Race Day Activities

Thursday, August 21   

Celebrate Colorado Springs Cycling Ride - 11:30 am - 12:00 pm : Free community ride through downtown Colorado Springs featuring cycling organizations: USA Cycling members, USA Triathlon members, cycling clubs, BMX clubs, adaptive riding groups, unicycles, etc.

Riders will stage at Acacia Park (Platte & Tejon) at 10:45 am. The ride will begin at 11:30 am and go south on Tejon St. from Acacia Park to Colorado Ave, west on Colorado Ave. to Cascade Ave, north on Cascade to Bijou St., east on Bijou St. to finish at Acacia Park. Participants are encouraged to wear cycling jerseys, costumes, etc. and use the free bike valet in Acacia Park after the ride.   

Miss-n-Out Invitational Criterium - 12:00 - 12:30 pm: Short criterium course (0.75 miles/lap) within downtown Colorado Springs. This will be an invitational race limited to 50 riders with riders dropped periodically until 10 riders will race each other over the final laps to determine a winner. 

The race will start at the Pro Challenge Finish Line with riders heading south on Tejon St. to Colorado Ave., west on Colorado Ave. to Cascade Ave., north on Cascade Ave. to Bijou St., east on Bijou St. to Tejon St. and south on Tejon St. to the UPC Finish Line. 

Invitational Sprint Tournament - 12:30 pmTwo heats of five riders (5 male/5 female) will sprint 430 meters from Platte Ave. to the Pro Challenge Finish Line with the top two males & females advancing to the Finals. Cyclists placing in 3rd - 5th place will compete in the Minor Finals. 

          USA Pro Challenge - Stage 4          
          Start (12:50 pm): 1st Street & Lake Avenue
          Finish (3:30-4:15 pm): Pikes Peak Avenue & Tejon Street
        

          Stage 4 Gala

More information coming soon!


Food & Drink Specials / Viewing Areas / Sidewalk & In-Store Sales - Old Colorado City

Front Range BBQ - Home-cooked Southern Style BBQ & Cajun Dishes

  • 2330 W. Colorado Ave.
  • Race Special: $4.00 New Belgium Draft Beer, $3.00 New Belgium Cans, smoked ribs & chicken wing apppetizer special, BBQ sliders. Patio dining next to race route.

Cucuru Gallery Cafe - Contemporary interpretations of regional Spanish Tapas

  • 2332 W. Colorado Ave.
  • Race Special: Cuban Sandwhich & Colorado Native $12.00

Jake and Telly's - Delicious and innovative Greek specialties

  • 2616 W. Colorado Ave.
  • Race Special: Any sandwhich of the menu and a draft beer for $12.00. Patio dining next to and above race route.

Paravicini's Italian Bistro - The city's best Italian

  • 2802 W. Colorado Ave
  • Race Special: Lunch Specials Nine for $9.00. Patio dining next to race route.

Thunder & Buttons - Steak sliders and blackened shrimp fettucine as well as a sizeable sandwhich and salad menu

  • 2415 W. Colorado Ave.
  • Race Special: $2.00 Draft with any sandwhich or entree purchase

Pizzeria Rustica - Handmade rustic pizza

  • 2527 W. Colorado Ave
  • Race Special: $5.00 glasses of house wine. Patio dining next to race route.

TAPAteria - Real Spanish tapas

  • 2607 W. Colorado Ave
  • Race Special: $5.00 glasses of house wine

Meadow Muffins - High quality pizza, hamburgers, and sandwhiches

  • 2432 W. Colorado Ave
  • Race Special: Burger and Draft Beer for $10.00 from 11:00am to 7:00pm

 


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The Pikes Peak Cycling Society, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, is responsible for organizing and executing Stage 4 of the USA Pro Challenge in cooperation with the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation.

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