On 24 July all younger and older cycling enthusiasts are more than welcome to spend a sporty and active day at Pirita where we can all compete in a variety of different cycling races. Maxima holds this event annually - for the 13th year to date - to remember professional Estonian cyclist Lauri Aus.
Altogether there are races in 4 different categories:
Tillusõit (for toddlers) - 200 m
Peresõit (for families) - 6 km
Rahvasõit (for everyone) - 54 km
Põhisõit (for licensed cyclists) - 126 km rules: http://ejl.ee/index.php?page=155&vid=714
Starting line coordinates: 59.466943, 24.833819
Race Map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1uZpmRu4f5uJpXsN63VbD8xSchuY
Rahvasõit, meaning "crowd race", covers the distance of 54 kilometers and starts exactly at 3pm near Pirita Velodrome, Rummu tee 3. We ride on the roads of Tallinn and Harjumaa, through Loo borough and twice around lake Maardu. There are different record-keepings for mountain bikes and road bikes.
Click here to register: http://maximagp.ee/registreerimine/
So, oil up your bike chains and we'll see you at Pirita on July 24nd!