The Event

The 2021 U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open presented by Toyota is the first event to bring back competitive racing for Paralympic athletes as they compete to make Team USA in the Summer Games in Tokyo. The races in Huntsville consist of three different types of road cycling events including men’s and women’s road race, time trials, and handcycling team relay. The events are scheduled to take place April 17-18, 2021 in Cummings Research Park.

Learn more about U.S. Paralympics Cycling.

Stay updated on all race activities by subscribing to CRP’s email list.

Spectator Guide

This guide has important details for the public about where to park and locate along the course in Cummings Research Park (CRP). Be sure to check out the Interactive Google Map!

Click here to Download PDF


This video details the types of races you’ll see at the U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open. Learn about handcycling, tandem cycling, and more!

Official Course Maps

Click the image to see the full maps for the time trial and road race.

Official Race Schedule

Click the image to download a PDF.

Stay updated on all race activities by subscribing to CRP’s email list.



Erin Koshut
Call 256-535-2086 or email.

Thanks to our Local Sponsors


Come Cheer for Team USA!

Read about an amazing group of athletes for the U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open the weekend of April 17-18 in Cummings Research Park. These men and women are competing to represent Team USA in the Paralympics that will take place in Tokyo this summer.

Send us your artwork to cheer on the Para Cyclists!

The athletes are very excited about coming to the Rocket City! This is their return to competitive racing, since events were cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic. Let’s give them a big Rocket City welcome!

Dec. 3, 2020: U.S. Paralympics Cycling Coming to Huntsville in April to Kick Off 2021 Domestic Schedule

Paracycling: Learn about the Various Types of Races

This video report is by Don Dare of WATE-TV in Knoxville, Tennessee. It is from a past Paracycling event and explains some of the different types of races involved, such as handcycling and tricycling. You'll see these types of races at the U.S. Paralympics Cycling Open in Huntsville, AL the weekend of April 17-18, 2021.