The first stop of the 2nd annual Connecticut Series of Cyclocross
Join us at the Aetna Silk City Cyclocross race on September 21st! A portion of each race entry will be donated to the MCC Foundation Scholarship Fund. MCC.commnet.edu/foundation/
Free T-Shirts are back thanks to our title sponsor Aetna.
To show our appreciation to you, the racer, the first 100 paid pre-registered racers will receive a Free Silk City Cyclocross event T-shirt (limit 1) provided by our title sponsor Aetna
Custom medals for racer winners...
Courtesy of Hurley Metal Fabrication
Are you fast off the line? If so, don't miss the hole-shot and get a bag of beans! (sorry,not for kids/Jr's races)
Thanks to our great sponsoring partners for all of their support! Aetna, Lynch Toyota, Hurley Metal Fabrication, Manchester Honda, Eastern Mountain Sports, Manchester Cycle Shop, Manchester Community College, Daybreak Coffee Roasters & Truebar.
Download course maps here and here
Parking will be in the upper campus "B" lot
Juniors race for FREE: We'll pay all the fees including the one-day license if you need one. You don't have to race a junior field to qualify. Pre-register here if you want to race another category field and we'll comp you at registration. Sorry kids, only one free race.
All National and New England Regional Cyclocross Champions - Free entry: Limited to the field that you are the champion of and you must wear your championship jersey in that race. Second race at the reduced second race rate. Pre-reg here and you will receive a comp at race registration
MCC Students - Free entry to one race: Must show valid student ID, USACycling or one-day license required. Day of registration only.
USA Cycling license required. One-day licenses can be purchased at registration for $10. Day of registration will be available from 8:00am until ½ hour before scheduled start time for all fields; a $10 day of registration fee will apply (except Juniors U-15). Additional races only $10. Promoter reserves the right to cancel or combine fields with less than 10 pre-registered riders. Fields that pay 5 places must have a minimum of 20 riders. Less than 20 will pay 3 places.
All USA Cycling rules apply. Mountain bikes without bar-ends are acceptable. Helmets are required at all times. Jerseys must have sleeves (no tank-tops or vests).
Centrally located minutes East of Hartford, Ct.
1.5 hours from Boston
2 hours from New York City
2 hours from Albany
Manchester Community College
60 Bidwell Street
Manchester, CT 06040