2018 Chico Stage Race presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Come out and enjoy a great weekend of racing!
March 18th @ 11:30pm Chico Kids Bike Race
March 18th @ 12:00pm Under the Sun Events Downtown Chico Mile Run
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Stage One (Start day for all 3-day categories) Thunderhill Raceway Circuit Race Friday, March 16th
A 2-mile, multi- turn, auto racing track with minor elevation changes. This is the smoothest pavement you will ever have the opportunity to experience! Fast wheels with slick tires highly recommended! Located at Thunderhill Raceway Park.
Directions: Thunderhill Raceway Park is conveniently located at 5250 Hwy 162, Willows, CA just 7 miles west of I-5 and the City of Willows.Registration will be at the main building. Follow signs to registration. www.thunderhill.com
Stage Two (Start day for all 2-day categories) Paskenta Hills Road Race p/b Jakroo Saturday, March 17th
A 45 mile loop with several rollers, excellent to fair pavement and approximately 4 miles of the famous Paskenta gravel. Starts in town of Paskenta near the community park and uses these roads in a clockwise loop: Paskenta Rd, Corning Rd, Black Butte Rd, Tapscott Rd., Newville Rd, Round Valley Rd. Finish line located at top of hill on Round Valley Rd ½ mile from starting line. Resilient tires and wheels recommended. Come prepared!
Directions: To get to the Paskenta Hills RR course take I-5 to Corning and go 19.5 miles west on Corning Rd to Paskenta Community Hall (13140 Toomes Camp Rd, Paskenta, CA 96074). Follow signs to parking/registration. THERE IS NO PARKING AT COMMUNITY HALL THIS YEAR!!!
Stage Three River Road Time Trial Sunday, March 18th
A flat out 10 miler. Chico River Rd @ Miller Ave to River Rd to W. Sacramento. Finish line 100m before Bidwell Ave. Only 2 right turns. Very fast!
Directions: The River Road Time Trial starts on Chico River Road, just past the intersection of Miller Ave, then makes a right turn onto River Road, followed by a right turn onto W. Sacramento Road.
Stage Four Steve Harrison Memorial Downtown Criterium Sunday, March 18th
Photo by Alex Chiu
Located in the heart of downtown Chico. The criterium is an L-shaped course, with six corners and good pavement.
Directions: Sign-in & Start/Finish on Broadway between 4th & 5th. In a counter clockwise pattern: Broadway to 6th to Main to 4th to Wall to 3rd to Broadway.