Race Details

2017 Ridgeland Cyclocross Festival benefiting the Mississippi Cyclocross Project. This event is made possible by our partners and the City of Ridgeland and its Recreation and Parks Office.

Interested in being a sponsor/supporter? We need your help! We are a grassroots event that substitutes all entries for junior/kids racers (all kids under the age of 19 race for FREE). Do you have a business or group who would like to support our project? We have multiple options. All sponsor/supporters will be highlighted in our marketing material, access to have a tent/table at our expo area during race day, podium banner placement and promo emails announcements. Please reach us at rolando@mscxproject.org for more details or go directly to our registration page where we have created a direct way to sponsor our event. Details available at https://www.bikereg.com/ridgelandcxfest.


  • Date: November 18, 2017.
  • Register: Register at https://www.bikereg.com/ridgelandcxfest
  • Location: Freedom Ridge Park. 235 West School Street, Ridgeland, Mississippi.
  • Course: ~1.75 mile course has everything to offer.
  • Race Flyer: View flyer.
  • Websitewww.ridgelandcyclocrossfestival.com
  • Event Details:
    • All Junior/Kids race categories are free, however all racers (excluding kids under the age of 6 must have a USA Cycling racing licence or day license. We will have all forms available at our event.
    • Second $15. If minimum field size of 15 isn’t met, the promoter may adjust races/prizes.
    • Online registration at www.bikereg.com/ridgelandcxfest  will close on Thu, Nov. 16th at 11:59pm.
    • On-site registration will be an extra $10 per race and it will close 30 min before the start of each race.
    • All USAC rules apply. One day licenses are $15.
    • Call ups are based on the USAC rankings for pre-registered riders only.
    • USA Cycling Permit: 2017-2785
    • Face Painters for all kids… & some adults! On Saturday, November 18th we will have face painter for kids between 10:00 am-12:00pm. Bring the Family!
    • Safety First! Fully Staff EMS
    • Junior U10 & Kid ‘Cross (9 and under) Fun Ride will be on a shorter course.
    • Food Truck Vendor will be available onsite. More details coming soon!
    • Prize Purse List: We will have equal purse for both men & women in the P/12/3 Category!  We will also have great swag prizes courtesy of our fantastic sponsors.
    • Bring the Family! Get your holiday shopping at all the attractions at the great city of Ridgeland has to offer. More details at www.visitridgeland.com/attractions.
    • Where to stay & What to do: Learn more about where to stay, places to go and things to do in Ridgeland, MS at the Ridgeland Visitors Center website at www.visitridgeland.com.

For more information go to complete the form below or or email at rolando@mscxproject.org.