2016 CYCOLOGY CYCLING CRITERIUM/RACE

WHO/WHAT IS CYCOLOGY?

  • Cycology Riding Club is the premier recreational cycling club in Nigeria. It was established to promote cycling both as a healthy lifestyle choice and as a sport. We have about 180 members from over 20 countries
  • Our members are high-level private and public sector executives and business owners, both male and female

WHAT IS A CRITERIUM?

  • A Criterium is a high-intensity cycling race held over a course that is closed to all foot and vehicular traffic.   Participants go around the course several times, with the winner being the first to complete the required number of laps. It is a fast-paced, exciting competition with riders constantly attacking and counter-attacking.

WHO ARE THE PARTICIPANTS?

  • The top professional riders from 7 states; Lagos, Ogun, Kaduna,  Delta, Bayelsa, Plateau and Rivers, as well as some of the top  recreational club riders in Nigeria, both male and female

WHEN/WHERE IS THE EVENT?

  • The event is being held at the Eko Atlantic project grounds on Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island. It is on the 30th of May and starts at 10:00am

WHAT TO EXPECT?

  • 4 different cycling races; Male Pro, Female Pro, Male Enthusiast, Female Enthusiast
  • Exhibitions of trick cycling
  • DJ, music
  • Radio and TV personalities
  • Food and drink
  • Kiddie events

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Lovers of sports and cycling
  • Families with children
  • Any fun-loving person looking for activities to attend on a Democracy-day public holiday