• Zajicek Update: Remains in ICU, Fund Established

    Submitted by 303cycling on March 22nd, 2016

    Phil Zajicek, who collided with a flatbed truck on Flagstaff last week and lost his arm, remains in an induced coma in ICU.

    A GoFundMe page has been established, as his family holds vigil, and deals with the despair of this situation and the future for Phil, his wife, Elizabeth, and two children, Elouise, 4 and Eleanor, 3… Read more

    • Without Limits Adds New RD Barry Lee

      Submitted by 303cycling on March 21st, 2016

      Without Limits Productions announces the addition of Barry Lee to their race director staff.

      If you raced a Without Limits cyclocross or road cycling event in 2015 you were bound to see Barry Lee during the day. He was a jack of all trades last season, bouncing around the venue helping string course tape, conduct podium ceremonies, greet vendors, set up volunteers, and jump behind a registration table. 70 degrees and sunny or -5 degrees and snowy Barry’s passion was always evident. Read more

      • USA Cycling Website Has Been Hacked

        Submitted by 303cycling on March 18th, 2016

        USA Cycling announced that their website has been hacked. Here is the important information you should know.

        USA Cycling learned two days ago of a data security incident within USA Cycling’s IT systems that could include some personal information associated with online accounts, including names, mailing addresses, email addresses, dates of birth, emergency contacts, and USA Cycling passwords. Read more

        • Weekend Preview: Movies, Rides & Races

          Submitted by 303cycling on March 18th, 2016

          Early season rides, races and clinics.

          If you live in the 719, be sure to check out the GiddyUp Film Fest. Great MTB films.

          Check it all out! Read more

          • Pro Bike Express – First Class Travel for Your Bike

            Submitted by 303cycling on March 17th, 2016

            How do you get your bike to your away from home event? Options are limited.

            Pro Bike Express owner, Wesley Smith, offers safe, quality and personalized service at every event he travels to.

            PBE is continuing to expand their service into the MTB realm offering simple, safe and easy way to race outside the state without breaking the bank or your bike.

            Pro Bike Express will be supporting the 2016 Austin Rattler MTB in early April.

            For reservations and PBE’s full travel schedule, read on. Read more

            • UPDATE: Cyclist Identified in Bike v. Flatbed Truck collision on Flagstaff Today

              Submitted by 303cycling on March 15th, 2016

              UPDATE 6PM – From Boulder Daily Camera

              Bicyclist in today’s Flagstaff Road accident identified as former pro Phil Zajicek, who “lost an arm after colliding with a flatbed truck Tuesday afternoon while riding down Flagstaff Road.”

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              • The Demise of the Bear Creek Lake Park Time Trial

                Submitted by 303cycling on March 15th, 2016

                From COBRAS

                We tried. Really hard.

                The COBRAS have been planning for over a year to bring back the Bear Creek Lake Park Time Trial (BCLPTT). Last year we realized it was more than we could manage with just having taken over the KHMTT and we wanted to do it right, so it was decided to wait until this season…

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                • Zachary Strnad sentenced to 10 years for vehicular homicide of cyclist

                  Submitted by 303cycling on March 11th, 2016

                  Today 20-year-old Zachary Strnad was sentenced to 10 years in prison for vehicular homicide, after hitting and killing cyclist Tom Flanagan while driving drunk last year. According to Katie Macarelli, who attended the trial, there was a good turnout of community cyclists in the courtroom, and, “The judge gave a very heartfelt, just decision.”

                  From Denver Post

                  A 20-year-old man will face the maximum sentence for killing a Golden bicyclist while driving drunk on Lookout Mountain, according to a news release from the First Judicial District Attorney’s office… Read more

                  • AZONIE: Bike Support When You Race Away From Home

                    Submitted by 303cycling on March 9th, 2016

                    Racing away from home this year?

                    AZONIE will be at various events through out the season including USA Cycling Amateur and Junior National Championships and USA Cycling Masters & Para-Cycling National Championships.

                    The AZONIE team brings more than 20 years of professional race, event and individual support to cycling sports.

                    See what they have to offer. Read more

                    • 2016 Cyclocross Season Overview & Colo CX Champs

                      Submitted by 303cycling on March 9th, 2016

                      The 2016 Colorado Cyclocross Race Directors’ planning meeting took place a few weeks ago with lots of exciting news and changes for the upcoming season. 303 sat down with Without Limits Race Director – Lance Panigutti for a short recap and to talk about their successful bid to host the State Championships… Read more