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2010 san dimas stage race preview   2010 San Dimas Stage Race Preview

Over 800 top notch professional and amateur cyclists will compete on Southern California for the 2010 San Dimas Stage Race scheduled March 19-21, 2010 which will be hosted by SC Velo, a local bike club.

The race is composed of three stages which includes a Kids Race on its last day. The San Dimas Stage Race is an important event in preparation for the Redlands Classic and the USA Cycling National Race Calendar.

Stage 1 sponsored by Glendora Chevrolet follows a 3.8 mile course going up Glendora Mountain Road (GMR) consisting of individual time trials. The first rider will start at 9:00 A.M. and the last rider in the late afternoon.

Stage 2 sponsored by San Dimas Hospital will be done around Bonelli Park in a 7.5 mile circuit course. For the Pro & Elite Men category, the riders will be making a number of loops around the course with a racing distance of 84 miles and 56 miles for the Women’s Elite category. The first set of riders will begin racing at 7:55 A.M. and the last ones at 1:15 P.M.

Stage 3 sponsored by Incycle bike stores and Cannondale bikes takes off to Old Town San Dimas streets. The race consists of a 1.2 mile course and the first group will start at 8:45 A.M. and the last riders starting at 3:00 P.M.

Men’s Pro/Elite: 90 Minutes
Women’s Pro/Elite: 55 minutes

The Kids Races sponsored by Shimano, is open to all children and will be held on the last day of the event at 12:30 P.M. in downtown San Dimas. All participants are required to wear a helmet.

Via DailyPeloton