2013 OPTUM/TMC Old Pueblo Grand Prix
Professional bicycle racing comes to downtown Tucson March 9, 2013
The OPTUM/TMC Old Pueblo Grand Prix is a premier cycling event in the heart of downtown Tucson that is FREE to spectators. New for 2013, the Old Pueblo Grand Prix will be part of the USA Cycling National Criterium Calendar (NCC) and still part of the USACrits series. With $23,000 in cash prizes the Old Pueblo Grand Prix will attract top professional athletes from around the country. It's a perfect reason to bring your friends and family to downtown and experience high speed pro bike racing right here in Tucson. Races start at 6:00 PM when the Pro Women racers take to the .6 mile course. Make sure to bring your children for the kids race at 4:30 PM and grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants located a couple blocks of the race course. Following the Pro Womens race is the Pro Mens race at 8:00 PM, giving the Tucson crowds a first hand experience of night crit racing. Make it a special evening by purchasing VIP tickets where you will get the best views, catered snacks from PLAYGROUND, and drink tickets plus cash bar. The 2013 OPTUM/TMC Old Pueblo Grand Prix is an event for everyone and its right here in your downtown Tucson. Enjoy the excitement of the Grand Prix and then head over to 2nd Saturdays for great music and entertainment.