New cycling race rolling in to Downtown Lodi
Andres Gil, a Lodi Unified School District teacher, races in a recent Davis Downtown Criterium. Lodi will host a similar event, the Lodi Cycle Fest, which is modeled after the events in Davis, on July 12. Gil is expected to be a favorite to win the men's professional division of the race. (Courtesy photo)
Posted: Friday, June 12, 2009 10:00 pm
It won't exactly be the Tour de France, but local bicycle racing
enthusiasts will get a chance to participate in the first Lodi
Cycle Fest to be held downtown on July 12.
Michael-David Wineries will present the event as the title
sponsor in conjunction with the Delta Velo/Grand Prix Cycling Team
and race organizers expect upwards of 500 professional and amateur
riders to be on hand for the event - the first of its kind in
Friday, June 12, 2009 10:00 pm.