• The Rides

    The Rides

    The Six Gap Century's ultra challenging route takes you up and down six of the steepest climbs in the North Georgia Mountains. Test your stamina with more than 11,200 feet of vertical climbing over the 104 mile course. The Three Gap Fifty’s alternative route offers half the gaps and half the distance, but is nevertheless a demanding and challenging course at 58 miles. Read More
  • King of the Mountain

    King of the Mountain

    The Six Gap Century is known for being the toughest ride and having the steepest climbs in the southeast. Many of you return year after year to test your abilities and to conquer the gaps. The KOM designation will be bestowed only on the most skilled cycling athletes who can successfully take on the ultra steep climbs. Read More
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  • Six Gap Merchandise

    2020 Jerseys & Bibs are on sale now! Visit our Six Gap Team Store at Pactimo and enter the Team Password "SIXGAP" to start shopping! The Team Store will close on Sunday, August 16, 2020. There will be a limited quantity of jerseys available for purchase at the Six Gap Bike Expo.   Read More
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The Dahlonega Gold Criterium

Dahlonega Gold Criterium Logo FINAL FINAL OUTLINES

Hundreds of competitive adult and youth cyclists are expected to compete in over 10 races on Saturday, September 26th for the 10th Annual Dahlonega Gold Criterium. The Criterium provides a one-kilometer, closed circuit for bicycle racers in the heart of downtown Dahlonega. This spectator-friendly event will have you on your feet and cheering as cyclists speed by at top speeds of 40 miles per hour. The start/finish line will be located directly in front of the famous Historic Holly Theatre.
 
Start 2 Finish is teaming up with the Chamber to produce this exciting two-wheel event. While waiting for a race to start, be sure to work your way to the Bike Expo where you can find a variety of cycling attire, equipment, and nutrition from leading industry companies. All Six Gap Century & Three Gap Fifty merchandise will be available for purchase throughout the day at the Expo.
 
CRITERIUM LOCATION
1 Public Square, Dahlonega, GA 30533
 
 
LOCATION
The Criterium is located in downtown Dahlonega. Event Address: 1 Public Square, Dahlonega, GA 30533 
 
 
 
Day of the event registration will be open at 9:00 AM and will close 15 minutes prior to each respective race.
Second race on the same day registration fee: $15 
 
The event is sanctioned through USA Cycling.  You must have a USA Cycling license to race.  One-Day USA Cycling licenses will be available for purchase for $10 for the Cat 5 Men and Cat 4 Women. 
 
The 10th Annual 6 Gap Criterium hosted by Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau.
 
*Prize Money - The prize money for each race will be determined by the number off participants in the race.  The breakdown is based on 30 paticipants.