2011 - Cross at the River

Despite a couple of false starts and last minute conflicts, Cross at the River WILL be held at the beautiful river park in Buena Vista on SundaySept. 18th.

Bring the family and enjoy the fall colors in one of the most scenic areas of Colorado. Flier to be posted soon. Come early if you have a runner in the family and take advantage of the Fall color run 5k, 10k or 1/2 marathon on Saturday.

Registration: $25 - Mail with ACA Release to: PO Box 1560, Buena Vista, CO 81211. Mail-in entries must be post marked by 9/12 2011. Second race $10. Make checks payable to South Central Racing. Race day registration Opens at 8:00 am and closes 20 minutes prior to your race. Juniors race free in Junior classes/$10 for Juniors racing in Senior races. Must have an ACA license to race. One-day license available for $10. Annual license will not be sold at race. You can also register online at: http://www.bikereg.com/events/register.asp?eventid=14232. Online registration closes Friday, September 16, 2011 at 11:00 PM ET (9 PM MST) Online registration is $25 (+$2.80 BikeReg service fee charged at checkout)

Parking: Follow signs to race parking at east end of Main St. Please do not park in lot directly in front of the community center. Changing / bathrooms available at community center or at boathouse.
Course: One of the most scenic in Colorado! A nice blend of dirt path, trails, pavement, grass and a couple of hills in the river park along the Arkansas River.

Directions: From Denver, take Hwy 285 south to Johnson Village, turn north on Hwy 24 for 2 miles into Buena Vista. Turn east at the stoplight. Go through downtown to the river park. From CO Springs, take hwy 24 west to Johnson Village, turn north on Hwy 24 for 2 miles into Buena Vista. Turn east at the stoplight. Go through downtown to the river park. From I-70, take Hwy 91 exit at Copper Mtn. South through Leadville on Hwy 24 to Buena Vista. Turn east at stoplight. Go through downtown to river park. From Buena Vista, Ride your bike! Host Hotel is Best Western Vista Inn. Contact them at 719-395-8009. Mention “bike race” for special room rates

For info contact Doug Robison doug@southcentralracing.com

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Cross at the River

Cross at the River race flier should be posted in a couple days. Registration is active now on Bikereg. Make sure entry fee says $25 for senior categories.

Second race is $10, all junior categories are free.

Course changes include a much longer wide open starting straight, and a nice section of COBBLESTONE street in the South Main neighborhood.

Also for all the weekend warriors out there come give the 45+4's a try in the afternoon!