Archive for April, 2014

Cafe Velo Tri Lakes GranFondo 2014

The 2nd Annual Cafe Velo Tri-Lakes GranFondo is May 4th, 2014 in Monument, Colorado. The ride starts at the at the Pikes Peak Brewery. The 22 mile loop covers a scenic section of Northern El Paso County and is the perfect opportunity to tune-up for your longer/century ride in June (like the Elephant Rock [...]


Parks Master Plan Public Meeting

Every 10 years the Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation Department updates the city-wide Parks, Recreation, Trails, and Open Space Master Plan which provides long-term vision, goals, and policies to guide their actions throughout the park system.
The last master plan was adopting in 2000 so it’s time to update the plan. Help make this [...]


Rising from Ashes Movie

Rising From Ashes from T.C. Johnstone on Vimeo.

“Rising from Ashes” is a feature length documentary about two worlds colliding when cycling legend Jock Boyer moves to Rwanda, Africa to help a group of struggling genocide survivors pursue their dream of a national team. As they set out against impossible odds both Jock and the team [...]


Urban Singletrack Project Clean Up Day

Jon Severson and a few others have been working on a Urban Singletrack Project to bring some singletrack to the Pikes Peak Greenway near downtown Colorado Springs. They’ve received approval to create a test section of trail. One of the first steps is to clean up some of the trash in the area.
On [...]