To benefit World Bicycle Relief
SRAM Neutral Race Support
Illinois State Road Race Championship
The Intelligentsia Cup is proud to announce that the Illinois Cycling Association has selected the Willow Springs road race presented by Tower Racing as the 2015 Illinois State Road Race Championships. The race date is set for Sunday, July 19th. More information about this race, including the categories and times, will be coming soon.
4th Annual Northwestern Medicine Lake Bluff Criterium and Block Party
Lake Bluff, IL – February 4, 2015 – For the fourth consecutive year, Northwestern Medicine® is the title sponsor and health care partner for the 2015 Northwestern Medicine Lake Bluff Criterium and Block Party. The event will be held on Saturday, July 25th by the Village Green in downtown Lake Bluff, Illinois.
"Having a terrific partner like Northwestern Medicine for the fourth year is huge," said Race Director Marco Colbert. "This has grown into a great community event featuring a full day of exciting bike racing and family fun. Our pro men and women races will again attract national attention as part of USA Cycling’s National Criterium Calendar (NCC) and will draw top cyclists from across the country and around the world."
"Northwestern Medicine is proud to once again sponsor this wonderful community event," said Thomas J. McAfee, president of Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital. "We hope that families will come watch the pros and advanced racers in the Criterium and be inspired to incorporate cycling into their own fitness routines. Promoting healthy activities like cycling supports Northwestern Medicine’s mission to create healthier communities."
"The bike race and the block party are wonderful events to showcase our beautiful community and charming central business district, and provide an opportunity for residents and visitors alike to enjoy a fun-filled intergenerational experience," said Lake Bluff Village President Kathleen O’Hara. "We continue to receive positive feedback regarding these family friendly events and are proud to host such a prestigious sporting event."
2015 Announced Intelligentsia Cup Dates
Sunday, July 19
Willow Springs Road Race pb Tower Racing
(Road Race - Willow Springs, IL)
Saturday, July 25
Northwestern Medicine Lake Bluff Criterium & Block Party
(Criterium - Lake Bluff, IL)
Additional dates and venues to be released soon.
Save the date - 2015