Grand Rapids land USA Cycling pro men's championship in 2011, '12
By Kelly Hill | The Grand Rapids Press
GRAND RAPIDS -- Daniel Holloway of the Bissell Pro Cycling Team rode off with the prestigious Professional Criterium National Championship title in Glencoe, Ill., this year.
If he repeats as champ, he'll do it on the streets of his sponsor's hometown next year.
USA Cycling on Thursday announced Grand Rapids was selected to host the 2011 and 2012 Professional Criterium National Championships in conjunction with the annual Grand Cycling Classic. The other finalists bidding to serve as the host location for the event were Austin, Texas, and Elk Grove, Ill., in suburban Chicago. read more