• Kids and Sports: Why My Kids Aren’t Allowed To Accept Participation Trophies

    Submitted by 303cycling on June 5th, 2018

    On June 29th, I spent more than seven hours on my bike riding with my eighteen year old son Alex. We were riding from Snowmass to Crested Butte Village in Colorado. We rode about 170 kilometers and climbed almost 10,000 feet together. It may sound like a lot of riding and climbing, but in the grand scheme of things, it was just another day on the bike. To be more precise: ‘It was just another day out of seven long days of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies.’ Read more

    • Elephant Rock Cycling Festival

      Submitted by 303cycling on May 31st, 2018

      5 great rides, an MTB race, a giant expo, the latest bikes and gear, tasty food, live music, tons of fun – something for everyone! Read more

      • The 2018 Colorado Classic Women’s Race Expands to Four Stages

        Submitted by 303cycling on April 27th, 2018

        For the 2018 Colorado Classic, the women will race two stages in Vail and two stages in Denver. The women’s race is part of USA Cycling’s Pro Road Tour (PRT) calendar. Read more

        • Pro bicycle racing returns to its roots in Vail with the Colorado Classic

          Submitted by 303cycling on March 22nd, 2018

          The second annual Colorado Classic — a UCI-sanctioned 2.HC race (the highest category outside of World Tour races) featuring the sport’s top men and women professionals — will be held Aug. 16-19, 2018, with exciting courses that provide fan-friendly spectating opportunities. Stage 1 on Aug. 16 will be a circuit course through Vail Village and Stage 2 will put riders on the legendary mountain time trial course between Vail Village and the Vail Pass summit. Read more

          • Haute Route Announces 2018 Route for Mavic Haute Route Rockies

            Submitted by 303cycling on March 12th, 2018

            Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced the route for the second edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies.  Read more

            • Haute Route Names World Bicycle Relief as a Designated Charity Partner for All North American Events in 2018

              Submitted by 303cycling on February 16th, 2018

              Haute Route, the most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cycling worldwide, is adding global nonprofit World Bicycle Relief as a designated charity partner for all North American events in 2018. Haute Route participants are encouraged to fundraise for World Bicycle Relief as part of their experience. All funds will go toward providing bicycles to people in developing countries where distance is a barrier to education, healthcare and economic empowerment. Read more

              • Women’s Wednesday: Ending the Season

                Submitted by 303cycling on January 3rd, 2018

                By Becky Furuta The cab driver was visibly annoyed. The roads were so thick with cars and scooters, people and bicycles, that one could hardly see the charcoal tarmac of the city street below. He clearly conveyed that making a U-turn to access the other side of the avenue would be a near impossibility, andRead More

                • The Colorado Classic is Coming to Vail for Two Stages in 2018

                  Submitted by 303cycling on December 28th, 2017

                  From Velorama Colorado We are excited to announce that Vail will host the first two stages of the Colorado Classic when it returns to Colorado for its second year, August 16-19, 2018. On December 19, the Vail Town Council unanimously approved funding for Vail to host the first two stages — with a thrilling timeRead More

                  • Haute Route Announces Host Cities for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

                    Submitted by 303cycling on December 11th, 2017

                    Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced five host cities for the second edition of Mavic Haute Route Rockies, taking place from June 23 – 29, 2018. Boulder will serve as the official start city of the seven-day event, which includes visits to Winter Park, Avon, Breckenridge and Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA, before taking riders up an epic climb over 14,000 feet to the summit of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain, one of the most famous summits in the United States. Read more