It seems like mountain biking season just keeps going!. With all of the news on our hands, the start of cross season, and the high school racing (http://303cycling.com/colorado-highschool-cycling-league-race1-2011), we missed out on the beginning of the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cycling Conference (RMCCC) mountain bike racing season!
The conference is made up of two divisions. Division 1 includes Fort Lewis College, University of Colorado-Boulder, Colorado State University, University of Wyoming, and Metro State College - Denver. Division 2 includes Colorado School of Mines, US Air Force Academy, Western State College, University of Northern Colorado, University of Denver, Colorado College, Mesa State College, University of Colorado-Denver, and University of Colorado-Colorado Springs.
There is a total of seven race weekends, including the National Championships in Angelfire, New Mexico October 29-30. Each weekend event showcase several events, including cross country, short track, downhill, and mountain cross.
The season started out September 10-11th at the University of Wyoming hosted race in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Results can be found here: (https://www.usacycling.org/results/?permit=2011-2712). The second race of the series, hosted by Colorado State University, was held in Redfeather Lakes, Colorado on September 17-18. Results for this race can be found here: (https://www.usacycling.org/results/index.php?permit=2011-2725). This past weekend Sol Vista, Colorado was home to the third race of the series, hosted by the Colorado School of Mines. Results can be found here: https://www.usacycling.org/results/index.php?permit=2011-3171 .
Also, thanks to Eszter Horanyi - (please link to http://gooneyriders.typepad.com) for getting us this video from the Sol Vista race: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPdGtRqvwoA&feature=channel_video_title
The next race is this weekend, October 1-2, in Gunnison. Stay tuned to 303Cycling.com for results and hopefully more great video.
If anyone has any additional video or pictures, please contact me at email@example.com.