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Bike Night at COTA
Sep 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
WHAT: Bike Night at Circuit of The Americas (COTA), the popular bicycle ride program powered by SRAM that has allowed thousands of cyclists to ride around the world-renowned circuit, will return on Tuesday, September 5 and continue on Tuesdays through the fall season.
The racetrack will be open from 5:30 p.m. to dusk on Tuesday evening for biking, giving riders the opportunity to bike the 3.4-mile, 20-turn circuit. This will not be a competitive race, but rather a free-form ride at each individual’s own pace. The event is open to all levels of ages and experiences from beginners to professionals and allows guests to conquer Turn 1, one of the most iconic turns in motorsports. Additionally, there will be an alternate, flatter route available to novice riders as well as a kids course making it the perfect family outing.
Registration is $15 for early online booking, $20 onsite at COTA. Early online booking will close at 10:00 p.m. every Monday prior to Bike Night.
The picnic and cafeteria area at the track will also be open from 5:00 p.m. to half an hour after the track is closed along with the beer garden, open for spectators and bikers to enjoy. To participate, riders must register online at www.thecircuit.com/bike or on site at COTA.
WHEN: Tuesday, September 5
5:30 p.m. – dusk
WHERE: Circuit of the Americas | 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617
ABOUT CIRCUIT OF THE AMERICAS
Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, is the only purpose-built Grand Prix facility in the United States designed for all classes of racing. The 3.4-mile racetrack hosts the world’s most prestigious sporting events, including Formula 1, MotoGP Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas, as well as opportunities for track rentals. The 1,500-acre campus is also home to the Austin360 Amphitheater—PollStar’s 2013 “Best New Major Concert Venue” and a 2014 “Best Major Outdoor Concert Venue” Pollstar nominee—impressive meeting and hospitality spaces and an iconic 25-story observation tower that offers 360-degree views of the circuit, amphitheater and downtown Austin. For more information and to download videos and photos, visit www.CircuitofTheAmericas.com. For an experience as unique as Austin and a rush you’ll never forget, visit Circuit of The Americas, where exhilaration happens.
At SRAM we are passionate about cycling. We ride our bikes to work and around town. Weride our bikes in the peloton, on the trails and down the mountains. It’s this passion and participation that leads to many of the innovations seen in our products. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. Bike components are all we do – which is why we do them so mind-bendingly well. SRAM, LLC began with the goal of creating the absolute best shifting system and changed the cycling world forever with the introduction of Grip Shift.