CX Championships At Los Angeles Largest And Most Storied Park

This weekend is primed for a hard fought, battle-tested race course. Directly below the Griffith Park Observatory, the Greek Theatre/Vermont Canyon Park is the venue where SoCalCross Prestige Series will host the 2016 SCNCA District CX Championships on December 4th.

SoCalCross Prestige Series to host 2016 SCNCA District CX Championships Sunday, December 4th at Griffith Park

cacxflyer1-1Directly below the Griffith Park Observatory, the Greek Theatre/Vermont Canyon Park is the venue where SoCalCross Prestige Series will host the 2016 SCNCA District CX Championships on December 4th.  The Park is the City of Los Angeles largest and most storied park.  Visibility is unmatched in venues across the region and a prime location for the District Championships.

Home to SoCalCross Prestige Series since 2010 including two weekends of UCI racing as CXLA, this weekend is primed for a hard fought battle-tested race course.  Distance will be shorter than most traditional courses 2.3km but with the sloped hillside and course design features will have lap times at a more than legal course minimum.  2014 course UCI women were doing 8 min laps and the men 7min.  We estimate 6 min for fastest riders and longer from there.

Date:  Sunday, December 4, 2016

Where:  Greek Theatre/Vermont Canyon Park – 2715 N. Vermont Ave. Los Angeles CA 90028

(34) District Championship Categories are being offered:

  • (10) Junior Men/Women:  9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18 
  • (4) Masters Men (CX1-4): 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54
  • (4) Masters Men (CX1-5): 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
  • (5) Masters Women (CX1-4): 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55+
  • (1) Elite Men A: CX1/2/3
  • (1) Elite Men: CX3
  • (1) Elite Men: CX4
  • (1) U23 Men (CX1-4)
  • (1) Elite Women: CX1/2
  • (1) Elite Women: CX3/4
  • (1) Single Speed Men A (CX1-5)
  • (1) Single Speed Men B (CX3-5)
  • (1) Single Speed Women (CX1-4)
  • (1) Collegiate Men (CX1-5)
  • (1) Collegiate Women (CX1-5)
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