Round 2 of the Red Hook Crit at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on Saturday, June 8th.

Posted on May 28 2013, 11:59am | Author: R* Q | Filed Under: Rockstar
 
Today we're proud to announce details for the second leg of the 2013 Red Hook Criterium on Saturday June 8th. Before making its way across the pond to Europe for events in Barcelona and Milan later this year, this urban race series consisting of a track bike criterium and a 5k foot race moves into the Brooklyn Navy Yard for the first time.
 
This spectator-friendly race will feature athletes from around the world - world class road racers, track specialists, bike messengers and urban cyclists - competing in multiple laps around a short and technical circuit for championship points and the chance to enter the history books as the first winner of the Red Hook Criterium Brooklyn Navy Yard.
 
The event is free for spectators. Qualifying heats start at 6 p.m., the 5K at 9 p.m. and the criterium at 9:45 p.m. A spectator area at the start/finish line will offer fans an exclusive view of the racing action. A limited number of tickets will be sold to benefit the new Athlete Support program, launched to provide additional support to the top 25 riders in the
championship standings.
 
For more detailed race info, visit www.redhookcrit.com or the official page on Facebook. You can also check out a recap of stage one, held at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal earlier this spring, complete with video.
 
 
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  • MrRatataton June 2 2013, 8:23amReplyFlag
    Can't wait to see leg 2 of this race; only one week away!
    Any Rockstar Games fans out there that are also biking enthusiasts?
    Join my crew/cycling club!
    Strava: strava.com/clubs/cloud-nine
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    • LILnutsackon June 1 2013, 11:59amReplyFlag
      just ordered this, my new gaming cap!!!

      http://www.gagedesoto.com/collections/red-hook-crit/products/rrh-cap
    • MetalMofo-Billon May 31 2013, 6:34pmReplyFlag
      Hey Rockstar*, and company, WORTH mentioning that the location Red Hook was featured in a news-cast updating the trouble spots of Super Storm Sandy last year, prior to Christmas, they were poor residents struggling Before the storm hit and I suspect Sandy storm victims STILL need our/your support. As is the case in Oklahoma currently with the bout of Tornadoes, it's when everyone's help is most appreciated!
    • VanceBon May 30 2013, 11:35pmReplyFlag
      No brakes! 100% full speed ahead, like all things R*! What a company! Goodluck this weekend!
      • ROCKSTAR_THEBESTon May 30 2013, 11:13amReplyFlag
        I like this sport, especially i never miss the Giro D'Italia!
        • Rollawon May 30 2013, 8:45amReplyFlag
          Good stuff! Will there be a live stream again?
          • Undertaker13on May 30 2013, 8:47amReplyFlag
            @Rollaw Hopefully, because I don't want to miss this event.
          • R* Yon May 30 2013, 11:18amReplyFlag
            @Rollaw There's not going to be a live stream, but we do encourage everyone to have a look on Twitter, YouTube and other websites on June 8th for photos and videos posted by participants during the day.
          • Rollawon May 31 2013, 11:03amReplyFlag
            @ Allright! Cool and thanks for the hint!
        • XxElBigMex913xXon May 29 2013, 3:48pmReplyFlag
          Hopefully You Guys show Your Moves During You Guys' Run Rockstar!
          • Genesicityon May 29 2013, 2:49pmReplyFlag
            Awesome stuff...I hope we get to view some amazing pictures of the event like we did last time:)

            Good luck with the preparations :)
            • VeryHushHushon May 29 2013, 1:05pmReplyFlag
              I'd LOVE to see a TEAM ROCKSTAR GAMES at Tour de France...ever thought about that,
              if you're in to cycling, R* ? The yellow jersey from day one huh :) Or perhaps pink - as TEAM ONCE was forced to.
              • BadrAli_Hussainon May 29 2013, 7:33amReplyFlag
                Good luck R*! Your the best!
                • Lebanon_GTAV_13on May 28 2013, 5:50pmReplyFlag
                  june 8 it means in 100 days exactly till GTA V release . awesome thanks rockstar games . cheers ;)
                  • ChicagoEnigmaon May 28 2013, 5:29pmReplyFlag
                    Good luck and safe riding!
                    • jonhyosbourneon May 28 2013, 2:52pmReplyFlag
                      very cooll R* and good luck for this events :)
                    • ILikeVideo-Gameson May 28 2013, 2:38pmReplyFlag
                      R* sure love their cycling!
                      • ITONYSOPRANOIon May 28 2013, 2:08pmReplyFlag
                        @R* Will this be live streamed by any chance?
                        • R* Yon May 28 2013, 2:55pmReplyFlag
                          @ITONYSOPRANOI There won't be a live stream for this event but we do expect lots of videos and photos to pop up in various places online like Twitter, Instagram and YouTube during and after the 8th.
                        • ITONYSOPRANOIon May 28 2013, 3:18pmReplyFlag
                          @ Awesome! Thanks for the heads up!
                      • scareface1970on May 28 2013, 1:42pmReplyFlag
                        These are now one of the things I like about R *. They not only make good games, but they also organize bike sports events and benevolent festivals, such as the Harlem Skyscraper Classic and this one, the Red Hook Crit Championship Series.

                        Keep it up.

                        ***Rockstar*** You're The Best: :D:D:D
                        • Anthotron7on May 28 2013, 1:39pmReplyFlag
                          Awesome event R*
                          • Rockstar_Viennaon May 28 2013, 1:24pmReplyFlag
                            The Red Hook posters are so cool! Great event R*! I should wipe the dust off my bike and go for a ride again :)
                            • Sprunk1995on May 28 2013, 12:41pmReplyFlag
                              Did you see the "Say sorry, be nice" shirts lol nice :)

                              • CrazyHomelessGuyon May 28 2013, 12:38pmReplyFlag
                                sometimes i drink redhook and go on a bike ride. usually for tacos.
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