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Christina Birch and Amber Joseph won the first ever Women's UCI Madison event in T-Town last year. Photo by Dan Chabanov

World Series of Bicycling

The World Series of Bicycling is the premier cycling series in the world. Since 1975, the Lehigh Valley has been home to the greatest local and international cyclists in the world.
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Tuesday Pro-Am Racing

Fans don’t have to wait until Friday night to see racing in T-Town! The Super Tuesday Pro-Am Series at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center features a very unique field of future stars, professionals, and amateurs.
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Masters & Rookies

The Masters & Rookies Racing Series on Saturdays are the days for the masters and the juniors to shine in T-Town with the more experienced riders testing each other on the concrete crater.
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2019 T-Town Rider Assistance Application

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2019 T-Town Team Assistance Application

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The Valley Preferred Cycling Center attracts the greatest riders from around the world. Every summer multiple nations come to train and race in T-Town in preparation for the next World Championship or Olympic Games. The VPCC offers multiple racing series throughout the summer for riders of all categories. Additionally, the surrounding area features plenty of criteriums, training rides, and road races throughout the calendar year.

REGISTRATION TIME: 5:30-6:45 PM

Riders need to have or complete the following when registering:

  • Current USAC or UCI License
  • Signed USAC waiver
  • Signed VPCC Waiver (Only need to do once per calendar year)
  • Race Number for specified race series. (Riders must have a race number for each different category they race in. Riders will not be permitted to ride with a number outside of their category for that night.)

Nightly Entry Fee or VeloPass (waives entry fee)

  • Men: $40 ($50 on UCI nights)
  • Women: $30 ($40 on UCI nights)
  • New Number Fee: $10
For Fuji Bikes Pro-Am Series Riders

REGISTRATION TIME: 5:30-6:45 PM

Riders need the following when registering:

  • Current USAC or UCI License
  • Signed USAC waiver
  • Signed VPCC Waiver (Only need to do once per calendar year)
  • Race Number for specified race series. (Riders must have a race number for each different category they race in. Riders will not be permitted to ride with a number outside of their category for that night.)

Nightly Entry Fee or VeloPass (waives entry fee)

  • Pro-Am Men: $20
  • Category 1-3 Women: $20
  • Stagiaires Category 3 Men: $20
  • Future Stars (ages 13-18): $15
  • New Number Fee: $10

**Note: Depending on registration numbers, Juniors could be split into A and B categories.

For Masters and Rookies Series Riders

REGISTRATION TIME: 10:30-11:45 AM

Riders need to have or complete the following when registering:

  • Current USAC or UCI License
  • Signed USAC waiver
  • Signed VPCC Waiver (Only need to do once per calendar year)
  • Race Number for specified race series. (Riders must have a race number for each different category they race in. Riders will not be permitted to ride with a number outside of their category for that night.)

Nightly Entry Fee or VeloPass (waives entry fee)

  • Category 4 Men, Category 5 Men, Masters: $20
  • Category 3 Women, Category 4 Women: $20
  • Juniors (ages 10-14): $15
  • New Number Fee: $10.00

**Note: Depending on registration numbers, Juniors could be split into A and B categories and Masters could be split in 35-49 and 50+ categories.

Rider Waiver Forms

Release forms can be completed at the time of registration or prior to registration by downloading from links below, filling out, and handing in at registration. BOTH RELEASE FORMS MUST BE SIGNED FOR YOUR FIRST DAY OF RACING. THE USA CYCLING EVENT WAIVER FORM MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO EACH EVENT.
2018 USAC Rider Release Form
2017 VPCC Rider Waiver Form

VeloPass for Riders

Your Ticket To Race Day Savings. 

VeloPasses available include: Master VeloPass, Elite VeloPass, Amateur VeloPass, Women’s VeloPass, Junior VeloPass, Saturday VeloPass and a Training Pass.

Visit our registration page to determine which VeloPass best fits your needs!

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Motor Pacing

Motor Pacing is offered for both professionals and amateurs, in separate sessions, at VPCC. See Track Calendar for days and times available.

Fees and completed waiver forms are required to participate.

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Track Rules during motor-pace sessions

  • Maximum of two (2) motorcycles on the track at any one time
  • No standing starts while motors are on the track
  • No pets in infield during motor pace sessions
  • All track gates must be closed at all times
  • All riders must use bridge to access track during motor pace session
    (no track-side entrance allowed once sessions start)

Moto Driver Requirements

  • $200 to register your motorcycle for use at the track (this is a per motorcycle fee if you have more than one)
  • Show proof of inspection on the motorcycle
  • Show proof of insurance on the motorcycle
  • Provide motorcycle license
  • Provide a list of athletes driver will be pacing

*ALL RULES WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED, ANY VIOLATION WILL RESULT IN THE FOLLOWING PENALTIES

  • 1st offense – loss of motor pace privilege for the session
  • 2nd offense- Two (2) week loss of motor pace privilege and $100 reinstatement fee
  • 3rd offense – One (1) year loss of motor pace privilege

Barn Rentals

The Valley Preferred Cycling Center features two historic barns on site that have been turned into functional storage centers. One barn is reserved for storage for VPCC, Lehigh County and the various international teams that call T-Town their home for an extended period during the racing season. The other is open for renting to riders who want to store their equipment (bikes, gear, etc.) at VPCC and not worry about transporting each time for use.

The barn features three different room sizes. Prices are for March 1 – August 31.
Small = $180
Medium = $230
Large = $260

Renters are expected to protect their room with their own lock. VPCC is not responsible for damaged or stolen items.

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Valley Preferred Cycling Center Barn Rentals

Rider of the Year

The Rider of the Year is the most prestigious award given out at Valley Preferred Cycling Center. It is bestowed upon the most outstanding male and female riders each season, those who exhibit greatness all season long. Each World Series of Bicycling race has designated events, both for men and women, where the top finishers earn points towards the Rider of the Year standings.

Click here for RoY information and current standings

Hall of Fame

The Valley Preferred Cycling Center’s Hall of Fame was established in 2003 with the mission to honor and recognize the greatest cyclists and contributors who have made T-Town a significant part of their career. Each year one to two individuals are inducted into the prestigious group with a ceremony taking place during an intermission at a World Series of Bicycling event on a Friday night during the summer. View our Hall of Fame.

Track Records

Since 1975, T-Town has played host to international competitions as springboards to World Championships and the Olympics. During these competitions, we record the times of select events. Take a look at the names on here and you’ll see the international pedigree who have raced in Pennsylvania over the years.

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