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First Friday bicycle race in Goshen

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Goshen is having a unique event for its First Friday of May... a bicycle race.

This is the third year for the USA Cycling sanctioned event.

There's 12 events spread out over four days.

Anybody can enter the race since there's a competition for every level.

One of the features includes a hairpin turn.

"Criterium races are a short loop race that's on a track," said Director of Downtown Goshen, Inc.'s Gina Leichty. "We're closing down Goshen city streets and they race for time in as many laps as they can get down in a short amount of time."

For those who master the course there's cash prizes and awards from local businesses.

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