The Intelligentsia Cup is thrilled to announce the addition of a new venue for the 2022 race series. The Village of Northbrook is set to join the series and the “Northbrook Grand Prix” will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2022.
“Northbrook is well-known in the local cycling community, and an incredible venue for both racers and spectators” – Marco Colbert, Race Director, Intelligentsia Cup
Northbrook is home to the Ed Rudolph Velodrome, the 2nd oldest velodrome in the nation, and a diverse community of cycling enthusiasts and competitive racers. The race course for the Northbrook stage is 1.1 kilometers and wraps around Village Green Park, providing the perfect backdrop for racers of all abilities to enjoy the challenge of this fast and fun course.
“Northbrook has a longstanding history of cycling. Paired with our commitment to innovation, community engagement, and economic growth, the Intelligentsia Cup is an exciting stride forward. We welcome this new event to Northbrook and look forward to seeing it become a cherished tradition.” – Northbrook President Ciesla