This is one of the more famous training series in the Greater Washington Area. There are four different groups: A, B, C, and Juniors. Criterium style racing, a non-technical course, a small fee applies to participate. Please refer to the Route 1 Velo website for specific details regarding the training series.
The course is a 1.4 mile loop with 1 corner on the perimeter roadway of the National Park Service's Greenbelt Park. The centerline rule is in effect. Start times and distances may vary depending on course conditions and the Chief Referee and/or Park Rangers' discretion. The race format may change with the approval of the Promoter and the Chief Referee.