
“All are invited to join for an exciting, fast-paced national championship event held in your backyard!” the press release said.
Oak Ridge City Manager Mark Watson said the city â€œis pleased to welcome back the officials and participants of USA Cyclingâ€™s National Championships for a second year. The new route will take you through a challenging course in our neighborhoods as well as the speeding segments along Melton Hill Lake. We know you will enjoy the spectacle of world-class cycling within Oak Ridge and will learn about the unique sport that it is!â€[Read more…]