Event Information

INDY CRITERIUM CYCLING RACE & FESTIVAL

Presented By
Central Indiana Community Foundation 

Sanctioned By
USA Cycling

Location/Address
325 N. Meridian Street Indianapolis, IN 46204 US

Event Start Date
Jul 12, 2014 10:00 AM EST 

Event End Date
Jul 12, 2014 7:35 PM EST 

Registration Starts
Apr 21, 2014 7:00 AM EST

Registration Ends
Jul 9, 2014 11:59 PM EST  CLOSED 

Event Description

The 5th annual Indy Criterium is sure to challenge the racers and thrill the spectators. Situated in the heart of Downtown Indianapolis, the Indy Crit offers cyclists a unique opportunity to race the city streets that they would rarely ride otherwise. Last year's event drew over 500 racers!!  Be a part of the fun and excitement of Indiana's largest criterium race!

Fees: See fee schedule below.  $20/additional race

Race Highlights Include:

  • $6,050 overall CASH Prize Purse
  • $1,500 in CASH Primes throughout the day
  • Over $4,000 in MERCHANDISE Prizes
  • Midwest Junior Regional Criterium Championship presented by IN/KY Cycling Association and Marian University - total prize purse of $1,300
  • Podium ceremony on stage for all categories
  • Call-ups for first 20 pre-registered in each category
  • Unique figure-8 course in the heart of the city
  • Neutral Race Support provided by Michael Kubansek (Marian University Cycling) - wheels in/wheels out
  • Pre-Registration Contest: Top prize is a set of Zipp 303 Firecrest Wheels ($2,700 value), second place prize is a set of Zipp 60 Wheels ($1,500 value)
  • Free swag at Registration table

Course Description: 

  • 0.95 mile closed course / wide lanes / flat
  • Unique figure-8 course design
  • Race on the bricks of Monument Circle

Festival Highlights:

  • Food Trucks, Beer Garden, Vendors
  • BMX Stunt Shows
  • Morning Indy Crit Kick-Off Ride
  • Family "EXPLORE INDY" Rides
  • Kids Races
  • Kids Activities
  • Free bike parking at Pedal & Park!

The Indy Criterium is an official non-profit 501(c)3 event. All event proceeds benefit Freewheelin' Community Bikes. Over $30,000 has been raised for Freewheelin' through the Indy Criterium! A HUGE thanks to our racers, sponsors and fans!

FREE Parking: 

Free parking available to racers at: "CENTRAL PARK” PARKING GARAGE 301 N. ILLINOIS ST. INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46204

Rules:

Held under USA Cycling permit 2014-1907. All USA Cycling rules apply. Free-lap rule is in effect. Lapped riders may be pulled at the officials discretion. You must present a valid 2014 USA Cycling license at registration to enter any race. Only Category 5 men and Category 4 women may purchase a one-day license for $10 at registration. Promoter reserves the right to shorten, modify, cancel or combine any race or prize list in the event of insufficient entries or bad weather. Junior women age 15-18 Cat 4 & Cat 1/2/3 riders will be placed in their respective juniors races and also in the overall category but will be paid from the prize purse of the category in which they registered (juniors), not the overall prize purse.  All winners must be present to receive prizes/awards. Day of race registration opens at 8:00am and closes 30 minutes before the start of each race. $20 fee for each additional race. Pre-registration closes at 1159pm EST on 7/9/14. $10 late fee applies for race day registration. Helmets required. No refunds.

 

USAC Flier: http://www.usacycling.org/events/flyer.php?permit=2014-1907

 


Category Distance Start Time Prizes Field Limit Fee Add to Cart
Cat 5 Men/Citizens30 Min10:00 AMMedals75$ 30.00SALE ENDED
Cat 4/5 Men Race 145 Min12:45 PM$250/578$ 40.00SALE ENDED
Cat 4/5 Men Race 245 Min2:30 PM$250/575$ 40.00SALE ENDED
Cat 3/4 Men45 Min4:25 PM$750/10150$ 40.00SALE ENDED
Cat 1/2/3 Men75 Min6:20 PM$1,999/15150$ 45.00SALE ENDED
Masters 40+/50+ No Cat 5s45 Min11:20 AM$750/10150$ 40.00SALE ENDED
Cat 4 Women30 Min10:40 AM$250/575$ 30.00SALE ENDED
Cat 1/2/3 Women45 Min5:20 PM$750/10150$ 40.00SALE ENDED
Juniors Age 9-14 M/F20 Min12:15 PMMedals75$ 15.00SALE ENDED
Juniors Age 15-16 Male45 Min3:25 PM$300/5/Medals125$ 20.00SALE ENDED
Juniors Age 17-18 Male45 Min3:25 PM$500/7/Medals125$ 20.00SALE ENDED
Juniors Age 15-18 Female Cat 430 Min10:40 AM$100/3/Medals75$ 20.00SALE ENDED
Juniors Age 15-18 Female Cat 1/2/330 Min5:20 PM$400/5/Medals75$ 20.00SALE ENDED