The cycling population of Bend is going to grow exponential this weekend – in preparation for the USA Cycling National Championships.  Junior, U23 and Elite road racers from all over the country will descend on Bend to compete in road racing, time trial and criterium events.  For six days, June 22-27, riders will compete at the country’s highest level of bike racing and spectators will be treated to US cycling culture at its best.

The schedule of events for both racers and cycling enthusiasts is extensive; so to make it easy on you, below are some of the highlights you won’t want to miss.

For the complete calendar of events click here.

Tuesday June 22 6-8pm

Meet the riders of Peanut Better & Co. Twenty12, the nation’s top professional women’s cycling team along with their coach, Kristin Armstrong for a PB&J picinic at Webcyclery.

Wednesday June 23rd 4:00pm – 10:00pm

Welcome USA Cycling Party in NorthWest Crossing!

Friday June 25th 4:00pm – 10:00pm

USA Cycling Block Party on Minnesota Ave!  Live Music, Food and Beverages all afternoon and into the night in Downtown Bend.

Saturday June 26th 6:30pm

Chasing LegendsFilm Premiere at the historic Tower Theater. Presented by Webcyclery and Scott Bikes. $2 of every ticket will go to Central Oregon Trail Alliance. Show will start at 7:30pm. Watch the trailer, find our more information and purchase tickets through Webcyclery here.

Everyday

Join the Bend Endurance Academy on they daily Junior Group Rides, previews some of the courses and exploring some of Bend’s best cycling routes.

Ride fast, be safe, and enjoy Bend…. we are glad to be host to such an awesome event! For complete details on the USA Cycling Junior, U23 & Elite Road Racing National Championships in Bend click here.

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