Race Details

2020 Ridgeland Cyclocross Festival Presented by Pirouline Cookies, benefiting the Mississippi Cyclocross Project. This event is made possible by our partners and the City of Ridgeland and its Recreation and Parks Office.

  • 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.

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.

Update as of November 14, 2020:

  • We are one week out from our 2020 Ridgeland Cyclocross Festival on November 21st & 22nd. This event is made possible by our partners, Pirouline, Statewide Federal Credit Union, The Bike Crossing, Mississippi Sports Medicine, Visit RidgelandCity of Ridgeland, Mississippi Government and its Ridgeland Recreation & Parks.
    • IMPORTANT: Please make sure to go over our Covid-19 race plan. We have put together a plan that will promote distancing/use of personal protective equipment (PPE)/sanitization in order to keep everyone safe. Please take a few minutes to review at http://mscxcup.com/covid-19-plan/.

    Weekend details: 

    • Location: Freedom Ridge Park. 235 West School Street, Ridgeland, Mississippi.
    • Course: ~1.50 mile course has everything to offer.
    • Date: November 21st & 22nd.
    • Register: www.bikereg.com/ridgelandcxfest
    • Race Flyerhttp://www.ridgelandcyclocrossfestival.com/race-flyer/
    • Websitehttp://www.ridgelandcyclocrossfestival.com
    • Second $15. If minimum field size of 15 isn’t met, the promoter may adjust races/prizes.
    • No Onsite Registration: We will NOT have onsite registration as part of our COVID-19 event plan. Online registration closes on Friday, November 20th at 6pm.
    • All USAC rules apply. One day licenses are $10.
    • Call ups are based on the Mississippi Cyclocross Cup Series rankings, www.crossresults.com/mscx.
    • USA Cycling Permit: 2020-1882
    • 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. Green Ghost Tacos wil be onsite. See menu.
    • Prize Purse List: We will have equal purse for both men & women in the P/1/2/3 Category!  We will also have great swag prizes courtesy of our fantastic sponsors.
    • Bring the Family! Get your holiday shopping at all the attactions athat 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.

    2020 Mississippi Cyclocross Cup Series Details:

    • AWARDS: In 2020 we will work with our good friends at Rocket Science Sports and design a super cool champions jersey. It will be clean, classic and one you will want to frame, that is, if you are the CHAMPION! Champions Jerseys will be awarded in below categories.  In addition, we will have a special award for those who place 2nd and 3rd in each category for series points. See mock up to the champions jersey!
      • IMPORTANT: To qualify for the champions jersey, you must do at least 3 races in a same category within the two race weekends in the Mississippi Cyclocross Cup Series.
    • Exciting News! For our 2020 events we had added a First Time Participant Category! No USA Cycling license required, 2 laps on the race to try out cyclocross. Participant must not have a license or be a cat 5 in cyclocross (you are a category 5 in cyclocross if you’ve never done a cyclocross). Share with your friends! Help us grow our sport! 
    • All Junior/Kids race categories are free, however all racers (excluding kids under the age of 6 must have a USA Cycling racing license or day license. We will have all forms available at our event.

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