Redlands, CA, March 21, 2013 – The 29th Annual Redlands Bicycle Classic will kick off with a Time Trial on the North Shore of Big Bear Lake on April 4. The event features a field of professional men’s, women’s, and para-cyclist racers.

The 7.8 mile Time Trial, also known as the Race of Truth, along the north shore of Big Bear Lake will create a high altitude challenge for all riders. The mile high time trial will open USA Cycling’s National Racing Calendar, the first stop for the professional American cycling season.