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The Rock Hill Bicycle Club Race History Overvievw

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