Day 4: Sunday, June 24, 2018

Waukesha Carl Zach Cycling Classic

Presented by Couri Insurance

Experience Waukesha on Race Day

Check out the Carl Zach Cycling Classic and all that downtown Waukesha has to offer. In addition to exciting races all day long, check out the fun activities in Cutler Park along the course. From 2 to 7 pm, enjoy beverage service provided by the Park Foundation of Waukesha. The Liam Ford Band takes center stage at the Les Paul Performance Center from 3 to 7 pm with all your Johnny Cash and Rockabilly favorites. Bring the kids for a free tree climb in the park too! Don’t forget to sign the kids up for the Kiddie Klassic presented by the Friends of the Parks at 6:10 pm just before the Pro Men’s Race.

Schedule of Events

Race Time Category Length
10:55am – 11:20am Citizens Category 5 25 min
11:25am – 12:05pm Category 3/4/5 Women 40 min
12:15pm – 12:55pm Category 4/5 40 min
1:05pm – 1:55pm Masters 3/4 40+, 50+, 60+ 50 min
2:05pm – 2:55pm Category 3 50 min
3:05pm – 4:05pm Masters 1/2/3 40+, 50+, 60+ 60 min
4:15pm – 5:15pm Pro 1/2 Women 60 min
5:25pm – 6:00pm Handcycle H1/2, H3/4/5, Women Open 35 min
6:10pm – 7:00pm Local Event 50 min
7:00pm – 8:30pm Pro 1/2 Men 90 min

Course Description

Back to the original course after a few years of construction, Waukesha is a four-corner crit with an uphill finish and a fast, technical last corner.

Race Map

Start/Finish: 379 W Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186

Waukesha Carl Zach Cycling Classic Race Map

More Information

Parking & Directions

Ample street and lot parking available outside of the course along with two parking ramps housing 1,000 parking spaces.

Racer Parking: Teams with large vehicles and tents, please park at at the Les Paul Middle School (400 N. Grand Ave), near backside of Cutler Park). Easy in and out access, with a short bike ride to Reg. Public parking available for smaller vehicles. Teams may also place tents at the Waukesha Public Library (321 Wisconsin Ave).

From Milwaukee: Take 94 West toward Madison to Exit 295/Hwy F. Follow Hwy F south toward Waukesha City Center. Continue south on North St. then left onto Madison St.

Handcycle Parking: View Handcycle Parking Map

Explore Waukesha

Check out the City of Waukesha website at

Race Sponsors

Local Contacts

Joanna Adamicki
Special Events Coordinator
City of Waukesha
Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department