April 07, 2015 (Pitt Meadows, BC) – Local Ride Racing’s BC spring classic bike race, Jeremy’s Roubaix, is set to hit the rural road and gravel dykes of Pitt Meadows on April 12. The name for this annual event has been changed to honour a Canadian cycling legend, Jeremy Storie, who, who tragically took his life back in 2013.
New for this year will be the inclusion of full youth categories in the BC Premier Road Series. Jeremy’s Roubaix will also offer up-grade points for riders looking to move up in categories.
Support for Jeremy’s Roubaix has been outstanding. Fort Langley Cyclery has stepped-up to offer prizing and to provide technical support at the wheel pits. “I am very pleased to have Fort Langley Cyclery on board for this year’s race. Their bike shop has a very strong road, cyclocross and track presence in the area, and it was also one of Jeremy’s favorite local bike shops to visit,” commented race organizer, Barry Lyster.
Local Ride Racing would like to thank all of its sponsors, Colnago Canada, CODE sports, Power2Max, Catlike Helmets, Fort Langley Cyclery and Cycles Lambert.
Registration closes April 8 at 6 pm. There is no day-of registration.
For more information and to register, please visit here.