Palmer’s Sand Springs Criterium Bike Race will take place Sunday, May 17th.  Garfield street will be closed due to the race from 7am-5pm.  Apologies for an inconvenience from the Sand Springs Chamber of Commerce.
Here are the times and details for anyone who is interested in participating.  Online registration will close at midnight on May 15th.  To register, Click Here.
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Course Description: Technical course with short, challenging climbs and a fast sprint finish located in downtown Sand Springs. The course will be closed to traffic. Wheel pit will be along town triangle and accessible from two points. Wheels in Wheels out. Start/Finish is located at N. McKinley and E. Broadway in Sand Springs.
Directions: From Tulsa: US 412 East toward Enid/Sand Springs 6.1 miles, Exit Adams Rd onto 2nd street, Follow signs to event parking. From OKC: Exit I-44 at Exit #215/Ok97 toward Sand Springs/Sapulpa, left on N 9th ST [Ok-97] follow for 8.6 miles to 2nd street. Right on 2nd to McKinley.
Registration: Race day registration opens at 7:00am and will be open all day.**Race Day Registration increases by $10.00. Registration closes 15 minutes before each race. $15 for each additional race. One-day and annual USAC licenses will be on sale. Online registration at Online registration closes midnight May 15th.
State Championship Information: Palmer’s Sand Springs Criterium is hosting Age Based Oklahoma Championships only. State Championship Jerseys will be offered in the age groups listed below. Ages are based on the racing age of your 2015 USACycling license. You must race your age group and are only eligible for championship and prize money/awards for your age group. Out of state riders and racers using a one day license are not eligible for State Champions, but may race for prize money/awards. All races not listed below will not be awarded State Championship Jerseys. State Championship Categories: Men 23-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50- 59 and 60+. Men U23 (age 19-23). Juniors (both women and men) 9-14, 15-16 and 17-18. Women 23-29, 30-39 and 40+.
Kids Race Information: Kids race is for anyone under the age of 9. Parents must sign a waiver but there is no charge. Kids will do a very short section of the race course. Everyone will get a ribbon or medal at the finish.
Legalities: Race is held under USAC permit #2015-743. USA Cycling rules apply. Race will be held rain or shine. All racers are required to have a current USAC license or purchase a license on race day. Parents or guardians must sign entries for riders under 18. Promoters reserve the right to combine classes, cancel classes, adjust course length and/or start times. Entry Fee includes $3 insurance surcharge and $0.75 Local Association surcharge.
Contact: Seth Likens