Sarah Ulmer will be looking to add the National Criterium Championships to her National Time Trial and Road Race titles when she lines up on December 17 in Takapuna, Auckland. Ulmer will be one of a number of high profile riders in the 2005 Lion Foundation Criterium Championships. Also competing is the entire Junior World Champion Team Pursuit team (Jesse Sergent, Sam Bewley, Darren Shea, Westley Gough), Joanne Kiesanowski and Hayden Godfrey. More big names are expected to be added.
The event starts at 5.15pm with Under 17 Girls Championships, followed by Under 17 Boys, an Open B Grade race before the Elite Women's race is at 7.15pm, and the Elite Men at 8.00pm. Races will be held on Hurstmere Road on Takapuna Beach.