ABRA Racing just sent out this tentative schedule for 2012′s races. I thought I would share:
Calendar Advisory: 2012 ABRA Event Schedule Release
More than 4000 athletes and cycling fans will be marking their calendars for the 2012 ABRA Events!
Subject: 2012 Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association (ABRA) Event Schedule Release
Date: March 18, 2012 – Dec. 9, 2012
Event Locations: Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, Maryland
Morgantown, WV (Dec. 14, 2011) — The Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association is pleased to announce the release of its 2012 racing calendar. This coming season we are pleased to bring you the additions of an Oval (track) and Mountain Bike series to the professional list of events that the Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association already promotes in the Mid-Atlantic region.
More than 4000 cyclists and fans are expected to compete, participate and cheer athletes through 39 races for the coming 2012 racing year. Cyclists and fans are invited to ‘save the dates’ for the 2012 editions of the ABRA Road, Criterium, Oval, Cyclocross and Mountain Series as well as favorites like the Hilly Billy Roubaix.
2012 ABRA Cyclocross Series dates along with the dates of the 2012 Pennsylvania Cyclocross State Championship and 2012 West Virginia Cyclocross State Championship, ABRA promoted events, will be released in the coming spring.
A complete list of the 2012 schedule is now live on the ABRAracing.com website under the schedule page at http://www.abraracing.com/Schedule.html
About the Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association
The Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association is in its fifth year promotions and things just keep getting bigger and better! Point series events can be found in and around Western Maryland, North Central WV, South Western PA., and Eastern Ohio in 2012.
§ Number of 2012 Events: 39 Races
§ Race Series: Road, Criterium, Track, Mountain and Cyclocross
§ Host Cities Hot Spots: Pittsburgh, PA – Morgantown, WV – McHenry, MD – Youngstown, OH….
§ Estimated Total race miles for 2012: 1745 miles in Pro/Expert category
§ Predicted total number of registrations for 2012: 4333 entries
§ Riders’ origin: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C., Virginia, West Virginia, New York…
Sponsors needed for the coming season! Contact us!
Appalachian Bicycle Racing Association
985 Bethel Church Road
Maidsville, WV 26541
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