N E W S R E L E A S E
June 5, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Delays expected on JCC roads during REV3 June 15 event
On Sunday, June 15, more than 900 athletes will participate in the Revolution 3 (REV3) Williamsburg Triathlon. Portions of roads throughout James City County will be temporarily closed to accommodate the 56 mile cycling course and 13 mile running course of the race.
Motorists should expect delays between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. on all of Centerville Road and on the following:
- Greensprings Road
- John Tyler Highway
- Jolly Pond Road
- Opportunity Way
- Little Creek Dam Road
- Forge Road
- Diascund Road
- Richmond Road (in Toano and Lanexa)
Cranston’s Mill Pond Road will be closed for the duration of the event.
This route differs from the 2013 REV3 route in that Monticello Ave will not be affected.
Police will direct traffic during the race to help keep participants and motorists moving as efficiently as possible. Motorists should also note that there will be bicyclists traveling on these roadways throughout the day even while traffic is flowing and should use extreme caution.
REV3 is a nationally recognized sporting event and sanctioned by USA Triathlon. For more information about REV3, visit http://rev3tri.com/williamsburg/news-va/