Race Weekend Series Schedule

Friday, July 10

Race Clinics

These men's and women's clinics are for racers of all abilities. Get an introduction to the basics of racing, practice some race drills on our skills course and ride the race course with pro's while getting tips and practicing race techniques. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers throughout.

Even for the seasoned racer, these clinics provide a great venue to brush up on racing skills and technique. In addition, attendees will earn upgrade points for participating. 

  • Free if you pre-register.
  • $10 day of registration.

Women's clinic Men's clinic

Saturday, July 11

Miller Energy Criterium

For more information, contact Jon Ballema at btrracedirector@gmail.com or (269) 350-4087.
EventStartDistanceEntryPrizes
Masters 55+ (Cat 1-4) State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
8 a.m. 35 minutes $35 $280 to 4 places
Masters 45+ (Cat 1-4) State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
8:45 a.m. 45 minutes $35 $625 to 9 places
Masters 35+ (Cat 1-4) State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
9:40 a.m. 55 minutes $35 $750 to 10 places
Men Elite 3/4
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Scored separately
10:45 a.m. 50 minutes $35 Cat 3: $750 to 10 places
Cat 4: $645 to 9 places
Kid’s Race 11:45 a.m. Varies by age Free Ribbons
Women 1/2/3 State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Cat 3 scored separately
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
12:05 p.m. 60 minutes $35 $800 to 8 places
Women 4 State Championship
  • 75 rider field limit
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
1:15 p.m. 40 minutes $25 Medals to 3 places
Men Pro 1/2/3
  • 100 rider field limit
2:05 p.m. 70 minutes $40 $1990 to 20 places
Junior 15-18 State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Men and women scored separately
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
3:25 p.m. 45 minutes $15 Men: $160 to 4 places
Women: Medals to 3 places
Junior 9-14 State Championship
  • 100 rider field limit
  • Men and women scored separately
  • Michigan Challenge Points race
4:20 p.m. 25 minutes $15 Men: Medals to 3 places
Women: Medals to 3 places
Men Elite 5
  • 50 rider field limit
4:50 p.m. 30 minutes $25 Medals to 3 places

Register now!

  • Online registration closes July 9, 2015 at 10 p.m.
  • Entry includes $3 rider insurance surcharge, USA Cycling registration charges additional.
  • $10 discount for a second race.
  • Late fee: $20 for day-of registrations.

Registration will be at the Southwest Michigan Innovation Center, 4717 Campus Drive, Kalamazoo, 49008 and will open at 6:30 a.m. and close 30 minutes prior to each race.

Race lunch: Scott’s Pig Roast is the official race site food vendor, supplying lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy Scott’s famous Memphis style BBQ.

logoSunday, July 12

Maple Hill Race for Wishes

The Maple Hill Race for Wishes will once again be taking place in the rolling vineyards of Lawton, MI. As the last road race on the 2015 Michigan Challenge Race Series, it's sure to be an exciting finish! In partnership with Make-A-Wish of Michigan, come out and race your bike while also granting wishes for kids all over the state. Check out the website or their Facebook site for the latest updates on the race.