Murrieta: The 14th Annual Tour de Murrieta is Happening this Weekend

The Race Begins at 12:30 pm Saturday & Continues Sunday 

The 14th annual Tour de Murrieta, a two day omnium points race kicks off Saturday March 9th with a 75 minute criterium in old town Murrieta. The race features some of the most competitive race teams in California.

Our participants should come prepared to experience a great weekend of racing, our popular downtown courses provide great race viewing,” said Race Director Kurt Kovacks. “Free neutral race support will once again be on hand to support our racers, cash prizes and champion jerseys will be awarded to the overall winners”.

Race time is at 12:30pm.

Fans looking for a great place to watch the race should head to the corner of Juniper and Adams in Murrieta. It’s the location of the Start and Finish for the opening stage.

On Sunday March 10th stage 2 goes off at 2pm from the intersection of Washington and Ivy. The 56 mile circuit race will determine the overall winner for the weekend.

An event to not overlook is the ever so popular Pacific Western Bank – Kid’s Race on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. This event steals the show; it’s free however kids are asked to bring a canned food item to benefit a local food pantry.

Courtesy Photos & Press Release Provided by Tour de Murrieta