Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix
Saturday 9 August 2014The Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix races will showcase the Olympic cyclists of the future at a series of junior events, celebrate the capital’s Paralympic legacy with hand-cycle racing and offer a superb opportunity to witness and support professional women’s cycle racing as they strive for success on the city’s streets.
Cycling in the Capital
The Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix forms part of a programme of major events as a legacy for the capital from the Games. Keeping up the momentum for world-class sport in 2012, the latest addition to London’s bidding programme is the 2016 Track Cycling World Championships for the Olympic Velodrome, which itself will form part of the Lee Valley VeloPark and provide a further legacy from the Games as the world’s best cycling facility for professionals and enthusiasts alike, covering all four disciplines of track, road, mountain and bmx.
In future years, the Junior Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix will be extended to London and Surrey schools with qualification races to inspire future generations of cyclists.