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USA Pro Challenge Riders Back In Mountains

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Tejay van Garderen of the United States riding for the BMC Racing Team rides through the Garden of the Gods Park during stage four of the 2014 USA Pro Challenge on August 21, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Tejay van Garderen of the United States riding for the BMC Racing Team rides through the Garden of the Gods Park during stage four of the 2014 USA Pro Challenge on August 21, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) — The USA Pro Challenge is back in the mountains.

Riders are racing from Woodland Park to Breckenridge on Friday over the highest point in the race — 11,500-foot Hoosier Pass.

Aspen’s Tejay van Garderen still has the yellow jersey and a 20-second overall lead.

PHOTO GALLERY: USA Pro Challenge Stage 4

Italian racer Elia Viviani used a powerful surge near the finish to win Thursday’s stage in Colorado Springs, beating out crowd favorite Jens Voigt.

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