Colorado Cross Classic

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The Colorado Cross Classic (CCC) will be held in Boulder, Colorado on Saturday, October 30th at the Boulder Reservoir – a popular and challenging race course! Read interview with Race Director Tim Shea


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The CCC kicks off the biggest cross weekend in the cycling mecca of Boulder. This weekend always brings the big guns to town which sets up a competitive showdown between the national pros and the local pros – always fun to watch! Get in early on what will surely become a Colorado classic – an intense race in the shadows of the Rockies.


Blue Sky Cup

Blue Sky Velo Cup CX
Xilinx Campus
3100 Logic Drive
Longmont, CO

Course Description
Brand new spectator-friendly course on the legendary Xilinx campus. Includes sand, stairs, and double-sided pit. The Blue Sky Velo Cup opens up a weekend of top level racing on Halloween in Longmont, just a few miles from Boulder. The Blue Sky Velo Cup was the highest attended cyclocross race in Colorado in 2008 with close to 600 racers. Saturday's race at the Xilinx campus is a Colorado favorite and host of past national level racing and the Colorado state championships. The course is physically, technically, and mentally demanding and who knows what ghosts and goblins will be lurking around. The course map is located at the event website.

Xilinx Campus
3100 Logic Drive, Longmont, CO ( map )

From Denver/Boulder: US-36 West toward Boulder. Exit onto CO-157 N/Foothills Pkwy. Continue on CO-119 N. Left onto Fordham St.

From Fort Collins: I-25 South, Exit 240, Right onto CO-119 (Ken Pratt Blvd), Follow through town onto Diagonal Hwy, Right onto Fordham St.

Online registartion is $25 + fees. Onsite registration is $35.
Online Registration (Close 10-21-2010)


On the Cross

Location: Thomas Jefferson High School 3950 South Holly Street Denver CO 80237

Directions: From I-25 exit 201, which is Hampden/US285 go West, 0.2 miles downhill to Holly Street, there is a light there. Turn south at Holly and go 0.3 miles uphill to Mansfield. Turn left and you are in the Thomas Jefferson High School Parking lot. These directions work if you are traveling North or South on I-25.

Registration: Race day registration only. Non ACA licensed riders must purchase one-day license, $10 fee. Annual license NOT available at race site. Race day registration opens at 7:30AM, and closes 20 minutes before start time of race. 2nd race $10. Cash or check only (to International Christian Cycling Club). Fields capped at 75 racers.

Course: Smooth manicured grass, mowed fields, parking lots and sidewalks. Rules: All ACA rules will be in effect. All racers must present the appropriate license ACA at registration. All racers or parent/guardian must sign an accident waiver for anyone 18 or under. ACA CX racing age is your age as of 12/31/11. Call-ups are 10 minutes before start and based on 2010 CO Cross Cup Standings. MTB’s allowed, no bar-ends.

Food: Free food all day, including late races!


Boulder Cyclocross #2

We are back for our 11th straight year of quality cyclocross racing. We have five races lined up for the 2011 season. Come play on the best courses where the racers promote the races!

Location: Interlocken East Park

$ Over $5,000 in cash and prizes $ *For overall series ranking.

Registration: Race Day Registration Only Non ACA licensed riders must purchase one-day license, $10 fee. Annual license NOT available at race site. Registration opens at 7:40am, closes 20 min before race start. Call-ups 10min before start &1strace based upon ’09 series overalls. 2nd race $10. Race will proceed rain or shine! No refunds. ACA Racing Rules apply. MTB’s allowed, no bar-ends. CX age based on age as of 12/31/2011 (add one year to your road racing age). CR: Tim Madden. Kids races free, at every race, separate course.

Directions: Broomfield Interlocken East Park, 300 Interlocken Blvd, Broomfield. From Denver take Hwy 36 west to Wadsworth (121) turn left at top of the off ramp heading south. At the next light, Hwy 128 (Interlocken Loop), take a right heading west. Take next right on Interlocken Parkway. From Boulder – Hwy 36 exit StorageTek Drive, turn right. Take left on Interlocken Blvd, follow to race.

Questions: Brian, 303.981.7342,


2010 Frisco Cyclocross

*** Updated Information ***

Directions: From Denver...Take I-70 west to Frisco (exit 203). Take Hwy 9 PAST the Nordic Center entrance, up the hill to the traffic light, turn right into the St. Anthony Medical office parking on the east side of the building. Parking at the peninsula is limited due to construction this year.

Courses: Two slight variations: Fast & technical courses to include pavement, dirt, grass, sand and a few hills;) Start/Finish and Pits will be marked. Please use the RECYCLING and trashcans provided. Pets ok, on leash. Please clean up after them. ACA rules apply.

Registration: In or around The Frisco Day Lodge. This event is day of registration only. Bring current ACA license, $10 one-day license available. Registration will open at 7:30 A.M., closes 20 min prior to each category race start. Cash or Check only payable to: High Country Racing Team/HCRT

Entry Fee: $25 entry each day, $10 each additional race category, same day. Juniors Free!



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