Two NRC events—The Nalley Historic Roswell Criterium and Sunny King Criterium—announce expanded Men’s & Women’s Pro/1 prize list in 2008
Roswell, GA & Anniston, AL (January 17, 2008) – Following the Tour de Georgia, two veteran NRC events have joined forces and, in addition to having winners at each event in the Pro/1 Men’s field, will name overall individual and team winners based on points earned in the combined races. Each race will offer $15,000 in prize money for the Pro/1 Men’s field with an additional $3500 offered to the top three individuals and another $3500 to the top team, for a total of $37,000. The prize money for the Pro 1/2 Women’s NRC race has been increased to $7,500 at each event, as well. Teams and individuals will earn valuable NRC points in both Anniston and Roswell as they compete for the overall NRC title awarded by USA Cycling at season’s end. The Sunny King Criterium in Anniston, AL will be Saturday, May 3. Less than an hour away, the Nalley Historic Roswell Criterium in Roswell, GA is Sunday, May 4. Visit www.sunnykingcriterium.com and www.nalleyhrc.com.