EVENT CALENDAR

May
23
Thu
Larkinville Challenge Race 1 @ Larkin Square
May 23 @ 6:00 pm
Larkinville Challenge Race 1 @ Larkin Square

Larkinville Challenge Race 1

Event Chairs: Frank Grillo and Steven Mongielo

Register here: https://www.bikereg.com/larkinville-challenge-race-1

PRE-REG ONLY! This series is a Buffalo Bicycling Club “RACE CLEAN” event. Additional prime money/merchandise also awarded. Prizes/places based on the following minimum field sizes: Cat 1/2/3 minimum field of 50, Cat. 4/5 minimum field of 40.

Promoter reserves the right to combine categories due to insufficient entries or shorten race due to time constraints.  USA Cycling rules apply. Bicycles subject to safety inspection. Junior gear restriction in effect. Free lap rule in effect until final 5 laps; make way to wheel pit for a restart. Registration opens at 5:00 pm and closes ½ hr. prior to the start of each race. Race held rain or shine. No refunds; entry will be considered a donation.

Course: 0.7 mile flat fast 4 corner course. Wide roads with left-hand turns. Finish is on Seneca St. at Larkin Square.  https://www.strava.com/segments/7175559

Series Description: This is a 4 race series with points awarded each race to combine for an overall series winner. Points awarded each race as follows 12 places 25, 18, 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Prime points are awarded at the discretion of the race director as follows, 3 places 5, 3, 1. Ties will be broken by the final placing in the last race.

Parking: will be in Lot on the corner of Exchange and Van Rensselaer StreetValid/ Current USA Cycling or UCI license REQUIRED for all participants. One day license option available on bikereg. Our Canadian friends are welcome, must have a UCI License or purchase a one day license on bikereg. THERE WILL BE NO DAY OF REGISTRATION!

Held under USA Cycling permit.  Last minute race information can be found at buffalocrit@twitter.com

May
30
Thu
Larkinville Challenge Race 2 @ Larkin Square
May 30 @ 6:00 pm
Larkinville Challenge Race 2 @ Larkin Square

Larkinville Challenge Race 2

Event Chairs: Frank Grillo and Steven Mongielo

Registration: https://www.bikereg.com/larkinville-challenge-race-2

PRE-REG ONLY! This series is a Buffalo Bicycling Club “RACE CLEAN” event. Additional prime money/merchandise also awarded. Prizes/places based on the following minimum field sizes: Cat 1/2/3 minimum field of 50, Cat. 4/5 minimum field of 40.

Promoter reserves the right to combine categories due to insufficient entries or shorten race due to time constraints.  USA Cycling rules apply. Bicycles subject to safety inspection. Junior gear restriction in effect. Free lap rule in effect until final 5 laps; make way to wheel pit for a restart. Registration opens at 5:00 pm and closes ½ hr. prior to the start of each race. Race held rain or shine. No refunds; entry will be considered a donation.

Juniors that qualify can register for a second race for $10. * Kids Event * A kid’s bicycle event will be held on June 6, and June 13. All kids are invited to participate. Come to the registration area to register. Parent must be present. Helmets are mandatory. For more information, contact Frank Grillo at (716) 949-6338 or email at larkinvillechallenge@gmail.com

Course: 0.7 mile flat fast 4 corner course. Wide roads with left-hand turns. Finish is on Seneca St. at Larkin Square.  https://www.strava.com/segments/7175559

Series Description: This is a 4 race series with points awarded each race to combine for an overall series winner. Points awarded each race as follows 12 places 25, 18, 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Prime points are awarded at the discretion of the race director as follows, 3 places 5, 3, 1. Ties will be broken by the final placing in the last race.

Parking: will be in Lot on the corner of Exchange and Van Rensselaer StreetValid/ Current USA Cycling or UCI license REQUIRED for all participants. One day license option available on bikereg. Our Canadian friends are welcome, must have a UCI License or purchase a one day license on bikereg. THERE WILL BE NO DAY OF REGISTRATION!

Held under USA Cycling permit.  Last minute race information can be found at buffalocrit@twitter.com

Jun
6
Thu
Larkinville Challenge Race 3
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm
Larkinville Challenge Race 3

Larkinville Challenge Race 3

Event Chairs: Frank Grillo and Steven Mongielo

Registration: https://www.bikereg.com/larkinville-challenge-race-3

PRE-REG ONLY! This series is a Buffalo Bicycling Club “RACE CLEAN” event. Additional prime money/merchandise also awarded. Prizes/places based on the following minimum field sizes: Cat 1/2/3 minimum field of 50, Cat. 4/5 minimum field of 40.

Promoter reserves the right to combine categories due to insufficient entries or shorten race due to time constraints. USA Cycling rules apply. Bicycles subject to safety inspection. Junior gear restriction in effect. Free lap rule in effect until final 5 laps; make way to wheel pit for a restart. Registration opens at 5:00 pm and closes ½ hr. prior to the start of each race. Race held rain or shine. No refunds; entry will be considered a donation.

Juniors that qualify can register for a second race for $10. * Kids Event * A kid’s bicycle event will be held on June 6, and June 13. All kids are invited to participate. Come to the registration area to register. Parent must be present. Helmets are mandatory. For more information, contact Frank Grillo at (716) 949-6338 or email at larkinvillechallenge@gmail.com

Course: 0.7 mile flat fast 4 corner course. Wide roads with left-hand turns. Finish is on Seneca St. at Larkin Square.  https://www.strava.com/segments/7175559

Series Description: This is a 4 race series with points awarded each race to combine for an overall series winner. Points awarded each race as follows 12 places 25, 18, 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Prime points are awarded at the discretion of the race director as follows, 3 places 5, 3, 1. Ties will be broken by the final placing in the last race.

