Loop de Loop a Success


The start of the Pro women’s race

Carl Sechrist, Web Editor

Last Friday, the first part of the Mo Pro bike racing series was held in the U. City Loop with exciting races lasting until 10:00 PM.

While some business owners had hoped for traffic to be able to flow a little further than it did, the event was still a success.

When the race had been part of the Gateway Cup event in the fall, the course had run clockwise, with a high-speed and crash prone turn from Delmar onto Melville. This year, the direction was flipped so that the turn was from Melville onto Delmar. While still being a high-speed corner, the exit was wider and there were subsequently no crashes on this part of the course.


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