JOE MARTIN STAGE
DATE AND LOCATION:
March 30 - April 2, 2017. Fayetteville, Arkansas.
WHAT IS THE JOE MARTIN STAGE RACE?
2017 will mark the 40th anniversary of the amateur races; 15th anniversary
on the Professional Race Tour (PRT) and 3rd year on the Union Cycliste
Internationale (UCI) America Tour calendar.
The Joe Martin Stage Race is part of both the Professional Race Tour (PRT)
which is the pro and elite amateur cycling tour of USA Cycling and the
UCI America Tour. USA Cycling is the national governing body of cycling
operating under the United States Olympic Committee. The Union Cycliste
Internationale (UCI) is the world governing body for the sport of cycling
recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Over 750 athletes
from 23 countries and all 50 states will be attending the race. The race
is ranked as one of the top races on both the PRT and UCI America Tour
The Joe Martin Stage Race began as the Fayetteville Spring Classic in
1978. Joe Martin, a Fayetteville advertising executive, served as the
race director until 1988 and upon his death in 1989, the race was renamed
in his honor.
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