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Cary Hosting Elite BMX Athletes from Around the World Ahead of 2020 Olympic Qualifiers

Post Date:04/01/2019 2:58 PM
  • Cary is hosting the second stop of the NC MBX Series in partnership with the International Cyclists’ Union on Saturday, April 6 at 11 a.m. at Sk8-Cary.
  • This event will allow elite BMX riders from around the world to earn points towards their qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games.
  • This event is free to attend for spectators.

Cary, NC – Cary will host some of the top BMX athletes in the world as part of the second stop of the NC BMX Series in partnership with the International Cyclists’ Union on Saturday, April 6 at 11 a.m. at Sk8-Cary. This event will allow elite BMX riders to earn points towards their qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games, the first Olympic Games to ever feature the sport. This event is one of the final events prior to National and International Championships for riders to earn points towards Olympic Qualification.  

Parking will also be available at the Black Creek Greeway Trailhead. The NC BMX Series Stop II is free for spectators to attend. Elite Registration is $50; Expert Open Registration Fee is $40; Novice Registration Fee is $30; Registration closes at the start of the event.

Passes for the media will be available upon arrival.

In the event of adverse weather, the event will be moved to Sunday, April 7. For more information, visit www.townofcary.org/sk8Cary or call (919) 380-2970. For a list of upcoming events check out www.townofcary.org/calendar and be sure to follow the @TownofCary on Twitter and @TownofCaryNC on Facebook.

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Primary Contacts

Billy Dexter, Operations & Program Supervisor - Action Sports, (919) 380-2970
Stephen McNulty, Public Information Specialist, (919) 380-4240

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