16th Annual Rocky Mountain State Games Registration Now Open - More Than 10,000 Athletes Expected To Compete
Inaugural "Colorado Classic" Will Roll Through Colorado Springs, Breckenridge, and Denver August 10-13
The Colorado Classic will also feature two days of professional women's cycling, beginning in Colorado Springs on August 10th and concluding the following night with a women's-only event under the lights in Denver.
"Colorado Springs Sports Corp is absolutely thrilled to be able to help bring back elite professional cycling to the state. We are honored that our city was awarded the first stage of this spectacular event on August 10," said Sports Corp President & CEO Tom Osborne. The Sports Corp will serve as the local organizing committee for Stage One of the Colorado Classic.
The Sports Corp also announced a series of ancillary events around the first stage:
Press Conference (USA Cycling)
Colorado Springs hosted a stage of the USA Pro Challenge in 2011, 2012 and 2014, as well as the 1986 World Pro Road Cycling Championships and numerous other USA Cycling events.
The Colorado Classic is being produced by RPM Events Group, which includes philanthropic community investors with a vision of re-inventing cycling events that are sustainable and fun, while providing a long-term positive social and economic impact to citizens and communities.