New Addition to the GCS!
GBRA is excited to announce another race just added to the GCS! The Rumble at Roebling Road is now on the GCS calendar for the weekend of August 8th and 9th. The race features closed course circuit races on a 2 mile race track just outside of Savannah! WIth this addition, we now have the following races in the GCS for 2015:
Tundra Time Trial (completed)
Gainesville Gran Prix Circuit Race (completed)
Geinesville Gran Prix Road Race (completed)
Blue Goose Road Race (completed)
SECCC Championship Category Road Races (completed)
SECCC Championship Category Criteriums (completed)
Athens Orthopedic Clinic Twilight Criterium (completed)
Historic Roswell Criterium (completed)
PAALS Cycling Festival (Frazier Cycling Criterium)
State Championship Road Race
Georgia Games Road Race
Georgia Games Criterium
State Championship Time Trial
Rumble at Roebling Road - Day 1
Rumble at Roebling Road - Day 2
Grant Park Criterium
Litespeed-BMW Twilight Criterium - State Championship Criterium
Women's Racing Clinic April 14th
GBRA is excited to spread the word about a great opportunity for female riders and aspiring racers in Georgia! On April 14th Atlanta Cycling in Vinings will be hosting a race clinic and ride with 2011 National Road Race Champion and WCA CEO, Robin Farina! The cost to attend is only $20 and includes the clinic, group ride with Robin, and post ride Q&A dinner. Register today at http://womenscyclingassociation.com/news/join-ride-tour-atlanta/
GCS Standings Page Live!
With results posted from this past weekend's Tundra TT, the Georgia Championshp Series standings page is now live on USACycling.org! You can chack the current standings at any time during the season at the following link: https://www.usacycling.org/series/georgia-championship-series.
See everyone at the next event, the Gainesville Gran Prix, the weekend of March 7-8!
Schedule Page Fixed!
We have fixed the schedule page so that you can now sort events by discipline, and also by tme trial, road race, and criterium within the road disciipline. Hope that helps! If you experience any other problems with the website please give us a shout at email@example.com.
2014 GCS Winners' Jerseys in Stock!
The 2014 GCS Winners' Jerseys have arrived from Starlight and will be mailed out the address listed on the licenses of their respective winners. Do you want to win one of these sweet jerseys this year? Well, we'd better see you at the Tundra TT this weekend in Cumming!
2015 GCS Overhaul
GBRA is excited to announce a significant change to the Georgia Championship Series for 2015! This year, ALL time trials, road races, and criteriums in Georgia will be eligible for inclusion in the GCS! Hopefully you've been riding over the winter because we'll be getting the series off to a great start with the rescheduled Tundra Time Trial in Cumming on February 15th. Hope to see you all out there!
Promoters: Do you want your event to be included in the GCS? Give us a shout at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please see the GCS Info page for further details!
2015 Championship Categories
Riders! For 2015 GBRA will be awarding State Champion and Georgia Championship Series jerseys for the following Categories:
OPEN CATEORIES (MEN/WOMEN): P/1/2, 3, 4
JUNIORS (MEN/WOMEN): 9-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18
MASTERS MEN: 35+, 45+, 55+
Plan your category racing accordingly!
-due to logistical issues with separating out Category 2 men, GBRA has elected to combine the P/1/2 categories
-junior categories now match the USA Cycling's Road Development Race Series (RDRS)
Category 'C' Official Class - Postponed
This class has been posrponed until March 1st, 2015
USA Cycling Category ‘C’ Official Class will be held on February 8, 2015, beginning at 10 AM. The class and test may last until 5 PM. The cost of the class is the official license fee of $35 The class will be held at Our Way Cafe, 2831 E. College Ave, Decatur, GA. To sign up for the class, contact John Patterson (email@example.com)
2015 GBRA Race Schedule Announced
The preliminary 2015 GBRA Race Schedule has been published and is ready for viewing! Please take note of the following State Championship Races:
May 30th - Junior Track Championships
June 6th/7th - Junior Regional Championships
June 20th - State Road Race Championships
August 1st - State Track Championships
August 2nd - State Time Trial Championships
August 15th - State Criterium Championships
Promoters and Race Organizers: Is your Georgia race information missing or incomplete? Please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can keep our schedule accurate and up to date!
GBRA Welcomes Mike Barman to the 2015 Board of Directors
With the departure of Jeff Hopkins for greasier pastures, Mike Barman will stepping in to fill the role of velodrome rep on the 2015 GBRA Board. Mike brings with him over 25 years of experience in the bicycle racing community as racer, coach, and administrator. Please join us in welcoming Mike to the 2015 GBRA Board of Directors!