INDIVIDUAL TIME TRIAL CIRCUIT – JUNIOR MEN AND U23 (Monday, Sept. 21, 2015); JUNIOR WOMEN AND ELITE WOMEN (Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015) Racers depart the Convention Center and head to Monument Avenue. A 180-degree turn at the Jefferson Davis monument returns riders toward downtown, where they will speed through Virginia Commonwealth University and cross the James River before finishing with the climb of Governor Street and dash down Broad Street.
ELITE MEN’S INDIVIDUAL TIME TRIAL – 33 MILES (Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015) Racers begin in Hanover County at Kings Dominion and move past Meadow Event Park. Riders will pass the Hanover Courthouse to the City of Richmond via Chamberlayne Road and pass through Virginia Union University before finishing with the climb of Governor Street and dash down Broad Street.
ROAD CIRCUIT – JUNIOR WOMEN AND U23 MEN (Friday, Sept. 25, 2015); JUNIOR MEN AND ELITE WOMEN (Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015); ELITE MEN (Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015) Riders start an inner-city circuit at the Convention Center and head to Monument Avenue, turning around at the Jefferson Davis Monument and heading through Virginia Commonwealth University. At the circuit midpoint, racers will maneuver the cobblestone streets of Shockoe Slip and follow the canal to Great Shiplock Park, the start of the Virginia Capital Trail, a 50-mile pedestrian trail to Williamsburg to be completed by September 2015. From Rocketts Landing, riders face a twisty, cobbled 250-meter climb up Libby Hill. Another 110-meter climb of 23rd Street awaits before the racers speed through Shockoe Bottom and finish with a climb of Governor Street and dash down Broad Street.