Join us at the premier Texas ‘cross race venue, Winters Park Amphitheater, in Garland (Northeast Dallas), TX for our seventh annual Resolution Cross Cup. The race weekend returns for a fifth consecutive season as Texas’ only stop on the USA Cycling ProCX calendar. Each day’s feature events will be the elite men’s and women’s races (UCI C2) starting at noon with amateur racing bookending these contests. The amateur events will be the third and final weekend of the North Texas Cyclocross Race Series (NTXCX).

Races run rain, sleet, snow or shine (sun most likely; this is Texas!), no refunds. No warm-up on the course while races are in progress (disqualification may occur). The course will be open for pre-ride Friday, Nov. 30th at 3:30 PM (please be aware of workers and others while on course). You must sign an event rider release waiver before riding the course.

On-site, race-day registration is an additional $10 late fee for all adult amateur categories, per day of racing. On-site registration opens at 8A both days and closes 20 minutes before the start of each event. Additional adult amateur race registrations per day, $15 each. NO on-site, late registration for ProCX/UCI elite races. Please make sure and note there are separate race schedules for each day of racing (click here for detailed information about schedule and payout).

Race timing
The event will utilize race|result’s ActivePro transponder for timing/scoring. Each competitor is required to utilize one for their event. Transponders are available for purchase or rent (amateur races). Rental transponders will be collected at the end of each race at the post-event collection point. Racers needing a rental unit may be asked for collateral (license/credit card) and are responsible for returning the device. There is a $75 replacement charge for lost rental units.

Callups/start position
Start position determined by USAC CX Rank for pre-registered racers followed by order of onsite registration.

ProCX/UCI
Current UCI international license required. Race number pick-up will open at 9:30 AM each day and close one hour prior to each race start. For detailed information regarding race rules and management please refer to the race’s technical manual (see race website).

For those also considering/racing the C1/C2 Ruts n’Guts in Tulsa Dec. 8/9th there is a weeknight race Wed., Dec. 5th starting at 6P at the Winters Park venue (smaller course, racing under the lights! - click here for more race information). Also, we are offering free transportation of bikes and race gear from Dallas to Tulsa. Send your transport request via email: events@texas.cx

Location & Parking
Primary parking is available adjacent to the amphitheater playground. Additional off-street parking is available at the softball complex as well as Hawaiian Falls Waterpark. DO NOT park on any grass; stay on concrete surface. Refer to the Google Map for venue configuration and parking locations.

W. Cecil Winters Park, 1330 Spring Creek Dr., Garland, TX 75040
Google Map: bit.ly/resolutioncx

Lodging
Winters Park is located adjacent to a multi-use commercial development offering shopping, restaraunts and lodging. There are three national chain hotels located less than a mile from the course (sidewalk rideable). Hotel locations are denoted on Google Map noted above.

Hyatt Place, 972.414.3500
Tru by Hilton, 972.272.0745
Holiday Inn, 972.495.1144

A limited number of host housing accommodations with local cyclists/’cross enthusiats are available on a first-come, first served basis. Send your request via email: events@texas.cx

Media
Please register your media outlet or ogranization you will be representing via our quick form. Your information will help us ensure we have adequate resources and space available to you at the race venue.

There is more ... attention is in the details!
No warm-up on the course while races are in progress or disqualification may occur. Enter the course past the finish line to start your pre-ride (avoid timing line). Helmets must be worn at all times while on your bicycle. For non-UCI events mountain bikes are permitted, no bar-ends. Please clean up after yourselves; we are invited guests on city property. Race director reserves the right to combine and/or change race fields. Minimum field for full cash payout: Saturday - Men 1/2/3, 16 and Women 1/2/3, 12; Sunday - Men 1/2, 10 and Women 1/2, 8. Minimum payout for these fields is 50% of the stated cash purse.