More than 70 Special Olympics athletes from three counties in Delaware, three counties in Maryland and northern Virginia will compete in the annual Special Olympics Delaware Cycling Classic from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Dover Air Force Base Air Command Museum, 1301 Heritage Road, Dover AFB.

More than 150 military personnel are scheduled to volunteer when the event kicks off with an opening ceremony at 8:30 a.m., with the cycling races and an awards ceremony after.

Cyclists will compete in 500 meter, 1 kilometer, 5K, 10K, 15K and 20K races.

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