Parking: will be in Lot on the corner of Exchange and Van Rensselaer StreetValid/ Current USA Cycling or UCI license REQUIRED for all participants. One day license option available on bikereg. Our Canadian friends are welcome, must have a UCI License or purchase a one day license on bikereg. THERE WILL BE NO DAY OF REGISTRATION!

Held under USA Cycling permit.  Last minute race information can be found at buffalocrit@twitter.com

Jun
13
Thu
Larkinville Challenge Race 4
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm
Larkinville Challenge Race 4

Larkinville Challenge Race 4

Event Chairs: Frank Grillo and Steven Mongielo

Registration: https://www.bikereg.com/larkinville-challenge-race-4

PRE-REG ONLY! This series is a Buffalo Bicycling Club “RACE CLEAN” event. Additional prime money/merchandise also awarded. Prizes/places based on the following minimum field sizes: Cat 1/2/3 minimum field of 50, Cat. 4/5 minimum field of 40.

Promoter reserves the right to combine categories due to insufficient entries or shorten race due to time constraints.  USA Cycling rules apply. Bicycles subject to safety inspection. Junior gear restriction in effect. Free lap rule in effect until final 5 laps; make way to wheel pit for a restart. Registration opens at 5:00 pm and closes ½ hr. prior to the start of each race. Race held rain or shine. No refunds; entry will be considered a donation.

Juniors that qualify can register for a second race for $10. * Kids Event * A kid’s bicycle event will be held on June 6, and June 13. All kids are invited to participate. Come to the registration area to register. Parent must be present. Helmets are mandatory. For more information, contact Frank Grillo at (716) 949-6338 or email at larkinvillechallenge@gmail.com

Course: 0.7 mile flat fast 4 corner course. Wide roads with left-hand turns. Finish is on Seneca St. at Larkin Square.  https://www.strava.com/segments/7175559

Series Description: This is a 4 race series with points awarded each race to combine for an overall series winner. Points awarded each race as follows 12 places 25, 18, 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. Prime points are awarded at the discretion of the race director as follows, 3 places 5, 3, 1. Ties will be broken by the final placing in the last race.

Parking: will be in Lot on the corner of Exchange and Van Rensselaer StreetValid/ Current USA Cycling or UCI license REQUIRED for all participants. One day license option available on bikereg. Our Canadian friends are welcome, must have a UCI License or purchase a one day license on bikereg. THERE WILL BE NO DAY OF REGISTRATION!

Held under USA Cycling permit.  Last minute race information can be found at buffalocrit@twitter.com

Jun
20
Sat
Hamburg Road Race @ Hamburg Town Park
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am
Hamburg Road Race @ Hamburg Town Park

Registration: https://www.bikereg.com/hamburg-road-race0

This event supported by a grant from the New York State Bicycle Racing Association (NYSBRA).

Parking and registration is located at:   

Taylor Rd Park S-6765 Taylor Rd., Hamburg, NY 14075

Registration will be open from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
* Check in for all races closes at 10:30am *
* There is NO day of race registration *
* NYS Champions race free, provided they wear their championship jersey. Please email thom2544@gmail.com for registration. *

Podiums will take place as soon as feasible after the protest period is done for each category and will start after the conclusion of the Masters 45/55/65 Wmn 1/2/3 race.

Directions:
From the East and West:
Interstate 90 to Exit 57 (Hamburg) Rte 75 South. (straight after tolls).
Approximately 3 miles turn left onto Main St, Rte 62 North
At second roundabout turn right on South Buffalo St.
Take 2nd Left onto Taylor Rd and go approximately 1 mile to park on left.

From Canada:

After entering the US take I-190 south to I-90 West
Interstate 90 to Exit 57 (Hamburg) Rte 75 South. (straight after tolls).
Approximately 3 miles turn left onto Main St, Rte 62 North
At second roundabout turn right on South Buffalo St.
Take 2nd Left onto Taylor Rd and go approximately 1 mile to park on left.

Promoter reserves the right to combine categories due to insufficient entries or shorten races due to time constraints. All prize amounts are for minimum 10 person fields.
USAC rules apply. Bicycles subject to safety inspection.
Race held rain or shine. No refunds; entry will be considered a donation.

Jun
21
Sun
Buffalo Skyline Criterium @ Downtown Buffalo
Jun 21 @ 8:00 am
Buffalo Skyline Criterium @ Downtown Buffalo

The Buffalo Bicycling Club (BBC), host of the Larkinville Challenge, proudly presents this new downtown criterium race.  This event is part of a BBC race weekend (Hamburg Road Race, 6/20/20, Skyline Criterium 6/21/20).  Come visit the city of Buffalo where riders can experience two high-quality race events and explore the resurging queen city.  Host housing available for out of town riders, email: president@buffalobicycling.com for additional details.

COURSE

The Buffalo Skyline Criterium is a new course located directly behind city hall, with a stunning skyline view.  This unique shaped, eight turn (four 90 degree corners, 4 sweeping bends) course will be raced clockwise.  The start-finish is on the wide straightway ideal for a safe sprint finish.

Parking: Primary parking lot: 24s S Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14202 (registration and restrooms located at this address).  Additional street parking available on the Northwest side of course (via Carolina Street).

Race Registration: https://www.bikereg.com/

Stay tuned for additional details….