HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — A bicycling club is kicking off a racing weekend in Washington County with a race on the streets of downtown Hagerstown.

The Antietam Velo Club says it will hold its Kick-Off Classic Criterium Friday evening on a one-eighth mile circuit along four city streets.

Organizer Joseph Jefferson says more than 150 riders in three classes have pre-registered for the Friday event.

On Saturday and Sunday, the club will hold its three-stage Tour of Washington County starting from locations in Smithsburg, Boonsboro and Williamsport.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Watch & Listen LIVE