Race Info


BikeReg is the easiest way to register for the race. Click on the BikeReg logo above to go to the MRCX registration page. You also can register on the day of the race up to 30 minutes before the start time.

Race Categories

Category Start Time Duration Prizes/Purse
Men’s Category 4/5 4:00pm 40 minutes Merchandise
Zanconato Singlespeed Men & Women 5:00pm 40 minutes Merchandise
Men’s 2/3/4 6:00pm 40 minutes Merchandise
Women’s P/1/2/3 7:00pm 40 minutes $1000/10***
Women’s Category 4 7:01pm 40 minutes Merchandise
Men’s P/1/2/3 8:00pm 45 minutes $1000/10***

***The first Men’s and Women’s 35+ 1/2/3 competitors will receive Master’s Trophy
Second (and Third) Race only $10 more

The King of Apples Triple Crown Award: For those who are eligible to do three races in one night, you can compete to win the King of Apples Triple Crown Award. This award is given to the male and female who scored the lowest combined time in their three races (must finish all three races to win). Winners receive their race registration costs, provided by Adam St. Germain.

Club Row: Team/individual tent spots are available in the paved registration area along the start/finishline. Each space is $25 for a 10×10 space, with all proceeds going to The Miracle League of Massachusetts.No staking in the asphalt is allowed, so bring something heavy to tie your tent down.


The Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA

The Midnight Ride of Cyclocross Course is located at The Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA. The Fairgrounds, home to the Bolton Fair, is comprised of 50 acres of grass, paths, and features reminiscent of the areas pastoral roots. Providing relatively smooth undulating terrain, The Fairgrounds provides a myriad of opportunities for course design. As the air cools and summer fades, and leaves begin their transformation from green to autumnal hues, The Fairgrounds provides the perfect backdrop for New England cyclocross.