Wednesday notebook: May 2
» Tonight is the deadline for registering for this weekend's Tour de Champaignand Urbana Grand Prix, two well-run races that are drawing some heavy hitters to the elite races.
» I don't know who is behind Velo Post, but it shows potential for tracking local racing.
» The promoters of the Tour of America's Dairyland are dipping into Illinois with a new race on Sunday, July 29: Sammy’s St. Charles Prairie State Criterium. Looks like an interesting course along the Fox River.
» Omnium registration is open for June's Tour of Galena. Registration for individual races will open Wednesday, May 23.
» The 2012 Northbrook Velodrome schedule is out. Racing starts Thursday, May 17.