The 6th annual Nicole Reinhart Junior Cycling Classic will be held at Houston Parks and Recreation Department (HPARD) Alkek Velodrome in Cullen Park, 19008 Saums Road, on April 8-9, 2005. Young men and women will compete in the track race's two age categories, 10-14 and 15-18. Teams from Canada, Mexico and around the United States are expected to compete.
Nicole Reinhart Junior Cycling Classic is named in honour of Nicole Reinhart, a U.S. National Champion who died from injuries sustained during a cycling competition. The Nicole Reinhart Memorial Fund has made a contribution to HPARD, which will provide event support and cash prizes to the winners of the Nicole Reinhart Junior Cycling Classic. The competition is one of the few track cycling events in the world held just for junior athletes.
For additional information about the Nicole Reinhart Cycling Classic, please visit the Alkek Velodrome's Web site at http://www.houstonalkekvelodrome.org To learn more about the Nicole Fund, please visit http://www.nicolefund.org