2015 Missouri State Championship Time Trial 8/8/15

The Race of Truth

The 2015 Missouri State Championship Time Trial

Centralia, Missouri- Saturday, August 8th

The Course: The State Championship course is a 12.5 (20K) out and back on Missouri Highways CC and V. Senior categories will race 25 miles (40K), Junior categories and select Masters Categories will race 12.5 miles (20K). Both distances will have a turn around mid-distance. The course is primarly flat with gentle rollers and 5 wide open turns. The course is on quiet, scenic, rural roads that have very few intersections and very light traffic starting just west of Downtown Centralia. The Missouri State Criterium Championship will be held on Sunday, August 11th in Jefferson City, MO.

Categories: Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers per category. For fields that have three or more participants the winner will receive a Missouri State Championship Jersey. Non-Missouri residents are eligible for placing, but not medals or jerseys. PLEASE NOTE Merckx Category Requirements- NO Aerobars, NO Aero Helmets, NO Skinsuits, NO Shoe Covers and NO wheels with over 28mm rim depth. NO debating. Just ride fast non-aero like Eddy.

Directions to the Start Line from Centralia: The Time Trial Course start will be located just west of downtown Centralia on Hwy CC. Registration and staging will be just past the Boone County Fire Station #10 at the intersection of Hwy CC and Rodney Griffin St.  Parking will be located at the gravel lot just west and north of Hwy 124/Hwy CC and at the New Beginnings Center lot off Hwy 124/Hwy CC. Please be courteous as these folks have been nice enough to allow us access to these lots that are super close to the Start/Finish. THANK YOU.

Directions to Centralia: From Highway 70- from the east or from the west, take Hwy Z (just east of Columbia, MO) exit north to Centralia. Approximately 20 miles north of Hwy 70. Centralia link with cool things to see and do in the area.

Registration: Pre-Registration is $40 per event. $20 for juniors. Race Day registratrion is $45. Fee includes $4.35 rider insurance surcharge/MOBRA Fee. Pre-registration is available at - there will be a slight surcharge for pre-registration. There WILL be on-site registration race-day beginning at 7:30 am. Pre-registered riders will be staged by category in order of registration. Race Day registrants will be staged in order of registration after the last pre-registered rider. A start list will be posted online in advance of the race. If you miss your start or suffer a mechanical- a restart at the end of the start list can be provided. First Rider will depart at 9:00 am. Please stay to the right and make way for all emergency vehicles!

Race Day Information: We WILL have onsite registration which closes at 8:30am. Only the Merckx category has equipment restrictions.

Categories and Distances:

Men's Category Distance Women's Category Distance
Category 1/2 40K Women 1/2/3 40K
Category 3 40K Women 4 40K
Category 4 40K Masters 30-34 40K
Category 5 40K Masters 35-39 40K
Masters 30-34 40K Masters 40-44 40K
Masters 35-39 40K Masters 45-49 40K
Masters 40-44 40K Masters 50-54 40K
Masters 45-49 40K Masters 55-59 40K
Masters 50-54 40K Masters 60+ 20K
Masters 55-59 40K Masters 70+ 20K
Merckx Men 40k Merckx Women 40K
Masters 60+ 20K Junior 10-12 20K
Masters 70+ 20K Junior 13-14 20K
Junior 10-12 20k Junior 15-16 20K
Junior 13-14 20K Junior 17-18 20K
Junior 15-16 20K Tandem ALL 40K
Junior 17-18 20K

 Held under USAC Permit.  For more info please contact Mike Weiss at

If you plan on racing the Missouri State Criterium on Sunday, August 9th- we have arranged a great room rate with the Capitol Plaza Hotel VERY CLOSE to the criterium course. See below.

For recommendations for fun stuff to do in the area please contact the Jefferson Ciity Convention and Visitors Bureau. or (573) 632-2820

Please contact our host hotel to make reservations:

Capitol Plaza Hotel
415 West McCarty Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101

Toll Free Number: 1-800-338-8088
Hotel Phone: (573) 635-1234

Online reservations:
Right side of page: Quick Reservations – Click the BOOK NOW button
Click the Tab: Groups
It will pop up an Attendee Login: Use 130809 MOS

Perhaps after time trialing you're interested in a trail run and supporting a GREAT cause- if so you're in luck...

Kicks in the Sticks - - is produced in association with the Jefferson City Parks, Recreation and Forestry.




Course 40K

Course 20K

Course Map with Parking

View MO State Championship Time Trial Route in a larger map