Gap to Gap Road Race
This is a non-sanctioned USA Cycling event. The Gap to Gap Road Race will consist of a 62 mile route with 4,000 feet of elevation and a 36 mile route with 2,500 feet of elevation. This will be a fun-filled race that begins and ends at Leeman Field in Pennington Gap, VA.
Prizes include a 50/50 pay out for the 62 mile race and awards for first, second, and third overall placings in both the 62 and 36 mile races. We will also be awarding medals to 1st place male and female in each age group for both routes. At the conclusion of the race, we will have food prepared in the pavilion for all cyclists and their immediate families.
he Gap to Gap Road Race is part of the Coalfields Cycling Challenge. The Coalfields Cycling Challenge will consist of 5 events. The Tour de Crackers Neck (May 23), The Coal Country Classic (June 13), The Gap to Gap Road Race (July 18), Benges Revenge (September 12) and the Tour de Sleepy Hollow (October 3). Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 in Mens and Womens divisions. Scoring is based on your finish position (1 point for first, 2 points for second, etc.). If you miss one event no problem, we will allow one drop and the top prize will go to the person with the lowest score. For anyone who does all 5 events but does not finish in the top 3 their names will be entered into a raffle for a special prize.