Pro and Semi-Pro racers will compete in a stage-race format, involving the Exploration Peak Time Trial, Super D, Fat Tire Criterium and Cottonwood Cross County. Expert, Sport and Beginner category riders will compete for individual honors in each of the events. A children’s race is also planned. Registration is set to open July 1st at www.cactuscuplasvegas.com (limited information was posted as of this report).
Activities will be based at Mountain’s Edge, a master-planned community located in southwest Las Vegas at Buffalo Drive and Blue Diamond Highway. The Mountain’s Edge Cactus Cup is produced by Swagger, an event management organization that currently produces over forty criterium events, including the Twilight Criterium in Athens, GA.