The whole event was made possible by our very own Marc Etches. The event was arranged by Marc with help from Mark Barry former Olympic and Commonwealth games sprint cyclist. Blue Strawberry Elephant designed and produced all marketing material including banners, flags, programme and website
Here's what the competitors thought of it
"The Sheffield Grand Prix was one of the best crit races I've done in the UK for years.
The atmosphere was fantastic and everyone enjoyed watching us ripping it up around the streets of Sheffield"
Russell Downing, National Circuit Race Champion 2013, NFTO Pro Cycling.
"The Sheffield Grand Prix turned out to be one of the highlights of the season, a great course along with what was one of the biggest crowds of the cycling year created an electric atmosphere. City Centre racing at its best."
John Herety, Team Manager, Rapha Condor JLT
" The Sheffield Grand Prix was one of the best races of 2013. The atmosphere was amazing and as a local rider, the 2014 Sheffield Grand Prix is a massive goal for me."
Dean Downing, Professional Rider, NFTO Pro Cycling.