• New ‘Aspen 50’ mountain bike event conceived by Lance Armstrong

    Submitted by Nicole Odell on September 15th, 2016

    by Scott Condon A new mountain-biking event that features some of the best trails in the upper Roaring Fork Valley will be launched Sept. 18. The Aspen 50 was conceived by cyclist and part-time Aspen resident Lance Armstrong as a way to benefit the Roaring Fork Mountain Bike Association and its work on trails. “WhileRead More

    • Bike Racing: Who Has Time For It?

      Submitted by 303cycling on August 31st, 2016

      By Cheri Felix I love racing. When I line up I feel like I’m going to throw up. I wonder why I signed up. I question my sanity. I ponder possible mechanicals and broken collar bones. All this before the starter says “go!” I’ve been racing for eight years. It started with short track. ThatRead More

      • Rocks, Jumps, and Redemption at the Trestle Monster Energy Downhill Race

        Submitted by Erin Trail on August 1st, 2016

        By Andrew Gunn July 31st was the USAC State Downhill Championship race at Trestle Bike Park in Winter Park, Colorado.   Racer Andy Gunn provided a first-hand account, complete with GoPro footage of his race experience. In 2015, on July 5th, I competed in my first ever downhill race. I hit my foot on a rock,Read More

        • Breck 100 Race Recap

          Submitted by Erin Trail on July 25th, 2016

          by Paddy Foulon of Warriors Cycling The Breck 100 is a long time staple of the Rocky Mountain Endurance Series, and it is widely regarded as one of the hardest 100 mile bike races in North America.  With nearly 14,000 feet of high altitude climbing in Breckenridge, Colorado, it takes a special mountain bike racer to pullRead More

          • Colorado Trail Race CTR

            Submitted by 303cycling on July 25th, 2016

            By 303 Ambassador Sasha Underwood My boyfriend, Dan, has been obsessed with the Colorado Trail Race (CTR) and flirting with racing this event since 2010. CTR is 500 miles with over 70,000 feet of elevation gain (yes you read that correctly) along the Colorado Trail between Denver and Durango. This is a self-supported bike-packing raceRead More

            • Pride and Determination: Colorado High School Mountain Bike Racing

              Submitted by 303cycling on September 25th, 2012

              On Sunday, the Colorado high school mountain bike racing season was in full swing. The race was in Granby at the Snow Mountain Ranch and the course was speckled with aspen leaves of awesome vibrant colors. And just like the first race at the Chalk Creek Challenge, the kids continue to prove that they are in it to finish it. Read more

              • Gunnison Mountain Biking

                Submitted by Kris Thompson on May 13th, 2008

                Like to mountain bike? Want some different terrain? Check out this race and fun ride in Gunnison. Read more

                • Reminder — Valmont Park Meeting Tonight!

                  Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 28th, 2008

                  Today the DailyCamera ran a story about the proposals for the Valmont Park. If you have any interest in seeing this park have a cyclocross or MTB course then please show up. Read more