Mountain Biker Dies During Grueling Leadville 100 RaceAn experienced mountain biker died Saturday while participating in the grueling Leadville 100 race in Colorado's mountains.
Vande Velde Comes From Behind To Win USA Pro ChallengeChristian Vande Velde won the overall title in the USA Pro Challenge, finishing second Sunday behind Taylor Phinney in the closing time trial.
Defending Champ Leipheimer Takes Lead At USA Pro ChallengeDefending champion Levi Leipheimer opened a 9-second lead Saturday in the USA Pro Challenge overall standings, while Australia's Rory Sutherland won the uphill sixth stage.
Germany's Jens Voigt Wins 4th StageGermany's Jens Voigt won the rainy fourth stage of the USA Pro Challenge with a long solo effort Thursday, and American Tejay Van Garderen regained his tiebreaker edge for the overall lead.
Leipheimer Set To Defend USA Pro Cycling Challenge TitleNearly five months after breaking his leg in a training accident in Spain, Levi Leipheimer will begin defense of his USA Pro Cycling Challenge title Monday in hopes of claiming his first overall victory this season.
Leipheimer To Ride In USA Pro Cycling ChallengeThe USA Pro Cycling Challenge says defending champion Levi Leipheimer of Montana and former Tour de France champion Cadel Evans of Australia are slated to compete in this year's race.
Leipheimer Plans To Defend Title At USA Pro Challenge Reigning Tour de France champion Cadel Evans, American star Levi Leipheimer and several of the world's top cyclists will roll off the start line at the USA Pro Challenge in Colorado next month.
Organizers: Cycling Race Generated $83M For ColoradoOrganizers of the inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge said the week-long bicycle race attracted more than 1 million spectators and produced an economic impact on Colorado of $83.5 million.
It's Official: USA Pro Cycling Challenge To ReturnCycling fans in Colorado can once again mark the dates on their calendars -- the USA Pro Cycling Challenge is returning to the Colorado mountains next year.
Talks Under Way To Bring Back USA Pro Cycling ChallengeRace officials estimated 250,000 people watched the final stage to the race and they believe more than a million watched it over the course of the week.
Viviani Goes Back-To-Back, Leipheimer Keeps Slim LeadElia Viviani of Italy claimed his second straight sprint stage while American Levi Leipheimer retained his overall lead Saturday after the fifth stage of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.
Viviani Wins Stage, Leipheimer Keeps Yellow JerseyElia Viviani of Italy bolted to the front in the final yards to win Stage 4 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge on Friday, while American Levi Leipheimer maintained his 11-second overall lead.