Utah Road Bike Racing Calendar

2016 Utah Weekly Road Race Series Bike Events Calendar (Regular Event Schedule is Below)

Rocky Mountain Raceways Criterium Series — Utah Crit Series, West Valley City, UT, 6555 W. 2100 S., Saturdays at 11 am in March 5,12,19,26 – Tuesdays at 6pm April 2 – through September, A and B at 6, C and D at 7 pm, Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahcritseries.com, utahbikeracing.com

Salt Air Time Trial Series — Utah Crit Series, Salt Lake City, UT, Every other Thursday April – September, I-80 Frontage Road West of the International Center; Starts 4-3-2015, Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahcritseries.com

DLD (DMV) Criterium — Utah Crit Series, West Valley City, UT, Weekly Training Crit at the Driver’s Training Center, 4700S. 2780W., A flite – 6 pm, B flite between 6:45 and 7:05, Call for information regarding C flite. April-September, Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahcritseries.com, skiutahcycling.com

Emigration Canyon Hillclimb Series — Utah Crit Series, Salt Lake City, UT, Starts north of Zoo 7.4 miles to top of Emigration. First rider off at 6:30. Every other Thursday April through August, Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahcritseries.com

Uphill Cycling SeriesUtah County, UT, Utah County, UT, Every second Saturday year round, Jan & Dec 1:00 pm, Feb & Nov 12:00 pm, Mar & Oct 11:00 am, Apr & Sep 10:00 am, May & Aug 9:00 am, Jun & Jul 8:00 am, Location rotates between 4 canyons: South Fork Provo, Hobble Creek Springville, Payson Nebo, & Santaquin, Mary Ann Nielsen, 801-231-2000, utahbicyclingclub@gmail.com, uphillcyclingseries.blogspot.com

January 9-March 5, 2016 — Desert City Criterium and Road Race Series, Desert City Crit Series, St. George, UT, Jan. 9, 2016 – Desert City Crit: Canyon Softball Complex, Jan. 23, 2016 – Desert City Crit: Ivins City Park, Feb. 6, 2016 – Desert City Crit: Airport Complex, Feb. 20, 2016 – Desert City Crit: Fort Pierce, Mar. 4, 2016 – Desert City Crit Series Finale TT, Mar. 5, 2016 – Desert City Crit Series Finale RR, Mar. 5, 2016 – Desert City Crit Series Finale Crit, Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

April 28-August 18, 2016 — Logan Race Club Thursday Night Time Trial Series, Logan, UT, Thursdays. TT series consisting of 18 races on five difference courses, with weekly and end-of-series prizes. Check the website for the location of the weekly course., Stephen Clyde, 435-750-8785, swc@mdsc.com, Ben Kofeod, benhkof@hotmail.com, Travis Dunn, travis.dunn@usu.edu, loganraceclub.org

2016 Utah Road Bike Racing Event Calendar

March 19-20, 2016 — Tour del Sol, UCA Series, St. George, UT, UCA and USA sanctioned stage race. Get out of the cold and come to southern Utah for a two day, three stage race with a time trial, criterium and finish with a road race., Ryan Gurr, 435-674-3185, info@spingeeks.com, Margaret Gibson, 435-229-6251, margaret@spingeeks.com, ridesouthernutah.com

March 26, 2016 — Greater Utah Handicap Race, Grantsville, UT, Held at the intersection of I-80 and Hwy 196. 72 mile road race. 3 groups start at different times depending on ability. Cat 5 at 9 am. Cat 3-4, and Cat 1-2 to follow. Only one overall winner., Dirk Cowley, 801-699-5126, dcowley@comcast.net, racedayeventmanagement.com

April 8-10, 2016 — Ghost Town Omnium, UCA Series, Tooele, UT, $2,000+ prize purse. Friday, April 8 – 5 p.m. – Ghost Town Crit 1 – Utah Motorsports Campus (formerly Miller Motorsports Park), Saturday, April 2 – 9 a.m. – Ophir Road Race – Ophir, Utah, Saturday, April 9 – 2 p.m. – Ophir Time Trial – Ophir, Utah, Sunday, April 10 – 8 a.m. – Ghost Town Crit 2 – Utah Motorsports Campus, Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, jared@extramileracing.com, extramileracing.com

