• Open Streets Denver’ and Bike Expo Highlight Family-Friendly Colorado Classic Event

    Submitted by Bill Plock on August 13th, 2019

    The race is bringing Open Streets Denver to the city on Sunday August 25 (from 10:45 am to 12:30 pm), a unique event where eight downtown city blocks will be closed to motor vehicles for nearly two hours but open to anyone and everyone to bike, scoot, walk, blade, run or hop through downtown without concern for automobile traffic. Read more

    • Meet COO of Colorado Classic, Lucy Diaz on 303Radio

      Submitted by Bill Plock on June 18th, 2019

      We discuss the reasons behind making it a women’s only race, the challenges and opportunities that come with that, the sponsors like VF Corp (parent of North Face, Smartwool, Altra and many more brands) and the mission of this race and the hopeful impact on women’s cycling and sport in general.  Read more

      • Lafayette’s Blue Cycles adds Womens Race Team

        Submitted by Bill Plock on May 16th, 2019

        Meet Blue Competition Cycle’s new womens race team. 6 Jr. and Collegiate young women all from Colorado!
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        • Colorado Classic To Feature Only Women Pro cyclists in 2019

          Submitted by Kim Welk on December 11th, 2018

          2019 Colorado Classic Becomes Women’s-Only Pro Cycling RaceThe 2019 Colorado Classic, August 22-25, will be the only UCI standalone women’s stage race in the Western hemisphere; raising the bar with quadrupled prize purse, team stipends, live streaming and longer, more challenging routes(DENVER, CO—DECEMBER 11, 2018)​​— The 2019 ​Colorado Classic​ will become the only women’s stand-aloneRead More

          • Colorado Classic Recap

            Submitted by Alison Freeman on August 31st, 2018

            Years ago, I was in love with something that didn’t love me back. I’d spent years sitting on wheels, getting spat out the back of races anytime the power cranked past my limit, watching younger riders blow past. I was falling out of love with cycling. A week earlier, I had shown up at the Bannock Street Crit with no desire left to put myself in the “hurt box,” and it showed. I raced so half-heartedly that my long-time friend and cycling photographer, Ryan Muncy, approached me and asked, Are you still having fun? Read more

            • Host Housing Sought for Colorado Classic Women’s Pro Teams

              Submitted by Bill Plock on June 20th, 2017

              Host housing for the Colorado Classic women’s race needed! Since the races are in Colorado Springs, Breckenridge (Aug. 10 & 11) and Denver (Friday, evening, Aug. 11 and Saturday evening, Aug. 12) teams could base in either Colorado Springs or Denver. Read more