Bombs over Smashville
Nashville's Epic Race Weekend.
Sat. Mar. 29th, SVMIC's Hell of the South
returns for it's 5th annual run at some of the hardest roads in Berlin, TN, The race is intended to be harsh, much like the toughest one-day race in Europe in which the race was modeled after-Paris-Roubaix or otherwise known as Hell of the North,”
Interested in a free tee/lunch - volunteer here!
Sunday, Mar. 30th - Cedar Hill Criterium
Release the Kracken!
Wide-open 4 corner track with enough dynamite packed in 1.5mi to make your legs want to explode.
FREE RACE! Kiddos. Juniors, Beginners FREE RACE!
$2k Pro p/o's. EQUAL p/o's. $1kCash primes.
Great food/music. Great swag!
For more information put down your beer and click here
Intro. to Racing Skills Clinic
Who: Anyone who rides but has not race; **cat.5Men/**cat.4 women.
When: Sat. Mar. 29th 2-5pm
Cedar Hill Park, Madison, TN
How much: FREE
WHAT WILL WE COVER:
The afternoon will be focused on introducing bike riders and folks new to racing general bike handling and race skills needed for riding in a group, drafting, going around turns in a group, safety, and energy conservation. We will also be covering some of the basic information needed for racing with Q & A and a few other basics as they relate to the skills. The main goal of this event is to cover topics regarding on the bike skills and knowledge needed for being comfortable, being energy efficient in a group of riders and maintaining safety for both the rider and the group while covering as many of the bike skills and topics as possible. Be sure to bring your bike and cycling apparel needed for a ride. You will be riding your bike outside in whatever weather conditions are present.
1. Participants who have never raced before will be registered for Sunday morning's beginners race (2-laps) at the Cedar Hill Criterium. You'll have in-race mentoring from seasoned racing TBRA veterans - FREE
2. Participants who complete the beginners race and your legs still want more, we'll get you in one of the official TBRA (TN Bicycle Racing Associations) events for beginners, either the Men's Category 5 or the Women's Cat. 4 race, FOR FREE too! (you will have to purchase a $15 USA Cycling 1-day license).
3. Post-race reviews following your race(s). Then grab some grub, meet some of the great TBRA teams and enjoy the day-long races and festive atmosphere!
Our goal is to get some of you folks who've been riding for awhile, but for whatever reason, just haven't tried the competitive side of the sport.
More details very soon! Email us if you are interested in attending and we'll get you on the list!
Race packet p/u
Black Abbey Brewing Fellowship Hall
2952 Sidco Drive Nashville TN 37204
Fri. Mar. 28th 5-8pm - Hell of the South
Sat. Mar. 29th 4-8pm - Cedar Hill Criterium
Local Taco will be onsite race day serving up their yummy tacos & craft beer to help you finish off your race weekend just right! For catering needs or if you just want to drop in for a local taco in your hood - check out any of the Local Taco locations here
Smoothie King Harding Rd (BelleMeade and Vanderbilt locations) Ed McClarty who owns the Harding Rd and new Vanderbilt Children's location will be handing out samples to help quench that race day thirst and hunger! If you're stop by the Harding Rd. or Vanderbilt Children's location -tell Ed McClarty Cedar Hill Crit sent you in!
Great New lodging sponsors
North Nashville - Courtyard Goodlettsville
East Nashville - Fairfield Inn & Suites Opryland
Host Housing opportunities also available! Email us if you're interested!
Sat. Mar. 29th, 2-5pm@Cedar Hill Park - Free - with a focus on:
1. people who ride but have not raced,
2 Cat. 5 Men, and Cat 4 Women who would like to learn/practice skills and earn points towards upgrade
*People who do participate in the skills clinic can race Sunday's Beginners race - FREE!
**New Racers who want to race Cat 5 Men's or Cat. 4 Women's for their 1st time - FREE!
Kids Race@Noon - FREE
Juniors Race - FREE
Oh yeah. Equal Payouts too! LOL. We've gone cray.
Register today. Field sizes are limited!
Hattie B's Racing
We take pride in promoting a good times bike race within our communities, it's good for the hood and, oh, after we drop the hammer on you, we'll drink all your beer.