April 16, 2016 — East Canyon Echo Road Race, UCA Series, Henefer, UT, 10 AM start in Henefer to East Canyon Resort, turn around go to Echo Canyon, back to Henefer and finish on Hogsback. 60 mile course, James Zwick, 801-583-6281, sports@sports-am.com, sports-am.com

April 23-24, 2016 — Cedar City Stage Race, CANCELLED, UCA Series, Cedar City, UT, Jordan Bracken, 435-229-5397, 435-703-9880, jordan@rapidcyclingracing.com, rapidcyclingracing.com

May 7, 2016 — Antelope Island Classic, UCA Series, Antelope Island, UT, Starts at the West end of the causeway, then across the causeway towards the ranch and end on the island. Mileage ranges from 32 to 60. $2,000 cash plus prizes. Junior state road race championships too., James Ferguson, 801-476-9476, ferguson8118@comcast.net, bmbbc.com

May 7, 2016 — Gran Fondo Moab, Moab, UT, Mass start timed road cycling event on the beautiful La Sal Loop road, 60 miles with 5500 feet of climbing. Not a sanctioned race, but you will get a time, awards, and placing., Scott Newton, 435-654-8650, 800-635-1792, info@granfondomoab.com, granfondomoab.com

May 13, 2016 — Bear Lake Classic Individual Hill Climb, UCA Series, Garden City, UT, 5 mile uphill climb from Garden City Office to the Summit of Bear Lake. Racers will start on 60-second intervals and will climb right hand side of road, single file. Portion of the same route as 2015 Tour of Utah, Stage 1., Troy Oldham, 435-764-2979, oldhamtroy@gmail.com, bearlakeclassic.com

May 14, 2016 — Bear Lake Classic Road Race, UCA Series, Garden City, UT, 51 mile flat loop (or 102 double lap) with some rolling hills on east shore, followed by a flat and fast finish a beautiful race around Bear Lake., Troy Oldham, 435-764-2979, oldhamtroy@gmail.com, bearlakeclassic.com, bearlake.com

May 20-21, 2016 — Bikes for Kids Stage Race, UCA Series, Daybreak, UT, Criterium, Road Race and Time Trial. USAC license required- one-day licenses available. Proceeds from the race go to benefit Bikes for Kids Utah., Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, bikesforkidsutah.com

May 28, 2016 — Sugarhouse Criterium, UCA Series, Salt Lake City, UT, Bring the entire family and enjoy some of Utah’s best crit racing in one of Salt Lake’s Sugarhouse Park. State masters and juniors criterium championships., Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahbikeracing.com

June 4, 2016 — Porcupine Hill Climb, UCA Series, Salt Lake City, UT, 15th Annual, Start: Porcupine Pub & Grille finishing at the Brighton Ski Resort, Big Cottonwood Canyon. Citizen’s and licensed rider categories. State Championship Hill Climb for licensed cateogories. 14.7 miles, 3800’ of climbing!, Mike Meldrum, 801-424-9216, mikesride@gmail.com, Dirk Cowley, 801-699-5126, dcowley@comcast.net, porcupinecyclingteam.com, racedayeventmanagement.com

June 4, 2016 — SunCrest Bicycle Hill Climb and Draper Trail Days, Draper Trail Days, Draper, UT, 15 mi, 2500 ft elev, Trails Day festival, Start – Draper Equestrian Center 1600 E. Highland Drive (13500 South), End – Sun Crest, Brad Gilson, 801-694-7770, 801-694-8859, brad@gilsonengineering.com, DraperTrails.com, draper.ut.us/recreation

June 16-18, 2016 — Utah Summer Games, Utah Summer Games Cycling, Cedar City, UT, Time Trial (10 miles out and back course), Hill Climb (4 miles with average grade of 7%, Criterium (.95 mile closed course, counter clockwise) , Road Race (20, 40 and 60 mile course) with overall Omnium., Casey McClellan, 435-865-8421, 435-865-8422, mcclellan@suu.edu, Steve Ahlgreen, 435-865-8421, 435-865-8423, ahlgreen@suu.edu, utahsummergames.org

