The Sunny King Criterium bicycle races will again stream LIVE from noon to 8:30 p.m. on our website thanks to our returning sponsor, Sparklight Internet. With five cameras around the race course, two drones and a few new surprises to elevate our 2024 stream, you will be able to catch all the race action! Join us live on Saturday, April 13th along with live stream announcers Daniel Holloway and Gabe Loyd, creators of the popular cycling industry podcast, The CallUp.


Athlete Welcome to Anniston Packet Pick-Up from 5-8 PM on Friday, April 12th, 2024!

Join us at Northeast Alabama Bicycle Association Club Headquarters for packet pickup and on-site registration for the Alabama Cycling Classic! All Categories are welcome to attend packet pickup. Whether you are a master, amateur or professional we will have your race number ready for you.

Northeast Alabama Bicycle Club:
26 West 10th Street
Downtown Anniston, AL
Your entry fees are donated to Relay for Life, a local American Cancer Society fundraiser. Over $130,000 has been donated since 2002. 2024 goal is $10,000. Thank you for racing with us!


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(256) 236-0503Please call for rates and booking under Alabama Cycling Classic.

Host Hotels

Nearby Available Hotels:

  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Hilton Home2 Suites
  • Courtyard by Marriott
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites


Food will be available for purchase from 11am to 8pm at the festival at more than 12 restaurants serving from tents in the street. UCI Pro Road Teams (Men and Women) will have a complimentary meal after their races at Classic on Noble restaurant – the same location as Registration and Payout.

Team Parking

The Sunny King Criterium will again offer a Team Parking area very near the Start/Finish. This area is reserved for Pro 1-2 teams only, please. There will be ample room for you to park a maximum of two vehicles and have room to set up trainers, etc.

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