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Seneca Creek Cyclocross Challenge
Race #3 of the Sportif ‘Cross Cup Series
Saturday, October 13th, 2012
Great Seneca State Park

11950 Clopper Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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Area Guide

Great Food and Things to Do in the Gaithersburg Area

Support These Establishments, They Support Our Race and Prize Purse!

Attractions | Beers, Wine, Cocktails | Breakfast & Coffee | Lunch | Dinner | Groceries & Supplies | Services

Note: All of these restaurants, shops, and attractions as Highly Recommended by the Race Organizers. These are the Places that we eat and choose to go. We've made a concerted decision to only seek sponsorships from businesses that we have tried and would recommend to friends!

Bars, Beer, Wine, Etc

You just crushed the Seneca Creek Cyclocross Challenge. Go have a beer or wine to celebrate!!! Or pick up a bottle or case of wine for later from one of our amazing local wine shops.

Breakfast & Coffee

On your way to the race, or afterwards stop at one of these sponsors to get coffee, breakfast, or Brunch.


Hungry after burning like a million calories at the SCCX Challenge? Hit one of these fine lunch spots on your way out of town. Or better yet, go grab lunch then check out one of the Local Attractions listed below...


So you stuck around all day to race and watch the SCCX Challenge? Maybe even made some new cyclocross buddies today? Don't let the day end, get some smelly cyclocrossers together and hit one of these great restaurants for an amazing dinner...


You know, I put all of my cross gear on one shelf in my garage so that all I have to do is throw it in the car and go to the race. Yet, somehow I've still manage to forget something at every single time I get to the race. Here are where you can get last minute supplies...

Note: Joe's Bike Shop is hosting a full service bike repair tent at the race. This will be a mini-bike shop with a pro mechanic, every Shimano and SRAM component for CX, tubes, tires, helmets, pedals, shoes, and cleats for sale. We're even working on having some demo cross bikes and wheelsets to try out. So if something breaks or you for get helmet/shoes, we've got you covered...

Local Attractions

Gaithersburg and Montgomery County have come amazing things to do and see after the race. Check out these attractions, like the South Germantown Indoor Water Park, the MTB trails at Sheaffer Farm, the Gigantic Adventure Playground, or the amazing running paths in the Kentlands/Lakelands.
We all need a tune up after a hard race. Services lists local recovery businesses like chiropractors, masseuses, and doctors in the area that can help you get rid of those sore legs and backs...