The sprinters of the top men’s and women’s pro teams will light up the night in Anniston, Alabama today at the eighth Sunny King Criterium, a NRC race for both the men and women.
Last year’s men’s pro winner, Karl Menzies, will be back to defend his throne with full support from his UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis team as they tackle the leadout train once again. Jamis/Sutter Home p/b Colavita, Team Mt Khakis fueld by Jittery Joe’s, Fly V Australia, Team Type 1, Kenda p/b Geargrinder and Bahati Foundation squad will all be looking for the win.
With last year’s women’s pro winner, Brooke Miller, racing in Europe this weekend, her Team TIBCO/To The Top will try to the retain the crown without her while Colavita/Baci p/b Cooking Light, Team Vera Bradley Foundation and Team Kenda
The one-hour women’s pro race is scheduled to start at 6:20 PM CT and the 60-lap men’s pro event will roll off at 7:30 PM CT. Racers will complete laps around the flat four-corner, .7-mile rectangular downtown circuit that finishes with a slight uphill rise.
Entry fees will be donated to Relay For Life, a local chapter of the American Cancer Society.
Watch live. All races should stream on www.sunnykingcriterium.com. Full course action will be captured by 5 cameras on the race course