June 17-18, 2016 — Rockwell Relay: Moab to St. George, Moab, UT, Road race with 4 rider teams and three legs per rider, covering 528 miles. Multiple start times at Swanny Park in Moab finishing at Bluff Street Park in St. George., Tyler Servoss, 801-888-3233, tyler@rockwellrelay.com, rockwellrelay.com

June 18, 2016 — Three Kings Cycling Event, North Salt Lake, UT, Winding through North Salt Lake, the Three Kings offers some of the steepest climbs of the season. Cyclists can choose to tackle one, two, or all three kings., Matt Jensen, 801-550-0778, mattjensennsl@gmail.com, threekings.nslcity.org

June 25, 2016 — Utah State Time Trial Championship, UCA Series, TBD, UT, Marek Shon, 801-209-2479, utcritseries@gmail.com, utahbikeracing.com

July 4, 2016 — Bountiful Mazda’s Criterium, UCA Series, Bountiful, UT, Criterium, Dirk Cowley, 801-699-5126, dcowley@comcast.net, racedayeventmanagement.com

July 6, 2016 — Station Park Criterium, CANCELLED, Farmington, UT, Fast and technical Criterium. UCA Non-points race and USAC sanctioned., Tyler Servoss, 801-888-3233, tyler@rockwellrelay.com, Tyler Servoss, velo11@gmail.com, stationparkcrit.com

July 9, 2016 — Cache Gran Fondo, UCA Series, Logan, UT, 5th annual Cache Gran Fondo. Starting at the Intermountain Hospital in Logan, riders follow a scenic and fun route through Northern Utah, over Weston Canyon (Idaho) to Malad, Idaho, then back down into Cache Valley, Utah, ending up with a closed finish in downtown Logan with a party and fun festivities. 100 miles and 50 mile course, very well supported and stocked aid stations. Also, UCA race for licensed racers. Masters State Championships, Troy Oldham, 435-764-2979, oldhamtroy@gmail.com, cachegranfondo.com

July 9, 2016 — Cache Gran Road Race, UCA Series, Logan, UT, UCA race for licensed racers. 2016 Masters State Championships starting at the Intermountain Hospital in Logan, riders follow a scenic 50-60 mile route through Cache Valley, Utah, ending with a special racer-only sprint finish on Center Street in downtown Logan. UCA Jerseys and awards plus fun festivities and lunch., Troy Oldham, 435-764-2979, oldhamtroy@gmail.com, cachegranfondo.com

July 15-16, 2016 — Capitol Reef Classic , CANCELLED, UCA Series, Torrey, UT, Two days, three stages. Friday circuit race and ITT, Saturday road race. Must complete the first stage to continue on to the next. Distances determined by racer’s category., Tina Anderson, 435-425-3491, 435-691-1696, tricrazy@live.com, Scott Anderson, sr3club@live.com, capitolreefclassic.bike

July 23, 2016 — Iron Lung Race, Salt Lake City, UT, 120 mile timed road race starting at This Is The Place Heritage Park and turning around near Snowbasin Resort., Michelle Lyman, 801-941-5526, info@ironlungride.com, ironlungride.com

July 29-30, 2016 — Saints to Sinners Bike Relay, Salt Lake City, UT, Fundraiser relay road race from Salt Lake to Las Vegas. Over 500 miles with elevations from 1500 to 10500 feet. Race in teams through the night, fundraiser event for ALS/Lou Gehrig’s Disease., Steven Tew, 801-822-4870, Steven@SaintstoSinners.com, SaintstoSinners.com

July 30, 2016 — Ophir Road Race, UCA Series, Ophir, UT, Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, jared@extramileracing.com, extramileracing.com

August 1-7, 2016 — Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, Various, UT, The Tour of Utah is a UCI 2.HC sanctioned stage race for the top men’s teams in the world. As America’s Toughest Stage Race, the race covers more than 500 miles across Utah, and 52,000 feet of climbing. It is broadcast worldwide on Tour Tracker and is free for spectators., Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah , 801-325-2500, info@tourofutah.com, tourofutah.com

