• Men bike racing

    CyclingLawyer.com Criterium

    Join us for one of the premier criterium races in Michigan. Fast course; big prizes.

  • Awards podium for bike racers

    $5,000 in Cash Prizes Awarded

  • Kids racing on bikes

    Kid's Race

    Bring the kids and their bikes—free kids race about noon.

  • Women's race

    Spectators welcome

    Come out to WMU's Parkview Campus to experience the excitement from the sidelines.

  • Charles Grzanka Trial Lawyer CyclingLawyer.com logo

    2018 Title Sponsor

    2018 Title Sponsor

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2018 race date: Saturday, june 9

Mark your calendar and plan to join us at the CyclingLawyer.com Critierium on Saturday, June 9, 2018.

The day of competition—which attracts more than 200 racers and offers $5,000 in cash prizes—begins at 8 a.m. and features a 1.1-mile circuit around WMU's Business Technology and Research Park and College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. The circuit has three 90-degree and multiple sweeping turns that excite spectators, as well as racers.

Gift cards valued at $25 will be awarded to the first 25 new cyclists to register for the race. All returning cyclists who register will be entered into a drawing to receive a $100 Visa gift card, courtesy of Discover Kalamazoo.

Kids bike skills clinic and kids race 

Friday evening, June 8, TEAM Athletic Mentors/Greenware USA professionals will host a kids bike skills clinic for children of all ages to improve their biking skills. This clinic is not focused on racing, it’s all about having fun on two or four wheels. At noon on Saturday, we invite kids ages 2-12 to participate in a free kids race. Registration information

Thank you to our 2018 Title SponsorAttorney Chuck F. Grzanka and CyclingLawyer.com—experts in cycling law and advocacy. 

title sponsor

Platinum sponsors

WMU college of engineering and applied sciences logo zoetis logo  Kalamazoo Bicycle Club logo.  Consumers Energy logo, Count on Us.

Gold sponsors

Athletic Mentors logo.   WMU Business Connection logo.   Discover Kalamazoo logo.

sme logo  orrin b hayes logo, Mercedes-Benz, Jeep, Mazda.   Pedal Bicycles logo.

In-kind 

Alfred E. Bike, Billy's Bike Shop, Custer Cyclery, Gordon Water, Life EMS, PNC Bank, Team Clark Logic, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine Innovation Center, Village Cyclery and Zoo City Cycle and Sports.

Food vendor

Logo Smoked Down BBQAvailable from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Race Day.