TRAFFIC

NOTIFICATIONS

PLEASE BE ADVISED OF THE FOLLOWING ROAD CLOSURES ON TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2018.

 

Extended access will be provided to much of the race site until 4:30 pm for local traffic only. Please see details below for 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 in the Kids Zone located at Sixth Street and Columbia Street.

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

Access from East Columbia at Front Street.

Barricades will be removed to allow vehicles to access Frontage Road (near the Army & Navy).

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 TRAFFIC ONLY

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

Refer to Phase 1 & 3 map and Phase 2 map

 

Tenth Street (at Stewardson Way) 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
Restricted Access Area (yellow) – LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY
From 4:30 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 TRAFFIC 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 TRAFFIC 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 TRAFFIC ONLY

From 4:30 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 TRAFFIC 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 TRAFFIC ONLY

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

 

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

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

StreetRouteTimeFull Road Closure (red)Local Traffic Only (yellow)
Columbia StreetTenth St. to 549 Columbia St. driveway12pm to 12amYes-
Columbia Street549 Columbia driveway to Fourth St.12pm to 10pm-Yes
Clarkson StreetBegbie St. to Church St.12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Clarkson StreetBegbie St. to Sixth St.4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Clarkson StreetSixth St. to Church St.12pm to 10pm-Yes
Eighth StreetCarnarvon st. to Anvil Centre driveway12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Eighth StreetAnvil Centre driveway to Columbia St.12pm to 12amYes-
Eighth StreetRoyal Ave to Victoria S4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Eighth StreetVictoria St. to Columbia St.4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Begbie StreetClarkson St. to Front St. Mews9am to 12amYes-
Begbie StreetCarnarvon St. to Clarkson St.12pm to 4:30pm-Yes
Begbie StreetCarnarvon to Front St. Mews4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Begbie StreetClarkson to Front St. Mews10pm to 12amYes-
McKenzie StreetMcKenzie St.12pm to 10pmYes-
Sixth StreetCarnarvon St. to Clarkson St.12pm to 4:30m-Yes
Sixth StreetClarkson St. to Front St. Mews12pm to 10pmYes-
Sixth StreetAgnes St. to Victoria St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Sixth StreetVictoria St. to Front St. Mews4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Church StreetChurch St.12pm to 10pm-Yes
Carnarvon StreetMcInnes Overpass to Blackie St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Carnarvon StreetBlackie St. to Sixth St.4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Carnarvon StreetSixth St. to Fourth St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Victoria StreetEighth St. to Fourth St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Blackie StreetAnges St. to Carnarvon St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes
Alexander StreetAlexander St.4:30pm to 10pmYes-
Lorne StreetLorne St.4:30pm to 10pm-Yes

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

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

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

2018 RACE MAP

2018 RACE MAP

Race & Event Schedule

July 10, 2018

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:

Ruby Campbell

+1.604.515.3821

rcampbell@newwestcity.ca

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