August 13, 2016 — Heber Valley Circuit Race, UCA Series, Heber, UT, Scenic but challenging 8-mile circuits in Heber Valley, Utah. State road race championship for category riders., Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, jared@extramileracing.com, extramileracing.com, racedayeventmanagement.com

August 13, 2016 — Wildflower Hill Climb, Mountain Green, UT, Timed 5.5 mile climb during the 75 mile course option in this women-only cycling event. Age-group cash prizes. Gift for all who complete the climb., Stacie Palmer, 801-644-9940, 801-336-6198, wildflowerpedalfest@gmail.com, wildflowerpedalfest.com

August 20, 2016 — Tour de Park City, UCA Series, Park City, UT, 157 Classic Road Race returns for 2016! 7,500 feet of climbing, 10,750 foot summit. Fully Supported. Start and finish in the same spot., Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, jared@extramileracing.com, tourdeparkcity.com, extramileracing.com

August 26-29, 2016 — Hoodoo 500, Utah Triple Crown, St. George, UT, 500 mile loop race through Southern Utah. Non-stop or stage race, solo and relay team divisions. 300 mile option as well., Deborah Bowling, 818-889-2453, embassy@planetultra.com, Hoodoo500.com

September 10, 2016 — LOTOJA Classic Road Race, Logan, UT, 34th Annual, 1 day, 3 states, 200-plus mile road race from Logan, UT to Jackson Hole, WY., Brent Chambers, 801-546-0090, brent@lotojaclassic.com, lotojaclassic.com

September 10, 2016 — Utah Tour de Donut, American Fork, UT, 9th Annual event – Most fun you’ll have on a bike. Three 7-mile laps, eat donuts to reduce your time. Starts at 8:00 am., Rodney Martin, 801-427-6400, rotaryrod@live.com, Ronald Tolley, 480-285-6281, rtolley@clearvisionreserve.com, Utah Tour de Donut , info@utahtourdedonut.com, utahtourdedonut.org

September 17, 2016 — Harvest Moon Criterium, UCA Series, Ogden, UT, 4 corner crit in Downtown Ogden around the Municipal Park between 25th & 26th Streets. State Criterium Championships for category riders, Tyler Servoss, 801-888-3233, tyler@rockwellrelay.com, teamexcelerator.com

September 23-24, 2016 — Salt to Saint Relay, Salt Lake City, UT, 420 mile relay race from Salt Lake City to St. George following Hwy 89. Broken into 24 legs. Ride Solo, or as 4 or 8 person relay teams. Men, Women, and Mixed categories., Clay Christensen, 801-234-0399, info@salttosaint.com, salttosaint.com

September 24, 2016 — Snowbird Hill Climb, Snowbird, UT, 38th Annual, 9 am start on 9400 S. near 20th East, climb to Snowbird’s entry II. 10 miles, 3500. vertical. Or choose the Ultra Hill Climb option. After the road climb, jump on your mountain bike and climb to the summit of Hidden Peak (14 miles total, 6500’ of climbing)., Misty , 801-933-2115, misty@snowbird.com, snowbird.com/events/bicycle-hill-climb

October 4-7, 2016 — Huntsman World Senior Games Cycling, St. George, UT, Must be 50 years or older. Four events: hill climb, time trial, criterium and road race. Skill divisions I, II, and III., Kyle Case, 800-562-1268, hwsg@infowest.com, seniorgames.net

October 8, 2016 — City Creek Bike Sprint, Salt Lake City, UT, Race starts at the mouth of City Creek Canyon and finishes at Rotary Park where we will have awards, food, music and fun., James Zwick, 801-583-6281, sports@sports-am.com, sports-am.com

October 8, 2016 — The BURN Bicycle Hill Climb, Copperton, UT, Climb Butterfield Canyon. Also 10 K and half-marathon run., Jared Eborn, 801-599-9268, jared@extramileracing.com, burnrace.com, extramileracing.com