Red Hook Criterium announces cancellation of 2019 races

No fixed gear races from the leading organiser for this year

Red Hook Crit Milan 2017 (Credit Image: © Gabriele Facciotti/ZUMA Wire/

(Image credit: Zuma Press/PA Images)

Organisers of the Red Hook Criterium series have announced that they won't host any of their popular fixed gear races in 2019.

It's not the end of the road for the fixie crit series, though, organisers say they're using this year to focus efforts on developing plans for 2020 and beyond.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.