The event will take place at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City - home of the Colorado Rapids.
North of downtown Denver, the 1.4 mile course features an 8-corner circuit that begins and ends at E 59th Street and Valentia Street, at the south end of the stadium.
Address: 6000 Victory Way, Commerce City, CO 80022
Parking and Directions
Come early and participate in cycling's biggest block party! Free onsite parking and bike valet available. Dick's Sporting Goods Park is located 19 miles from the Denver International Airport and 10 miles from The Colorado Convention Center. More details can be found on the Dick's Sporting Goods Park website.
Watch NCL Races
GCN+ is the premier international hub for coverage of professional cycling, and will cover all ncl cup races. Races will be available live, on-demand and as highlights on GCN+, with subscribers gaining access to additional exclusive ncl content through the GCN app. For a limited time, new users can get 20% off an annual GCN+ pass. Terms and conditions apply.
CCB p/b Levine Law Group
Foundation Cycling New York
Fount Cycling Guild
Goldman Sachs Etfs Racing
Kelly Benefits Cycling
Primeau Vélo Racing
Team Mike's Bikes p/b Equator Coffees
Texas Roadhouse Cycling P/B VQ Labs
Voler Factory Racing
In addition to the professional racing taking place on the course, the event will feature cycling's biggest block party including food vendors, junior races, community ride, an outdoor expo and fun for the whole family — all happening before the Men's and Women's Pro Races.
Free General Admission tickets available here.
Saturday, August 12th, 2023
Team Qualifying Event p/b Wahoo Fitness
Ahead of the NCL Cup Denver race, we will host our live qualifying event. Thanks to innovative technology from NCL partner Wahoo Fitness, teams will compete in heats on a virtual Wahoo RGT course via KICKR Smart Trainer stationary bikes, with their avatars displayed in real time on the big screen behind them. The results will determine their respective team starting positions the following day in the NCL Cup Denver on Sunday, August 13.
The NCL Cup Denver team qualifier will take place on Saturday August 12 at 5pm at Woods Boss Brewing Company. Event partner, Woods Boss, is an award-winning brewery located in the heart of Downtown Denver, that believes in growing and thriving with the community.
The event is free and will offer fun for the whole family, complete with a taco truck, craft beer and exhilarating virtual race action.
TIME: 5:00PM-7:00PM (Main Taproom)
ADDRESS: 2210 California Street, Denver, Colorado 80205
ADDITIONAL VENUE INFO
PARKING: Street parking is available, as well as paid parking ($5/all day) in the Global Pacific Parking Lot; Corner of 22nd and California Street.
LIGHT RAIL: We recommend using the Denver Light Rail. The location is nearby the Light Rail Station on 18th & California or 20th & Welton.
BIKE PARKING: Available onsite.
DRINKS & EATS: With craft beer, hard seltzers and non-alcoholic beverages, Woods Boss Brewing has something for everyone. Satisfy your pre-race or post-qualifier cravings with a drink in hand and a dish from their onsite food truck offering, Cazuelas Tacos (@cazuelastacos). Food truck will be parked on 22nd Street and serving food from 2:00pm-8:00pm.
For more venue information, visit @woodsbossbrewing; woodsbossbrewing.com.
Sunday, August 13th, 2023
Community "Build & Give" p/b Wish for Wheels
Want to Build & Give with us? Now you can! Join us and Wish for Wheels as we Build & Give bikes for kids in the Commerce City Community.
Bike Build: 9:30-11AM
Bike Giveaway: 12:45PM
Junior Men/Women MTB Crit Open p/b Full Send Racing
Junior Men/Women 15-18 p/b Full Send Racing
Community "Build & Give" Bike Presentation
Dick's Sporting Goods Park
Join us as we give bikes built for kids from Suncor Boys & Girls Club in partnership with Wish for Wheels.
Bike Build: 9:30AM - 11AM
Bike Giveaway: 12:45PM - 1PM
VIP Hospitality Opens
VIP Hospitality ticket holders will enjoy non-stop race action from inside Dale's Bar located at the start/finish line. If you enjoy great food, beer, wine, and the best view of the course, you will want to become a VIP for NCL Cup Denver.
VIP experience will be open from 1:00PM to 6:00PM on Sunday, August 13. Food and beverages are all-inclusive.
Reserve your spot
Community Ride p/b Link My Ride
Join us for a free community around the course! All ages welcome. Registration required.
Don't miss out on the Awards Ceremony and autograph signings immediately following the conclusion of the Men's race!
What Are The Race Rules?
Learn more about the rules of the NCL Cup.
Will The Event Be Canceled If It Rains?
No. The races will be held rain or shine unless severe weather conditions occur.
Do I Have To Pay For Tickets?
Can I Bring My Pet?
Bringing pets to the event is not encouraged because of the risk it poses to the riders and the animal. Dick's Sporting Goods Park welcomes service dogs utilized by Guests with disabilities. Service dogs must be harnessed, leashed, or tethered at all times.
Where Is The Best Place To Watch The Event?
Most people try to gather at the finish line, which will be the most crowded area of the course. The turns around the course are also exciting places to view the action, especially the final turn, as riders position themselves for the sprint.
VIP Hospitality guests will have access to an exclusive premium space near the start/finish line, however all guests will access to live video feeds of the race.
For information on VIP hospitality, please contact us at [email protected].
Will The Race Be Broadcast?
Yes. The race will be streamed live by our exclusive broadcast partner, GCN+.
Will Food And Beverages Be Available At The Event?
Yes. There will be food and beverage vendors, as well as other unique all-inclusive VIP experiences.
How Can I Participate In The Race?
The NCL Cup Series features professional men and women racers, including World, National, and Olympic Champions. There are other events that give the general public (children included) an experience to ride the race course prior to the professional races. For more details, please see the schedule of events.
Where Can I Eat, Stay And Shop In Denver?
Visit Dick's Sporting Goods Park website to discover the best hotels, restaurants and more.