Verge Sport, the international cycling technical wear manufacturer, has returned as Official Jersey Supplier of the Thompson Bucks County Classic. Verge Sport -- with 10 offices in Europe, as well as centers in New York (Brooklyn!), Asia and Australia -- supplies teams from UCI WorldTour down to grassroots racing clubs.
The Thompson Bucks County Classic jerseys have a new look for 2017, provided by New York-based designer Mark Webb, who has done work for Starbucks, Specialized and Fortune 500 companies. The Thomson Winner, Lexus Best Young Rider and Penn Valley Constructors Leader of Most Laps are beautiful examples of great design and superb product.
According to David Sommerville, Director Verge America, “We are proud to return to the Thompson Bucks County Classic for another year of exciting racing. The Thompson Criterium exemplifies the very best in American cycling. It’s a world class event with great racers, a challenging course and amazing support from the community.”
The Thompson Bucks County Classic will be held on Sunday, September 10 and is a USA Cycling Pro Road Tour event. Its famed Doylestown criterium racecourse is 2.3-kilometers long (1.4-miles) and the race offers up $24,000 in prize money, with equal purses for the pro men and women. Both pro races will be live-streamed in HD on www.buckscountyclassic.com and other websites (TBA). A Cyclosportif recreational ride, children’s and Penny-Farthing races in addition to an Amateur Men’s race completes the day of cycling activities.