Last night Ride the Rockies hosted their route announcement party with Ron Kiefel and Lucas Euser racing trikes, David Towle announcing the plays, and tons of great door prizes as they built up to the big news of what the 2013 route is going to be! There's many ways to look at this route, with excitement of the climbs as badges of courage riders will take back home with them or you can look at this route with the beauty of Colorado. I'm excited for the route myself as I will get a chance to see parts of Colorado that I have never seen before. The day I'm most excited for is day 3, on that day riders will start in the beautiful cycling rich town of Durango and finish in Pagosa Springs, but on one of those days near the end the cyclists get to ride over the Royal Gorge, that will be epic!
Stay tuned to 303cycling as we lead up to the state's great cycling tours and Ride the Rockies will be highlighted.