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6 Cycling Races To Check Out This July During BC Superweek

BC Superweek, the prestigious Pro-Cycling Series, is once again upon us and runs July 7-16. There are 9 races scheduled over 10 days with over $140,000 in cash prizes. These cycling races bring out the very best in pro-riders from around the world and a whole lot of excitement to the streets.


Gastown Grand Prix

July 12, 2017 at 5:30pm – Vancouver

Feel the adrenaline in the heart of Downtown Vancouver at Canada’s oldest one-day cycling classic event. Historic Gastown has been holding the professional race since 1973 and attracts thousands of spectators.



New West Grand Prix

July 11, 2017 – New Westminster
Kids Race at 4:45pm
Youth Race at 5:30pm
Pro Women Race at 6:15pm
Pro Men Race at 7:30pm
Awards at 9:00pm

The City of New Westminster hosts BC Superweek’s newest race series on its historic streets, the first ever New West Grand Prix. The event includes four races: kids, youth, pro women and pro men.



Tour de Delta

Delta gets taken over for three days with three different cycling circuits. Tour de Delta also features kids and youth races and community festivals.

Photo/@tourdedelta (Instagram)

July 7, 2017 – North Delta
MK Delta Criterium (1.2km loop around North Delta Social Heart)
Start/Finish: 84 Avenue, west of 114 Street
Women Pro 1/2/3 @ 6:30pm
35 laps x 1.2km | 36 km
Men Pro 1/2 @ 7:40pm
40 laps x 1.2km | 48km


July 8, 2017 – Ladner
Ladner Criterium (Lader Village)
Start: Bridge Street & Delta Street
Para-cycling at 4:00pm
Men’s Cat 3/4 Race @ 5:10pm
5 laps | 30 minutes
Women’s Race (All Categories) @ 6:15pm
45 laps x 0.9km | 40.5km
Men’s Pro 1/2 at 7:25pm
60 laps x 0.9km | 54km


July 9, 2017 – Tsawwassen
Delta UCI 1.2 Road Race
Start/Finish: 53 Street, Dennison Park
Women’s Pro 1/2/3 @ 9:30am
Men’s Pro 1/2 at 1:00pm



Giro di Burnaby

July 13, 2017 – Burnaby
Youth Race at 5:30pm
Women’s Pro at 6:00pm
Men’s Pro at 7:15pm
Awards at 8:30pm

Photo/Giro di Burnaby (Facebook)

The 10th Giro di Burnaby takes over The Heights with a Pro/AM Criterium Race. Over $15,000 in cash and prizes are up for grabs. See you at the Beer Garden!



PoCo Grand Prix

July 14, 2017 – Port Coquitlam
Amateur at 1:30pm
Corporate Challenge at 3:15pm
Kid’s Race at 5:15pm
Youth Race at 6:00pm
Pro Races at 6:45pm

Photo/@pocogp (Instagram)

The PoCo Grand Prix returns for its second annual event in Downtown Port Coquitlam. Professional cyclists take on a 1.3km circuit for 40/65 laps. Plus live entertainment and a beer garden.


Tour de White Rock

July 15, 2017 – White Rock (Criterium)
Kid’s Bike Parade & Race @ 3:00pm
U-15 Criterium at 4:00pm
Men’s Cat 3/4 at 4:30pm
Women’s at 5:30pm
Men’s at 6:30pm



July 16, 2017 – White Rock (Road Race)
Men’s at 9:00am
Women’s at 9:05am


BC Superweek ends with one of the most challenging circuits in the Pacific North West. This 130km “test of endurance” highlights the City of White Rock’s steep seaside hills.

Photo/Tour de White Rock (Facebook)

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