Archive for the ‘General Cycling’ Category


2014 UpaDowna Pedal Party

The UpaDowna Pedal Party is back in full swing for the summer. It’s a family friendly, all ages bike ride that takes place Wednesday evenings in downtown Colorado Springs. Whether you ride a clunker, a fat bike, a trike, a unicycle, a tall big, small bike or anything in between, this is a [...]

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Kids on Bikes Popsicle Ride

The Kids on Bikes Popsicle Ride has started up for the summer. These weekly family fun rides are to promote community, biking and local park trails. All ages and abilities are welcome, whether you have kids or not!
All rides are along the Pikes Peak Greenway trail with very few street crossings. [...]

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WMBA Season Kickoff Party 2014

The wonderful ladies at the Women’s Mountain Bike Association of Colorado Springs always know how to throw parties. Tomorrow, May 8th, is their 2014 season kick off party. It is taking place at SouthSide Johnny’s located at 528 S. Tejon St. from 6 PM until 9 PM.
WMBA will have their 2014 t-shirts for [...]

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Colorado Springs Cycling Club Open House

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The Colorado Springs Cycling Club (CSCC) is holding an open house this evening, Tuesday May 6th. Join them at 6:00 PM at Ivywild School, 1604 South Cascade Ave. (home of Bristol Brewery) for an information fair and learn more about their club.
CSCC has been inviting people to “come along for [...]

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Chick-fil-A Breakfast Rides 2014

The Chick-fil-A breakfast rides start up for 2014 on Saturday, May 3rd. The rides leave from the Garden of the Gods location at 575 Garden of the Gods Road. The rides meet at 7:45 AM.
The breakfast rides have 3 ride options. You can either do a fast, intermediate or family friendly [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Global Fat Bike Day 2013

Fat bikes have become all the rage in the last year or two. Borealis Bikes makes great carbon fiber fat bike frames and are located right here in Colorado Springs. They are available locally at Pro Cycling and online at Competitive Cyclist.
Tomorrow, December 7th, is Global Fat Bike Day. It will be [...]

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WMBA of COS Halloween Costume Critter

The Women’s Mountain Bike Association of Colorado Springs (WMBA COS) is having their 4th annual Halloween Costume Critter tomorrow Saturday, October 26th. Join WMBA riders in this super fun event that will have you testing your bike handling and whip cream tossing abilities, limbo flexibility, and will bring out your most outrageous inner monster. [...]

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