Bicycle RacesNo motor? No problem. The flat 2-mile road course is a favorite of the bicycle racing fraternity, with events Monday and Tuesday evenings from May through August. Free to spectators. Also the Short Track Mountain Bike series runs on Mondays in June and July, Fall Cyclocross series in September and October and the Cross Crusade Cyclocross event in October.
Monday Night PIR Bicycle Race Series
Monday Night PIR Bike Race Series begins April 13. See actual racing dates below. Races are held at Portland International Raceway in North Portland on a flat, closed, car-free circuit. Separate categories for Novice (ages 14 and up), Women (any age), and Masters Men (ages 30+ & 50+). The race series is a great opportunity for novice-level riders to learn bike racing basics with free clinics throughout the season. Fast and fun racing for everyone. All you need is a helmet, a road bike, and a sense of adventure. More details at www.racemondaynight.com or send email to Kevin as shown below
RACE ENTRY FEE:
Open Categories are all $15 (online) / $20 (in-person)
Novice: $10 all season long
Junior Race is $5. Juniors racing Novice/Women categories are $5 Registration/Season and Team passes contact Kevin
Race Nights Include: April 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18.
CONTACT: Kevin Blair: firstname.lastname@example.org (971) 570-3943
Tuesday Night PIR Bicycle Racing Series
Tuesday Night PIR offers a fun, safe environment for new riders and seasoned veterans to come out and race their bikes in a controlled, car free environment. There are a variety of category options and start times for all abilities. For more info and questions, please go to this link or contact William Laubernds
Season begins May 5 and runs through August 25.
5:15 pm - Registration open
6:00 pm - Juniors - 20 minutes (Hosted by PDX DEVO) Junior season runs 4/15-5/27
6:20 pm - Category 4/5 - 6 laps
6:25 pm - Novice - 5 Laps
6:40 pm - Category 1/2/3 - Between 12-28 Laps, 3-5 Hot Spots depending on daylight
6:45 pm - Category 3/4 - Between 10-26 Laps, 2-4 Hot Spots depending on daylight
Open Categories are all $15.00 (online) / $20 in person
Junior Race is free - Junior racing open categories - $5
Short Track Mountain Bike Series
Get ready for the 13th edition of the Portland
Short Track Series, Portland's signature summer mountain bike race series for
young and old!
The popular series starts on Monday June 3rd, and runs for 8 weeks through July 29th (except July 1). Every Monday, from 5 to 8pm, you can race your mountain bike (or cyclocross bike) with hundreds of other racers of all ages and all levels on a fun and varied course on the infield of PIR. There are 4 race heats and 20 categories to choose from and races typically run for 20-30 minutes. Each night, there is also a free race for kids aged 2-9. For more details, photos, and race action videos, visit www.portlandracing.com or email Kris Schamp at email@example.com.