Bikers race through downtown Gulfport

Bikers race through downtown Gulfport

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Hundreds of bicyclists raced through downtown Gulfport Saturday. It's part of the 2nd Annual Tour de Gulfport.

"This is not only unique for the city of Gulfport but it's also unique for the state of Mississippi and the Mississippi Gulf Coast," said Gulfport city spokesman Chris Vignes. "The is the second year that we're having the Tour de Gulfport and it brings in over 200 riders from across the southeast."

Parts of 14th and 15th streets along the race course were closed. WLOX News Now reporter Mike Lacy will have more tonight at 10.

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