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2014 34th Annual RHBC Classic

Celebrating 34 years of racing in Rock Hill, SC!

The Rock Hill Bicycle Club’s Spring Classic — now in its 34th  year — kicks off the season for cyclists in the Southeast! The Classic features 2 days of racing with prizes awarded to winners in each of 10 categories. Prizes are awarded at the end of the last race. 

Early Packet Pickup & Registration at Rock Hill Bicycle Shop !!
Friday, April 4, 2014 ~ 2 pm to 6 pm

Friday RHBS Registration

RHBC/YPA Criterium $45 extra crit $20

RHBC/YPA Road Race $45

Race Day Registration Starts at 6:30 am

Day of Registration

At the criterium, and road race, registration is available if space remains. Each racer needs to complete a registration form; waiver forms will be available day of event.

Criterium/RR combo (1 race/day) $85

RHBC/YPA Criterium $45 extra crit $20

RHBC/YPA Road Race $45

Download a 2014 Classic Brochure or a 2014 USA Cycling Release Form.

2014 Pricing - PreRegister & Save !!
Registration available thru http://www.pre-reg.com/Users/RacerMain.aspx?Type=1&EventID=808

We are very excited to announce the Road Race and Criterium will be chip timed this year by Charlotte Sports Cycling using the MyLaps ProChip System.  This is the same great timing system they use for the Tour de France and many other pro cycling events around the world.*

 2014 RHBC Classic Criterium (map)

Saturday | 4.5.14 | 7 am – 6 pm
Location Coming Soon
Estimated Participation 500 riders... Number of Races 12
The first day of the 2014 RHBC Classic features the York Preparatory Academy Criterium. This all-day event provides ample opportunities for new and experienced racers to test their skills against racers from all over the country along a 1.1 mile loop course. York Preparatory Academy provides the perfect venue for spectators to watch the multi-lap race.

2014 RHBC/YPA Road Race

Sunday | 4.6.14 | 7 am – 5 pm
Location Coming Soon
Estimated Participation 550 riders... Number of Races 10
The second day of the 2014 RHBC Classic features a challenging road race, located in and around Western York County. This 34 mile, multi-loop race allows riders to test themselves through rolling/hilly countryside while racing thru several small SC towns. Start / Finish is at York Preparatory Academy in Rock Hill, SC .

Map and route que sheet of the road course can be found here : 2014 RHBC Classic Road Race and Que sheet.

For questions or comments please feel free to EMAIL our Competition Director Jim Martin.

* If you do not own a ProChip, you will be provided one but required to leave credit card imprint with registration.  The imprint will be returned to you after chip turn-in.  This is a requirement of the timing company.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Hotel Partners

Please call hotel directly & Mention “Rock Hill Bicycle Club Spring Races” for discount

Microtel Inn & Suites  
1047 Riverview Rd, Rock Hill, SC  29730
(803) 817-7700  Fax: (803) 817-7700
$72 per night up to day before races. 
$62.95 single / $72.95 double / $82.95 suite
 
Country Inn & Suites  
865 Patriot Parkway, Rock Hill, SC 29730
(803) 329-5151 Fax: (803) 329-5811
Prices good up to the March 1st.
Check out the history of our race:

Evolution of the Race

  • 1980 the Spring Races began with Criterium in Fewell Park, Rock Hill
  • 1990 Time Trial event starting in downtown Rock Hill included 150 participants
  • 1991 returned to Criterium at Winthrop Lake
  • 1993 moved to two-day event (Criterium + Road Race)
  • 2004 participation has grown to an average of 425 racers per day
  • 2005 Addition of Friday Night Sprints
  • 2006 Crit moved to downtown Rock Hill, SC
  • 2010 Crit returns to Winthrop Lake

RHBC Spring Omnium Stats

  • One of the first major races of the year for serious competitors
  • Large racer turnout with an average of 500 racers per day
  • 86% of the racers are from states other than South Carolina
  • Racers have attended from Yugoslavia, Canada, CA, FL, GA, KY, LA, MA, NC, NJ, OH, OR, TN, VA, in addition to SC
  • Racers conservatively generated more than 800 room nights for our area hotels and other lodging facilities