DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A news conference was held at the BMX course located at Westgate Park Thursday.
City officials expect the event to bring in more than 4500 people to Dothan this weekend. The national BMX tour includes 28 cities, the next closest one to Dothan is Atlanta. The age brackets range from 5-85 years old.
“Dothan has invested heavily in this bmx course and really in softball, tennis, and all the sports and athletic venues,” said Kevin Cowper, Dothan City Manager.
Beginning Friday morning with practice rounds, BMX action will go on through Sunday. There no admission fee to catch the action at Westgate Park.