Criterium

Banff National Park Bikefest - Criterium

Fast action and excitement for both competitors and spectators as cyclists race to complete multiple laps of the short one kilometre circuit through the streets of Banff. Be prepared for tight turns, breakaway sprints and fierce competition in this exciting criterium.

Start time: *4:00pm* Please note earlier start time. Refer to the Tech Guide for Category start times and number of laps.
Maximum race field:

Individual Riders 65 per category (5, 4 & 3)
Invited Men 100
Open Women 50
 

Distance: 1 km loop
Race Route: Banff Ave - Wolf Street - Beaver Street - Moose Street - Banff Ave
Race Fee: $35 (plus GST) 

Prize Purse

Pos Cat 5 Cat 4 Cat 3 Open Women SR Cat 1/2 Men SR
1 $125 $125 $125 $400 $400
2 $100 $100 $100 $200 $200
3 $75 $75 $175 $150 $150
4 $50 $50 $50    
PRIME $50 $50 $50 $100 $100
 

* All prize cheques will be mailed out post event.

This event is part of the Category 3 & 4 Stage Race. Primes will also be offered during the race.

 Course Map

Banff National Park is the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains World Heritage Site, a global treasure of natural beauty, wildness, and diversity of life.
Enjoy. Connect. Respect.