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NJ State Bicycle Championship Race Comes to Plainfield

  • 510 Watchung Avenue Plainfield, NJ, 07060 United States (map)

New Jersey State Bicycle Championships Come to Plainfield!

On Sunday, June 26, 2016, the great City of Plainfield will host the New Jersey State Bicycle Championships.  All residents are encouraged to come out and support these cyclists ranging from professional to amateur.

There is also a kids division – the first 60 kids to sign up for the race will receive a free bike! This event will be an excellent opportunity to expose our children to the sport of cycling. Furthermore, all businesses are encouraged to remain open to take advantage of the opportunities 600 visitors and race enthusiasts from outside of Plainfield will bring.  Races will start at 9am and will be completed at 4pm.

Notable Cycling Athletes Attending:

  • Juan Pablo Jimenez-State Champion (from Plainfield)

  • Nilson Ruiz-State Champion

  • Joe Saling- Multi National Champion

  • Matt Diefenbach- World Match Sprint Champion

  • Gil Hatton-World Track Keirin Champion

  • Colleen Gullick-Professional Woman Cyclist

  • Greg Cordasco - Multi State and Regional Champion, National Silver Medalist

For More Information - Visit our Facebook Page 

Cycling Athletes Click Here to Register for the Race

Route Map:



600 Park Avenue 

515 Watchung Avenue

We will also have EMS mobile on bikes


Parking Lots

515 Watchung Avenue (rear lot)

Union County College parking lot (200 block of Church Street)

Union County College parking lot (Roosevelt Avenue and East 3rd Street) 


Overflow Parking

200 East 4th Street (transit lot across from police division)


There are parking lots behind Supremo and Farones 


Media Parking

615 Watchung Avenue (Salvation Army parking lot )


Porto Johns

(Watchung Avenue and East 6th Street across from City Hall)


Police locations

200 East 4th Street can be put on map as police headquarters. 

600 Park Avenue can be put on map as secondary police location 


Race Day Road Closures

1. West 2nd, West 4th, West 5th, and West 6th Street at Central Avenue

(eastbound traffic).

2. West 4th, West 5th, West 6th, and West 7th Streets at Arlington

Avenue (eastbound traffic).

3. West Front, West 2nd, West 4th, West 5th, West 6th, and West 7th

Streets at Park Avenue (eastbound traffic).

4. West 5th, West 6th, and West 7th Streets at Cleveland Avenue

(eastbound traffic).

5. West 4th and West 7th Street at Cleveland Avenue (westbound).

6. East Front, East 2nd, East 3rd, East 4th, East 5th, and East 7th

Streets at Watchung Avenue (eastbound traffic).

7. North Avenue at Watchung Avenue

8. Depot Park at Park Avenue

9. East Front, East 2nd, East 3rd, and East 5th Streets at Roosevelt

Avenue (westbound traffic).

10. East 2nd, East 3rd Street, and East 5th Streets at Richmond Street

(westbound traffic).

11. Madison Avenue and West Front Street

12. Crescent Avenue at 1st Place

13. Cleveland Avenue (All Traffic)

14. Depot Park (All Traffic)

Earlier Event: June 25
8th Annual Plainfield Block Party