Duluth, GA, to Host Crit Race | Sports Destination Management

Duluth, GA, to Host Crit Race

Jun 11, 2014
The Georgia Cup- Duluth Twilight Pro Invitational Criterium to Bring 600 Cyclists and 10,000-plus Spectators

On August 2, 2014, 600 cyclists and 10,000+ spectators will descend upon the streets of downtown Duluth for a distinctly American brand of bike racing. The Criterium race is not a meandering country-wide tour. It is a cycling's short?fast?adrenaline filled answer to NASCAR? a 45 minute circuit race around a ¾ mile course that makes fans as much a part of the action as the riders.

Full information is available at the website. http://www.georgiacup.com/index.html

The Georgia Cup Duluth Twilight Pro Criterium (Georgia Cup) is more than a professional cycling race. It is a festival of fitness, health, and wellness to promote preventative health. During the races, families will benefit from entertainment and fun, free family programming that will help combat the health issues like diabetes and heart disease that affect a disproportionately high percentage of residents in Metro-Atlanta.

Sponsorship Request and Benefits: The Georgia Cup presents a unique promotional opportunity for sponsors – an opportunity for marketing exposure to thousands of people through the growing sport of professional bicycling, and an opportunity to demonstrate your support for a healthier community of families and children. Please become a Sponsor of the Georgia Cup today by contributing to this important cause. Sponsorship packages begin at $500 and benefits vary depending on your level of sponsorship. Benefits of sponsorship include complimentary booth space at the event, tickets to the course?side VIP Twilight Club, banners, naming rights to turns and races, and more (Sponsorship page). Sponsorship offers exposure to the 15,000+ spectators anticipated at the event, publicity through print and online promotional materials, and promotion within the community – a market that tends to fall in the upper income brackets . We are happy to work with you to create a custom sponsorship package that fits your budget and your goals. We also welcome in?kind contributions and support in the form of health, fitness, and wellness related products and services. 

About the City of Duluth: Duluth is recognized as a model city for Gwinnett County. It is poised with a perfect blend of small businesses, entrepreneurial enterprise, major corporation and visionary developers. Its success rate has been obtainable through sound economic efforts, business advocacy and leadership development. The vitality of Duluth is no accident. It is the result of careful planning and great foresight on the part of its business and community leaders. From tangible communication programs to local events that influence and impact the business environment, Duluth embraces a unique, concentrated form of government.

As the second largest city in Gwinnett County, Duluth is noted first in financial stability throughout the State of Georgia. As a result, there are no bond ratings, and the City basks debt free. This, in addition to Duluth’s favorable growth pattern, has earned it the reputation of a suburban oasis, making it a very desirable address, particularly at the start of a new millennium.

Duluth remains a busy hub today, continuing in the vanguard of the Metro area’s great business and residential expansion. Despite phenomenal growth, it has retained its small-town character, where personal camaraderie, spirited by annual holiday and festive events, is savored. Duluth is home to more than 26,688 residents who live, work and play in its 9.8 square-mile community. Its commercial corridor is among Gwinnett County’s busiest. Over 1,750 businesses are located within the City limits. 

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