EAST POINT, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) – It make sense that the ATL Airport District is thought primarily for housing the world’s busiest airport — in any case, the phrase “airport” is true there within the district’s identify! However it seems, lots of people residing within the district do exactly as a lot biking as they do flying, which is why 4 large occasions this 12 months will mix to shift the main target from two wings … to 2 wheels.
Spin the District 2019 in a novel celebration of the ATL Airport District, that includes biking occasions in every of the district’s 4 cities — Hapeville, School Park, East Level, and Union Metropolis. Every of the 4 occasions not solely contains a biking race, but in addition gears up the customer expertise by together with meals vehicles, stay music, bike demos, and extra.
The concept, in fact, is to make clear the distinctive venues and choices present in every of the district’s 4 cities, locations which are sometimes overshadowed by their proximity to Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Worldwide Airport.
Spin the District 2019 kicks off (or, ought to we are saying, “wheels” off?) on Saturday, Could four, with the Hapeville Criterium — a city-block race and accompanying occasion — and continues Sunday, Could 5, with School Park Criterium, an uphill circuit race that includes a few of the finest riders within the nation. Then, Spin the District 2019 picks up once more within the fall, with the East Level Velodrome Race on Friday, September 20, and the Union Metropolis Gran Fondo on Sunday, September 22.
Particulars on all of the races and registrations could also be discovered on-line right here. However we additionally received loads of info this morning, with a stay preview of Spin the District 2019 from East Level’s Dick Lane Velodrome, which was constructed again within the 1970s and options infamously steep turns.
So … did the Good Day characteristic group even try and journey on the concrete observe? OF COURSE! Click on the video participant above to see the way it all turned out!