Skyscraper-Harlem Cycling Classic 2016 this Sunday June 19th

The 2016 Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic is set to take place with bike races around Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem on Sunday, June 19th!  This event always brings a lot of excitement to the neighborhood, so come out and enjoy.

Created as a Father’s Day event in 1973 by David A. Walker, the Harlem Skyscraper Cycling Classic is the oldest continually held bike race in New York. The three-quarter-mile circuit around Marcus Garvey Park hosts the nation’s fastest criterium specialists for a 55-lap spin. A variety of children and amateur bicycle races were held before the Pros raced.