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The 56th Annual Manhattan Beach Grand Prix returned this year with the course running in a reverse direction.  The new direction was well received by the riders, made the racing less predictable and the course seemed  a little safer with the long straightaway heading into the start / finish line. The venue was festive with …

The 55th Annual Manhattan Beach Grand Prix has been a favorite Summer race in SoCal for over half a century. The Pro 1/2 Men’s and Women’s  1-3 categories  featured solid fields that raced aggressively as they competed for a generous prize list of $8,000. The Pro 1/2 Men’s race ended with field sprint with Justin Williams …

The 55th Annual Manhattan Beach Grand Prix was held under sunny skies and perfect race conditions in the beachside community of Manhattan Beach.  A generous prize list of $8,000 was offered for both the Pro 1/2 Men’s and Women’s 1-3  race. The Pro 1/2 Men’s race ended with field sprint with Justin Williams (Cylance-Cannondale) taking the win …

The 55th Chevron Manhattan Beach Grand Prix will be held in Manhattan Beach, California on Sunday, August 7 on the traditional course at Live Oak Park. With $21,500 in total prize money, there will be seven USA Cycling races.  The headline races are the Women’s Pro 1-3 race at 1:00pm and the Men’s Pro 1-2 …

Nation’s second-oldest, one day bicycle race exciting day for both racing fans and families Celebrating five and a half decades of elite cycling competition, bike racers are gearing up for the Chevron Manhattan Beach Grand Prix on Sunday, August 7. This marks Chevron’s 26th consecutive year as the title sponsor of this event, which was founded …

Manhattan Beach Grand Prix holds a special place in my heart.  It is very close to the center of the known universe, aka the Manhattan Beach Pier, and only a half an hour ride from my humble abode in Santa Monica, CA. The weather was perfect for a bike race. The race started with numerous …