Exposition Wheelmen Time Trial Series
Famous in central Connecticut, the Exposition Wheelmen Time Trial Series takes place over a challenging 10K (6.21 mi.) course from Manchester to Hebron Ct. Riders start at 30 second intervals. Riders accumulate points throughout the season to determine category winners. This event is a way for local riders to practice their TT skills, check their fitness, ogle sweet TT rigs, and most important of all to have a great time riding with friends!
2014 Expo Wheelmen Time Trial Series
Feel free look at the 2013 dates, results, and pictures! Check back this spring for 2014 dates and information!!
Watch Bikereg.com for pre-registration.
2013 Expo Wheelmen Time Trial Series
2013 Dates: May 1st, May 15th, May 29th, June 12th, and June 26th
Time: Registration Opens at 5:00, closes at 6:00, Race starts at 6:30
Registration: Will be at Gay City State Park starting at 5:00. USAC license required. On-line registration available through Bikereg.com. One day ($10) and annual ($60) licenses available. All racers must sign USAC waiver at registration. All USAC rules apply. Helmets required. Registered racers will receive a race number. Riders will keep the same number for the entire series.
We highly encourage all riders to pre-register and pay at bikereg.com as we cannot collect money in the park. If you do not pre-register you will need to bring your payment to the start where it will be collected.
Cost: The “day of” cost is $13 per race, $10 on-line registration for USAC licensed riders. $3 for Juniors. We encourage you to preregister at bikereg.com. Money will otherwise be collected at the start.
Parking: Free parking is available at Gay City State Park. The park closes at sunset. Please do not park on the race course.
|A (Pro, 1,2,3)||A (Pro, 1,2,3)|
|B (3,4,5, Juniors)||B (3,4,5, Juniors)|
One-day license holders may race in any category (nobody likes a sandbagger).
Start: The course starts at the intersection of Birch Mountain Road and Camp Meeting Road in Manchester. Riders will stage on Birch Mountain Road with the actual start on Camp Meeting Road. It is approximately a 20 min. ride from registration to the start, so leave enough time. Please use extreme care when crossing Camp Meeting Road at the start area.
Finish: The course follows Camp Meeting Road, which turns into Route 85 south. The finish is on route 85 opposite the fire station (past the entrance to Gay City State Park).
Directions to Gay City State Park:
From the south/New London Area: Route 2 west to Route 66 east to route 85 north. Follow Route 85 north for 6.7 miles to the park entrance on the left.
From Glastonbury Area: Take Hebron Avenue, Route 94, to Route 85 north. Follow Route 85 north for 2.0 miles to the park entrance on the left.
From the north/Hartford Area: Take I-384 east to exit 5. Follow Route 85 south for 4.7 mile to the park entrance on the right.
2013 Photos Courtesy Steven Yau