Archive for the ‘Road Bike’ Category


St. Patrick’s Day Bike Ride

Runners have long had a 5k before the annual Colorado Springs St. Patrick’s Day parade. This year cyclists get to join in with a 50k plus a wee bit more (31.7 miles) bike ride. After the ride, riders can ride their bikes in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
The ride route takes you through [...]

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USA Pro Cycling Challenge Photos

Here are a few of the photos of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. You can find more USA Pro Cycling Challenge Photos here.
Prologue Top 10
1. Christian Vande Velde, Garmin-Cervélo in 8:29
2. Jens Voigt, Leopard-Trek at :05
3. George Hincapie, BMC Racing at :05
4. Levi Leipheimer, RadioShack at :06
5. Tejay Van Garderen, HTC-Highroad at :06
6. Cadel [...]

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USA Pro Cycling Challenge Prologue

This week is big for cycling in the US and especially as the USA Pro Cycling Challenge kicks off today at 1:15 PM MDT with the prologue. The course is 5.18 miles and overall is slightly downhill so it should be very fast. There is a slight climb in the Garden of the Gods [...]

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USA Pro Cycling Challenge Prologue Start Times And Race Numbers

The 7 day USA Pro Cycling Challenge kicks off today with a prologue starting in Garden of the Gods and finishing in downtown. The USA Pro Cycling Challenge features the most top level pro cyclists ever for a race in the US. Here’s the order the racers are starting and their race numbers.

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Ride for Heroes

Chick-fil-A in Colorado Springs is putting on Ride for Heroes tomorrow to remember the police, fire and our military men and women put their lives on the line everyday to protect us. The ride starts at 8 AM from Colorado Technical University which is just south of the Chick-fil-A at Garden of the Gods [...]

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Trek Bike Demos This Sunday

The Trek Factory Demo crew will be in Colorado Springs this Sunday. The’ll be set up by the baseball fields at Palmer Park from 10 AM until 3 PM.
They will have Trek Madones, Top Fuels, EX’s, Remedy’s, Scratch’s plus Gary Fisher Superfly 100’s and the Rumblefish. Make sure to make it out to [...]

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26th Street Time Trial Tonight

After a couple weeks off because of the Sand Creek mountain bike races, the Wednesday night hill climb series continues tonight with a time trial up 26th street. Last race of the series is next Wednesday night with a climb up Cheyenne Cañon.

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Tonight Learn How to Be Safer Cycling

This looks like a great meeting tonight on safer cycling. Unfortunately I already have plans so won’t be able to make it.
From Al Brody:
The Colorado Springs Cycling Club meeting on Tuesday June 1, 2010, at 6:30 p.m. in the Clarion Hotel on Bijou will present tools to make cyclists safer in the traffic mix. [...]

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CTS Summer of Cycling

The first race of the Carmichael Training Systems Summer of Cycling is tomorrow with a mountain bike race in Palmer Park. Last I heard they could still use a couple course marshalls. They’re also needing more marshalls for the UCI stage race in July. Call Andy Bohlmann at 651-1677 if you can [...]

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Parole Possible for Killer of Cyclists

I’ve been meaning to get this posted for a couple weeks but it seems that today may be last day to comment to the parole board about the possible parole for Barbara Thomas that killed EJ and Jayson while they were riding their bikes. See more info about the accident and possible parole here.

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