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2015 Holy Saturday Cross Country Classic

Join the excitement as Belize’s top sporting event and festivity, the “Holy Saturday Cross Country Cycling Classic,” unfolds April 4th, 2015!

Be among the thousands of spectators as this rigorous battle of the elite and master cyclists mandates the completion of an arduous 144-miles of uphill and downhill race! This traditional Holy Saturday race from Belize City-San Ignacio-Belize City now enters its 87th year!


  • START: At the B.T.L Park (Marine Parade Blvd) 6:00 a.m., riders sprint for the hills of the west, San Ignacio Town, Cayo District!
  • Half-Way-Point: Riders head back to Belize City after reaching the Queen Elizabeth Park in San Ignacio Town, Cayo District.
  • FINISH LINE: Cyclists will cross the finish line in Belize City at the B.T.L Park (Marine Parade Blvd).


  • Elite
  • Masters
  • Under 18 years
  • Under 23 years

Finish-Line Festivities will be among the highlights, including music, drinks, food and an energetic crowd enthusiastically awaiting the arrival and awards of the riders! Enjoy this truly spectator’s sport as this 6-hour race will be echoing via radios throughout the country!

Join in the festivities of Belize and discover how to be. For more information on getting the most out of your Belize vacation, feel free to contact us at: or call us TOLL free at: 1-800-624-0686.