Ladera Ranch will be hosting its 7th Annual Ladera Ranch Grand Prix of Cycling presented by SmartStop, an all-day cycling event on Sunday, June 16th. The Grand Prix comprises of twelve different races throughout the day from 8am to 6pm with 100% of the event proceeds benefitting local charity Laura’s House.
Last year the event hosted 500 racers and event officials expect to have between 600-800 participants this year. And, as extra incentive, this year the race is offering over $7,500.00 in cash and prizes thanks to it Presenting Sponsor SmartStop and Supporting Sponsors Shimano, PRO, Pyramid Breweries, Hot Shoppe Designs, Cytomax, Mouse Graphics and Rock N’ Road Cyclery.
“Last year’s event blew away all our expectations. This is an ultra fast course that proved to be as exciting to watch last year as to participate”, said Jeff Davis, event founder. “The sixth edition of this event brought out all the big names in local cycling and we anticipate an even broader range of athletes making this race one of the most exciting races of the cycling season. We also added a kids race in the middle of the day to bring in more families to the event.”
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