RACE TIME: 8:00 P.M.
Considered one of the most challenging courses in the pro criterium circuit, the Iron Hill Pro Men’s Criterium promises to be the most exciting sports event to hit the streets of downtown West Chester, and for that matter, the entire region, as top professional cyclists from all over the USA and beyond vie for thousands of dollars in prize money.
What’s more, as the next to the last race on the USA CRITS Championship Series calendar, this marquee event has even greater importance for riders out to improve, protect or solidify their position going into the Championship Finals. One thing for sure, you can count on a level of take-it-to-the-limit, professional bike racing that you can’t find anywhere else in the area.
Don’t miss this iconic West Chester bike race, now in its 13th year.
About the route
The Iron Hill Twilight Pro Men’s Criterium makes for an exciting climax to the Benchmark Twilight Cycling Classic. This 75K bike race encompassing 8 city blocks challenges riders with four high-speed 90-degree turns and one short rise. Spectators, only feet away, will feel the wind from the riders with each pass along the .6-mile course at speeds of 35 mph. The Start/Finish Line is next to the Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant at the intersection of Gay and High Streets.