Premier Cycling Comes To West Chester
Fans were treated to exceptional bike racing in their very own backyard as amateur and professional cyclists invaded the streets of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Horizon Services was there for every challenging twist, turn and high-speed straight-away as the premier athletes were pushed to their limits at speeds over 35 miles per hour.
2012 Men’s Professional Race
The 2012 Iron Hill Twilight Criterium featured one of the best men’s professional finishes in recent memory and was clocked at one of the fastest races of the 2012 USA CRITS series.
German cyclist, Christian Grasmann set the early pace and led for 20 laps creating a gap of more than 22 seconds over the rest of the field.
With four laps remaining, Bruno Langlois made his move as the peloton showed signs of tiring. With 400 meters to go the Canadian made his final move and and took the top podium spot. The race marked his first appearance at the Twilight Criterium.
Watch video highlights from the event below, or visit Horizon Helps for additional photographs and details.
Established in 2010, Horizon Helps is a non-profit, community services organization formed by and comprised of Horizon Services employees volunteering their time to assist, support and raise awareness for charitable causes and community events throughout Delaware, Southeastern Pennsylvania, Gloucester, Camden and Burlington County New Jersey, and Northeastern Maryland.