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The National Criterium Calendar hits VeloNews airways Saturday when the Sunny King Criterium broadcasts live from start-to-finish.

Isaac Howe (Kenda-5-hour Energy), Carlos Alzate (Exergy), Erica Allar ( and former winner Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) are among the riders highlighting the preliminary startlist for the Aniston, Alabama, race.

Coverage kicks off at 12:00 p.m. central time with a full day of amateur racing. The professional events open at 6:20 p.m. with the women’s race. The men’s pro contest will start at 7:30 p.m.

Five cameras will capture the race in High Definition.

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The event is the third stop on the men’s NCC schedule and the second stop for the women. Hilton Clarke (UnitedHealthcare) and former Sunny King winner Nicky Wangsgard (Primal-MapMyRide) lead the series.

The Sunny King Criterium is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and organizers hope to raise $10,000 in entry fees for ACS. The race has raised $70,000 since 2005.

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