Street Closure Notifications

Please be advised of the following partial and complete street closures on July 9, 2019.

Pedestrian access will remain, though some parts of the course will require crossing at designated, staffed crossings. Don’t let the fences scare you – businesses will remain open!

Extended access will be provided to much of the race site until 4:30 pm for local vehicle access only. Please see details below for specific street, driveway, and parkade access information.

Spectators are encouraged to walk, ride or take transit to the race. For those who ride, a secure bike valet will be available by donation in the Kids Zone located at Sixth Street and Columbia Street.

See you at the races!

Notice of Road Closures

In order to ensure a safe course route and a great spectator experience, several road closures will be in effect on race day. Please review the maps below for detailed closure information.

 

Front Street Mews/Frontage Road

Businesses and residents will have access to Front Street Mews / Frontage Road via Front Street. Barricades will be removed to allow vehicles to access Frontage Road (near the Army & Navy). Traffic control will be provided.

ALL DAY CLOSURES

BEGBIE STREET

Front Street Mews to Columbia Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 9:00 am to 12:00 am (midnight)

Access to Columbia Street from Front Street will not be available. Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map and Phase 2 map.

 

Clarkson Street to Columbia Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 12:00 pm to 12:00 am (midnight)

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map

COLUMBIA STREET

549 Columbia Street driveway (west of Church Street) eastbound toward McBride Boulevard. Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 12:00pm (noon) to 12:00am (midnight)

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map and Phase 2 map

 

Front Street to Church Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 12:00 pm (noon) to 12:00 am (midnight)

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map and Phase 2 map.

SIXTH STREET

Clarkson Street to Front Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 12:00 pm (noon) to 12:00 am (midnight)
Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map

PARTIAL DAY CLOSURES

CARNARVON STREET

Sixth Street to Fourth Street and from McInnes Overpass to Blackie Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY
From 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Refer to Phase 2 map

 

Blackie Street and Sixth Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS
From 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm

Refer to Phase 2 map.

BEGBIE STREET

Carnarvon Street to Clarkson Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY
From 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map

 

Carnarvon Street to Front Street Mews
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY
From 4:30 pm to 12:00 am (midnight)

Refer to Phase 2 map

EIGHTH STREET

Carnarvon Street to Anvil Centre driveway
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 12:00 pm (noon) to 4:30 pm

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map.

 

Royal Avenue to Victoria Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Refer to Phase 2 map

 

Anvil Centre driveway to Columbia Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 12:00 pm to 12:00 am (midnight)
Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map

 

Victoria Street to Columbia Street
Hard Closure Area (red) – NO VEHICLE ACCESS

From 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm or later
Refer to Phase 2 map

SIXTH STREET

Carnarvon Street to Clarkson Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 12:00 pm (noon) to 4:30 pm
Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map

 

Agnes Street to Victoria Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 3:00 pm until 10:00 pm
Refer to Phase 2 map

 

Victoria Street to Front Street
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL ACCESS ONLY

From 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm or later
Refer to Phase 2 map

StreetRouteTimeFull Road Closure (red)Local Access Only (yellow)
Columbia StreetFront Street to Church Street12pm to 12amYes-
Columbia Street549 Columbia driveway to Fourth Street12pm to 10pm-Yes
Clarkson StreetBegbie Street to Church Street12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Clarkson StreetBegbie Street to Sixth Street4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Clarkson StreetSixth Street to Church Street12pm to 10pm-Yes
Eighth StreetCarnarvon Street to Anvil Centre driveway12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Eighth StreetAnvil Centre driveway to Columbia Street12pm to 12amYes-
Eighth StreetRoyal Avenue to Columbia Street3pm to 10pm-Yes
Begbie StreetClarkson Street to Front Street Mews9am to 12amYes-
Begbie StreetCarnarvon Street to Clarkson Street12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Begbie StreetCarnarvon Street to Front Street Mews4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Begbie StreetClarkson Street to Front Street Mews10pm to 12amYes-
McKenzie StreetMcKenzie Street12pm to 10pmYes-
Sixth StreetCarnarvon Street to Clarkson Street12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Sixth StreetCarnarvon Street to Clarkson Street12pm to 4:30m-Yes
Sixth StreetAgnes Street to Victoria Street3pm to 10pm-Yes
Sixth StreetVictoria Street to Front Street Mews4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Church StreetChurch Street12pm to 10pm-Yes
Carnarvon StreetFrom McInnes Overpass to Blackie Street3pm to 10pm-Yes
Carnarvon StreetFrom Sixth Street to Fourth Street3pm to 10pm-Yes
Carnarvon StreetBlackie Street to Sixth Street4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Carnarvon StreetSixth Street to Fourth Street4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Victoria StreetEighth Street to Fourth Street4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Blackie StreetAgnes Street to Carnarvon Street4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Alexander StreetAlexander Street4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Lorne StreetLorne Street4:30pm to 10pm-Yes

Traffic Control Area: Prior to Race & After Race (Phase 1 & Phase 3)

a map showing the road closures during the set up and teardown of the New West Grand Prix July 9 2019. Text based description included on page.

Traffic Control Area: Race Course Setup Stage (Phase 2)

A map of the road closures during the race for the New West Grand Prix July 9 2019. Text based description included on page.

Q to Q ferry service has also been extended to 10:00 pm on race day!

2019 RACE MAP

2019 RACE MAP

Race & Event Schedule

July 9, 2019

The criterium-style race features a mass start and a 935-meter circuit that cyclists navigated for an expected 45-55 laps.

Let the races begin.

NEW WEST KIDS PRIX

4:45pm

Riders 4 and under will race one straight-a-way; riders 5 – 6 and 7 – 8 years will race two lengths of Columbia Street; and riders 9 – 12 years will race three lengths of Columbia Street.

 

YOUTH RACE

5:30pm

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 RACE

6:15pm

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

 

PRO MEN RACE

7:30pm

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

 

AWARDS PRESENTATION

9:00pm

Top 3 Men & Women in their respective races.

Contact

For event details please contact:

Michelle Dean

+1.604.515.3827

mdean@newwestcity.ca

For sponsorship opportunities please contact:

Lori Dick

+1.604.515.4469

ldick@newwestcity.ca

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