The requirements and steps to join are as follows:
- Participants must be at least 14 years of age.
- Juniors must first purchase a USA Cycling license using “CRCA” as your club and “Junior Development” as your subteam.
- Join CRCA, and sign up with the Junior Development Team Director, Matthew Vandivort at openracing[at]crca.net.
- Then, it’s time to train, learn, and race!
Please contact the Vice President of Rider Development at riderdevelopment[at]crca.net for more information about the program.
Contact riderdevelopment[at]crca.net for other ways to offer support.
The 2014 Racing Team at the CRCA Grant’s Tomb Crit
Top L to R: Abe Latorre, Kaan Sarci, John Michael McCann, Galen Xing
Bottom L to R: Justin Strauss, Sam Morkal Williams, Andreas Katehis
CRCA Development Foundation President: David Greenberg
CRCA VP of Rider Development: Anne Marie Miller
April 26: Tour of the Battenkill
April : Quabbin Reservoir Classic Road Race
April : Binghamton Circuit Race (USAC Road Devo Race Series)
May 9: CRCA Orchard Beach Criterium
May 10: CRCA Bear Mountain Spring Classic*
May : Syracuse Race Weekend Omnium (USAC Road Devo Race Series)
May 25: Tour of Somerville (USAC National Criterium Calendar)
June 6: CRCA Dave Jordan Central Park Classic
June 14: White Plains Downtown Criterium*
June : New York State Time Trial Championships*
June 27: CRCA Lou Maltese Memorial
June 24-28: USA Cycling Junior Road Nationals
July : Tour de FCCC (USAC Road Devo Race Series)
July 18: CRCA Mengoni Grand Prix
July : Tour de l’Abitibi
July 31 – August 2: Tour of the Catskills
August 15-16: New York State Track Championships*
August : Chris Thater Memorial (USAC National Criterium Calendar)
September 4 – 7: Green Mountain Stage Race
September : Tour de Fort Lee
October 12: Jamestown Classic
* denotes a New York State Championship Race
The team will also participate in the following race series:
CRCA Club Race Series (Central Park, NY)
Branchbrook Park Spring Series (Newark, NJ)
Rockleigh Criterium Series (Rockleigh, NJ)
Floyd Bennett Field Tuesday Night Race Series (Brooklyn, NY)
Trooper David Brinkerhoff Memorial Race Series (Coxsackie, NY)
Lucarelli & Castaldi Cup (Prospect Park, NY)
Metropolitan Cycling Association Spring Series (citywide)
ECCC Collegiate Races (regional)
Kissena Velodrome Twilight Series (Queens, NY)