One of the toughest bicycle races in the country is set to roll out tonight. The Mount Hood Cycling Classic will begin its first of six days of racing with prologue time trial event at Portland International Raceway and stage 1 will consist of grueling circuits of Mt. Tabor’s local climb.
This year the early stages will focus on being spectator friendly. PIR, Mt. Tabor, and Hood River will feature “Spectator Expos,” designed to improve the experience.
So be sure to check out the first stages of this epic bicycle race for a chance to see some of the fastest bike racers in the nation compete right in our backyard.