The cyclists in the USA Pro Challenge are pedaling across Colorado’s mountain towns this week as they race toward the finish line. But it’s those stops between Aspen where the race kicked off and Denver where it all wraps up that are really making a difference.
When the Fort Collins City Council approved a plan requiring retailers to charge 5 cents for every disposable bag, it followed several Colorado communities that have enacted similar measures.
One of the most fun parts of professional stage races like this week’s USA Pro Challenge for riders has to be after a win when they pose for photos and get a kiss from a pretty lady.
Kiel Reijnen of UnitedHealthCare Pro Cycling won the first stage of the USA Pro Challenge on Monday, edging Alex Howes of Garmin-Sharp in a two-man sprint across the finish line.
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge is once again starting in Aspen.
The closure of 11 campsites near Aspen this weekend due to bears follows a string of bear-related encounters that have worried officials.
The U.S. Forest Service has closed 11 backcountry campsites near Aspen because of bears.
Three weeks after finishing fifth in the Tour de France for the second time, Tejay van Garderen returns to racing Monday in the weeklong USA Pro Challenge.
The top cyclists in the world are arriving in Colorado this week to prepare for the USA Pro Challenge.
Aspen’s 20-cent charge for paper bags at grocery stores is a fee, not a tax, and can remain in place, a state judge ruled Monday.