• Queen of the Hills: A Conversation with Jennifer Cubillas

    Submitted by 303cycling on October 30th, 2017

    If you’re a local female cyclist who likes to climb hills then you’ve probably noticed Jennifer Cubillas’s name on the Strava leaderboards. At 48, Jennifer is routinely in contention for QoMs on popular climbs around Boulder (she is currently 3/2145 on Lookout Mountain and 2/1197 on NCAR) though she has only been cycling for four years. In 2016 she won the National Hill Climb Championship for MW40+, and in 2017 she came in fourth in the Pro/Open category. She is blazing fast—not just for her age, but for any age. Read more

    • $6.5 Million Settlement Given to LA Cyclist for Injuries from Pothole

      Submitted by 303cycling on October 30th, 2017

      A Los Angeles cyclist who suffered a major injury after striking a pothole agreed to a $6.5 million settlement with the City this week.

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      • Give where you live on Colorado Gives Day!

        Submitted by 303cycling on October 27th, 2017

        Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, December 5, and starting on November 1, you can schedule gifts to give to organizations you support–like Bicycle Colorado!

        Your donation supports programs like Bike School, our policy work at the Colorado legislature, Safe Routes to School, our Denver Initiative, bicycle commuter services and much more. You can help people learn to ride, be safe riding and share the joy of the ride. Read more

        • Teen mountain biker invents helmet-friendly headband

          Submitted by 303cycling on October 25th, 2017

          Necessity is the mother of invention. But, sometimes, beauty can be as much of a motivator.

          That was the case for 16-year-old Alyssa Feinberg, a student at Boulder’s Fairview High School. Headbands there were aplenty, but few could “tame the frizz” of her hair enough to cram under a helmet while mountain biking, her sport of choice. And even fewer had that special look she wanted. Read more

          • Ladies! Satisfy Your Cross Curiosity at School Yard Cross!

            Submitted by 303cycling on October 13th, 2017

            By Khem Suthiwan What is this cyclocross business all about?? Heckling…yes! Oodles of fun…yes! Super supportive environment…yes! It’s also a great way to throw in some variety to your training and racing. On Wednesday, October 18th starting at 4:15pm, you’ll have the opportunity to learn CX skills from local professional female coaches during the Women’sRead More

            • Public Hearing Regarding Cycling Safety

              Submitted by 303cycling on October 5th, 2017

              Boulder   Public hearing and consideration of a resolution regarding cycling safety on rural state highways in Boulder County (US 36 and Diagonal Highway emphasis) Monday Oct 9th, 6 p.m. (6:30 agenda item) City Council Chambers, 1777 Broadway Boulder TAB would love to hear from cyclists of all stripes describing their experience getting in and out ofRead More

              • Women’s Wednesday – Women In Sport Enrichment (WISE)

                Submitted by 303cycling on October 4th, 2017

                Written by Cheri Felix

                Ann Trombley believes in helping women to excel in their sport which is why she created WISE (Women in Sports Enrichment). Ann is building on her own experience as an athlete and hopes to encourage women to continue to show up and line up. Ann came up with WISE because she believes when the financial stress is alleviated, women and girls can focus on training and competition. Read more

                • Colorado Classic returns to Denver in 2018

                  Submitted by 303cycling on October 2nd, 2017

                  The UCI this week released its calendars for all sanctioned road races on its five global circuits in 2018, with 11 events on the America Tour and three on the World Tour coming from North America. Read more

                  • Driver in death of 8-year-old yet to serve 5-month sentence

                    Submitted by 303cycling on September 28th, 2017

                    The Longmont driver who pleaded guilty in connection with the death last year of an 8-year-old girl riding her bike has yet to spend a night in jail. Read more

                    • Good News: Bicycle Colorado helps students bike to school

                      Submitted by 303cycling on September 28th, 2017

                      On Friday, September 15, Bicycle Colorado co-hosted a group ride with nearly 20 students at the Mathematics and Science Leadership Academy in West Denver. With co-hosts the Athmar Park Active Living Coalition, the Denver Police Department and the Mathematics and Science Leadership Academy, we rode with students from Huston Lake Park to their school andRead More