Interbike announced the the will be working with the North Carolina Cyclocross organization to host a cyclocross race during its October CycloFest in Charlotte, North Carolina. The race is expected to have one of the largest purses for a cyclocross event on the East Coast, and also will include an Industry Cup category for members of the bike industry.
“NCCX has a reputation of putting on first-class cyclocross events in North Carolina, including a high-profile UCI-sanctioned event in Hendersonville,” said Pat Hus, the vice president of Interbike. “This event will be special with an incredible amount of industry support from the brands that will be exhibiting at CycloFest.”
The race is set to take place on Saturday, Oct. 22, at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte.
Tim Hopkin, the founder of NCCX, said, “We’re excited to partner with Interbike to help make CycloFest a major event in our state.
“The U.S. National Whitewater Center is a great venue, and we’ll put together a challenging course that all levels of racers will enjoy.”
The CycloFest will be open to the trade on Oct. 20-21 and to consumers on Oct. 22-23.
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Fall CycloFest presented by Interbike combines bike and product demos with technical seminars, education, food, music and a little healthy competition. Interbike is excited to partner with the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC to pair our cycling event expertise with their first-class facility to create this unique outdoor experience for our Eastern US retailers and enthusiasts.
What to Expect:
10/20-10/21: 9am – 5pm
10/22: 10am – 6pm
10/23: 10am – 4pm
Make sure to save the date for this exciting new event from Interbike. Registration will open soon. Email us to be put on the list to be the first to learn more.
Now is the time to secure your space! With its convenient access from almost all Eastern U.S. airports and its strategic location among the highest concentration of bike dealers in the country, you are not going to want to miss out. Fall CycloFest features two days of retailer engagement and two days of consumer experience, making it the ideal opportunity to connect with retailers and their customers to showcase your new bikes, components or accessories. To learn more about Fall CycloFest and all the opportunities available, contact your Interbike Account Executive right away!
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