2017 New West Grand Prix

ABOUT NEW WEST GRAND PRIX

The New West Grand Prix is the newest member of BC Superweek that is North America’s most prestigious road cycling series. The City of New Westminster will play host to the best riders in North America with over 13 different nationalities represented.

BC Superweek events attain 5,000 – 20,000 spectators. The events also attract all the main media outlets and receive significant social media attention from all the teams that attend.

RACE MAP & SCHEDULE

Start Time 4:45 pm (PST)

Start Time 5:30 pm (PST)

Start Time 6:15 pm (PST)

Start Time 7:30 pm (PST)

To commence at 9:00 pm (PST)

NEW WEST GRAND PRIX RACES

The streets of New Westminster will host the fastest cyclists in North America on Tuesday, July 11th. Riders from across the world will be lining up for what is expected to be fast and furious professional women’s and men’s events. This event is FREE with something for everyone. So come out and cheer the cyclists as they are sure to put on an amazing show!

KIDS RACE (Free)

Bring your whole family and watch kids race on the home stretch of the same course as the pros! For kids 12 and under.

 

Riders 3 – 5 years will race one straight-a-way; riders 6 – 9 years will race two lengths of Columbia Street; and riders 10 – 12 years will race four lengths of Columbia Street. All racers are to check in at the Kids Zone at 3:30 pm on Columbia Street (exact location to be confirmed in July). All racers MUST provide their own bike and helmet.

 

Kids Race Day Sign- In Details
Time –
3:00-3:30 (please come early)
Location –
Kids Zone (Columbia Street in front of the Police Station)

 

Registration is now closed for the Kids Race

YOUTH RACE

An opportunity for our next generation to show off their abilities. Young racers aged 12-16 can register through their youth cycling club.

PRO WOMEN 1/2/3 RACE

See world class athletes, including some that have represented their respected countries at World Championships and Olympics.

PRO MEN 1/2 RACE

See the best North American cyclists reach speeds over 70km/hr that can only be fully appreciated experiencing it live.

GET INVOLVED IN OUR INAUGURAL EVENT

There is something for everyone to do – from the kids race, the expo, to race marshals. This is your chance to see the race up close and personal and engage in your community.

Interested in hosting a rider or two? This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about professional cycling and host an athlete that has traveled from across the globe. Best of all – you will be able to cheer them on as they race around the streets of New West!

RIDER REGISTRATION

Registration now open for all Professional Categories.

RIDER HOST HOUSING

Host housing is available to athletes racing all BC Superweek events on a first come, first serve basis. We will do our best to accommodate you and please remember that space is limited. To sign up for host housing and reserve your spot.

EVENT SPONSORS

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'The fast-paced world of professional cycling will soon be on the historic streets of New Westminster. Momentum is building for the New West Grand Prix, and we hope you can join us at the finish line July 11, 2017.'

– Jonathan Coté, Mayor of New Westminster

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