One of three Centurion Cycling races being held in North America this year will wind through wetern Dane County, and the Dane County Sheriff's office is warning of the potential for traffic delays.
The race runs on Sunday, August 8th from 7am to 3pm, and will start and finish at the Middleton Municipal Airport.
Racers will have a controlled closure for 15 minutes starting at 7am on Airport Road, Enchanted Valley, County Highway P, Bourbon Road, County Highway KP and a portion of Garfoot Road. After that participants must sstay on the right side of the road, and traffic is free to travel. Deputies will control all major intersections and course marshals will police participants, but the Sheriff's Department advises motorists should be cautious, expect delays and seek alternate routes if possible.
Residents should also expect reverse 911 calls on Saturday advising of the event.