Festival Info

Date & Location

Date: Saturday, July 7
Location: Agora Pavilion - 5511 E Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI - Map & Directions
Time: 7:30 am

Packet Pick-Up

25 Mile Ride: 6am - 7am (race starts at 7:30am)
5K Run: 6am - 7:30am (race starts at 8am)
1 Mile Run: 6am - 9:00am (race starts at 9:30am)
Criterium (All Categories): 6am - 30 mins prior to the start of category
Kids Fun Run: 6am-6:10pm (race starts at 6:40pm)



Weekend Schedule




Distance/Time Limit

25 Mile Ride
Saturday, July 7   
7:30 AM
25 Miles
Andy Nelesen Memorial    
Donor Dash 5K
Saturday, July 7
8:00 AM
3.1 Miles
1 Mile Race
Saturday, July 7
9:30 AM
1 Mile
Masters 35+ 4/5
Saturday, July 7
10:30 AM
45 Minutes
Masters 35+ 2/3
Saturday, July 7
11:30 AM
60 Minutes
Masters 50+ 1-4
Saturday, July 7
12:45 PM
50 Minutes
Juniors Under 14
Saturday, July 7
1:50 PM
25 Minutes
Women's Cat 4/5 &
Junior Girls 15-18
Saturday, July 7
2:25 PM
20 Minutes
Junior Boys 15-18
Saturday, July 7
3:05 PM
25 Minutes
Men's Cat 4/5
Saturday, July 7
3:45 PM
40 Minutes
Fixed Gear
Saturday, July 7
4:55 PM
20 Minutes
Men's Cat 3/4
Saturday, July 7
5:40 PM
50 Minutes
Kids Fun Run
Saturday, July 7
6:40 PM
1 Lap/15 Minutes
Women's Pro 1/2/3
Saturday, July 7
7:00 PM
50 Minutes
Kwik Trip $1,000 Mile
Saturday, July 7
8:00 PM
1 Mile
Men's Pro 1/2/3
Saturday, July 7
8:20 PM
75 Minutes
Saturday, July 7       
6:00-10:00 PM      

What You Get

  • Event Shirt
  • An Unforgettable Experience


Attendees are encouraged to bike to Agora and skip parking all together!
There will be a limited number of spaces in parking lots near by.
More information coming soon!

Food Carts

Enjoy great local food during the event from these food carts:


Certain races have awards and prizes. Click here for more information.

Weather/Refund Policy

This race will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, the race ay be delayed or canceled. If the race is canceled there will be NO REFUNDS. Race Day Events has a NO REFUND policy. There are no refunds for any reason.

USAC License

Anyone participating in Criterium events MUST bring proof of annual license or purchase a one-day permit. Athletes who do not bring/show proof of license must purchase a one-day license OR they will not be allowed to race. If you purchased the one-day license when you registered, your name will be on a list we have and you do not need to bring anything other than photo ID.

How to Purchase a License:
One Day License - Click here and search Fitchburg Festival of Speed. Then choose "One Day License"
Annual License - Sign Up Here
Purchase One Day License On-Site at Event

Participants who forget their USAT membership cards will have four options:
1. Go and get your card.
2. Print off a temporary membership card from the USAC web site, www.usacycling.org
3. Purchase a $10.00 one-day license on-site
4. Renew your annual membership online and bring proof of renewal

Please remember to pack your USAC license card. Don’t leave home without it!