LAS VEGAS, NV (BRAIN)—Shiftless cyclocrossers now have a category especially for them. Joining the lineup of the Bicycling Magazine Wheelers & Dealers Race is the Raleigh Single Speed Challenge thanks to official bicycle sponsor Raleigh.
The addition of the single speed category to the bicycle industry "race for bragging rights" is a great way to honor Raleigh's role in supporting the Single Speed World Championships scheduled October 24 in Seattle (see www.sscxwc.org for more info).
Registraton for all categories opens noon (EST) on Monday, August 16 on the Web site www.crossvegas.com (click on link). Complete details including license requirement are available on the site.
The Wheelers & Dealers race is the first event in a great evening of racing at CrossVegas on Wednesday, September 22 startiing at 7 p.m. The Elite Women race at 8 p.m. followed by the Elite Men at 9 p.m.