• Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb Recap, Results, Podcast, Photos

    Submitted by 303cycling on July 17th, 2017

    Story, Interviews, Photos by Rich Soares It was beautiful weather for the 52nd Annual Bob Cook Classic (Mt Evans Hill Climb). The 27.4 mile and 6500 vertical feet climb course takes competitors from Idaho Springs to the peak of Mt Evans at 14,130 feet. After collecting medals and putting on warm clothes at the top,Read More

    • Inaugural Mavic Haute Route Rockies Wraps up

      Submitted by 303cycling on July 3rd, 2017

      REACHING NEW SUMMITS WITH THE INAUGURAL MAVIC HAUTE ROUTE ROCKIES Marked by Colorado’s iconic gravel roads, high mountain passes and incredible achievements of the riders, the inaugural Mavic Haute Route Rockies came to a close this afternoon in Colorado Springs. Having ridden 800 kilometers and climbed over 15,000 meters over seven timed stages, the 360Read More

      • Limited spots to ride stages 1 or 7 of Mavic Haute Route Rockies for a great cause!

        Submitted by 303cycling on June 20th, 2017

        This is a special, limited opportunity for 50 riders to ride either Stage 1 in Boulder, June 24, 2017 or Stage 7 in Colorado Springs, June 30, 2017 on the Mavic Haute Route Rockies for a great cause. Registration is a $100 entry fee + a $100 donation to the diabetes foundation of your choice.Read More

        • Mavic Haute Route Rockies asks, “Are you Strong Enough?”

          Submitted by 303cycling on June 2nd, 2017

          It’s not too late to register! MORE INFORMATION

          • 2016 Hill Climb National Championship Recap

            Submitted by Nicole Odell on August 15th, 2016

            Saturday, August 13, 2016, was the first USA Cycling Hill Climb National Championship, held in conjunction with The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb Gran Fondo. The “Hill:” Pikes Peak. Over 180 riders competed to be the first to get to the top of America’s Mountain. They started just above Crystal Reservoir at about 9390ft elevationRead More

            • 2016 Mount Evans Bicycle Race Photos

              Submitted by Erin Trail on July 29th, 2016

              The Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb is an iconic bicycle race that takes place on the highest paved road in the United States. Celebrating it’s 50th year, it was run for the first time in 1962 and has run consecutively with the exception of 3 times.It was renamed in 1981 in honor ofRead More

              • 2016 Courage Classic Recap, Photos

                Submitted by 303cycling on July 27th, 2016

                The 2016 Courage Classic took place this past weekend, bringing together families, medical personnel and supporters of Children’s Hospital. Despite a downpour during the Friday evening social hour, the weather was perfect. The Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation Facebook page describes the annual event as, “2 days on 2 wheels supporting Children’s Hospital Colorado patients andRead More

                • 303Radio: Haute Route Rockies

                  Submitted by 303cycling on June 24th, 2016

                  This series of European-style stage races is coming to the U.S., and the Colorado Rockies will host the first event in 2017.

                  This past week a select group of a dozen pre-rode the stages to work out logistics like feed zones, traffic, and the best “breath-taking” routes.

                  Featured here on 303Radio, Road Bike Action Magazine Editor Neil Shirley checks in after day 3 of the Rocky Mountain Haute Route test ride. The first stage is in Boulder, and the entire route will be announced next month… Read more

                  • Haute Route Is Coming: A Preview Ride

                    Submitted by 303cycling on June 20th, 2016

                    As the clock ticked past an hour straight of climbing above Boulder on Saturday morning, I chuckled about the fact that, in more than a decade of living and biking in Colorado, I had somehow never ridden the iconic climb I was suffering on now. Or the fast, flowing canyon descent that followed. Or the gravel rollers that came after that, dry and scorching in the midday sun. . . Read more