New Haven Grand Prix

(WTNH) — Tomorrow night, pro-cyclists will be riding in the New Haven Grand Prix. It is the first time this type of race will be in Connecticut since 2003.

There will be three races: A junior (amateur) race, a Women’s Pro race, and a Men’s Pro Race.

Grand Prix organizers are expecting over 15,000 people on race day.

There will be pizza and beer for spectators.

The CCAP is a non-profit 501c3 charitable organization with a mission is to better the lives of youth and young adults through the sport of cycling. Its goal is to provide opportunities in cycling both in and out of schools, through high school cycling clubs, parks and recreation programs and youth travel teams. After less than two years of existence, the CCAP has established more than 21 school and recreation programs across the state with over 400 participants.

NEWS 8 and SportzEdge.com are proud sponsors and will have continuing coverage of the event.

www.ctcyclingadvancement.org

www.infonewhaven.com/grandprixfestival

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