Tag Archives | Rock Hill

Giordana Velodrome opens

In the planning stages since 2002, the Giordana Velodrome is opening to the public Saturday in Rock Hill, South Carolina at the Riverwalk community. Local attorney Spencer Lueders, the city’s Economic Development Department, and Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates were the driving force behind the velodrome project, which initially was just going to be a […]

Rock Hill bike park goes to vote Monday

The proposed Rock Hill cycling center at the Riverwalk planned community is a step closer to reality. Rock Hill officials say they have created a financially sound method to pay for the mix-use cycling center. This Monday Rock Hill City Council members will vote on constructing the five-million dollar park using Recovery Zone economic bonds […]

Race Report: Rock Hill Omnium Woman

The Performance Bicycle Racing Team, America’s newest elite women’s cycling team, battled regional and national-level riders in the Rock Hill Spring Cycling Classic, a three day omnium in its 30th year that included street sprints, a road race with a Queen of the Mountains competition, and a criterium. Evie Boswell-Vilt, Nicole Vincent Jordan, and Dana […]

Rock Hill Omnium starts tomorrow

There’s good racing in the Southeast starting tomorrow with the Rock Hill Omnium. In its thirtieth year, the Rock Hill Bicycle Club event is a qualifying race for Nature Valley becoming a must attend for elite racers hoping to earn Pro Ride selection in Minnesota. The three-day omnium kicks off Friday night with street sprints. […]

Proposed Rock Hill bike park to include velodrome as well as other cycling venues

UPDATE: Plans move forward… (WCNC.com) Rock Hill is contemplating the creation of a bike park located near the Catawba River according to the Herald online. The proposed park would include a BMX park, cyclocross course, road bike loop and mountain bike trails with the centerpiece of the facility a four-million dollar velodrome. The idea for […]