Monkey Hill Time Trial


“Don’t worry, there will be plenty of crowd with cowbells lining the climb to pull you up the hill. ”
Event Date: May 13th

Criterium Races & Festival


“Best ride of my life. Next year I’m bringing my whole club.”
Event Date: May 14th

Major Taylor Community Ride


New This Year!
Event Date: May 14th

Governor’s Ride & Gran Fondo


“I’ve ridden in Tuscany and Provence and the
scenery on [this] ride was right up there.”
Event Date: May 15th

Weekend Timeline

Friday, May 13th

5-8pm Monkey Hill Time Trial & Kick-off Party
Professional and amateur racers take on a 3.2-mile course in a race against the clock. Includes Commuter Challenge fundraiser for Urban Bike Project. Live music by What The Funk, food trucks, beer/wine garden, free admission.

Saturday, May 14th
11am-5pm: WILMINGTON GRAND PRIX CRITERIUM RACES, COMMUNITY RIDE & STREET FESTIVAL (MARKET ST., WILMINGTON)

FAMILY ACTIVITIES:

11am-5pm Wilmington Grand Prix Criterium Races, Community Ride & Street Festival (Market Street, Wilmington)
11:15am MAJOR TAYLOR COMMUNITY RIDE STARTS (ENDS 11:45AM)
11:00am- 3:00pm SENSORY REST ZONE (BABY GRAND LOBBY)
 12:15-1pm JEFF BOYER’S BUBBLE BONANZA (BABY GRAND)
 12:30pm MEET AUTHOR MICHAEL KRANISH (THE GRAND)
 1-2:30pm STREET BUBBLE ACTIVITIES (IN FRONT OF THE GRAND)
2pm CITY OF WILMINGTON BIKE RAFFLE

PRO-AM BIKE RACES:

 12:15pm Women’s Pro, I & II, III presented by Bank of America
 1:45pm MEN’S PRO, I PRESENTED BY BANK OF AMERICA
 3:05pm The Randy Inglis Memorial Race (Men’s Cat II-III) presented by CHASE
4:15pm MEN’S IV-V RACE PRESENTED BY BANK OF AMERICA
5pm Final Awards

Sunday, May 15th

8am Start Governor’s Ride & Delaware Gran Fondo
Start Line: Delaware Art Museum.Spectacular 15, 34 and 62 mile bike rides through the scenic Brandywine Valley with pro racers and cyclists from throughout the U.S. participating.

ABOUT WGP

The Wilmington Grand Prix, one of the premier criterium-style bike races in the U.S., will celebrate its 15th anniversary May 13-15, 2022. Again, the Grand Prix will be part of USA Cycling’s National Race Calendar.

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