Star light, star bright…Star crossed?

On September 19, 2009, the velodrome at Marymoor Park will host a very different kind of bike race: the twilight cyclocross. Brought to you by the folks at Lake Washington Velo, Star Crossed is a burly bicycle race where

Courtesy of Seng Chen
Courtesy of Seng Chen

cyclists ride on pavement, grass and dirt trails, jump off their bikes to leap over obstacles, and schlep their cycles up steep hills. If that isn’t enough, they’re also racing at night! The annual race at Marymoor is quite an exciting spectator experience, even for folks unfamiliar with the sport. Oh, and did we mention there’s a beer garden and DJ, too?

Inspired? Registration just opened last Friday and already 300+ riders have signed up. Join the fun and register here. Or, if you’re like us, enjoy the scenes from the sidelines!

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