USA Pro Challenge
As the USA Pro Challenge rolled through much of Colorado this month, a Colorado family was right there each day to cheer on the racers and spread the word about their bike-centered foundation.
Australia’s Rohan Dennis won the USA Pro Challenge on Sunday, finishing in the main pack to take the overall title by 40 seconds over teammate Brent Bookwalter of the United States.
Roman Kreuziger survived an early breakaway to win Stage 6 of the USA Pro Challenge on Saturday, while Rohan Dennis finished in the main pack to retain his overall lead.
Rohan Dennis of BMC Racing Team padded his overall lead in the USA Pro Challenge on Friday, winning the individual time trial with a dominant ride through Breckenridge.
Rohan Dennis rode to victory in Stage 4 of the USA Pro Challenge on Thursday, grabbing the overall lead by adding his name to the list of BMC Racing riders to capture a stage.
Kiel Reijnen of Boulder survived the tough climb up Independence Pass, then a harrowing descent into Aspen to win the third stage of the USA Pro Challenge on Wednesday.
Professional cyclist and current Boulder resident Lucas Euser had to miss this year’s USA Pro Cycling Challenge because of health issues, but his mind is still on the race as he’s turned broadcaster to cover the event for CBS4.
Brent Bookwalter took the yellow leader’s jersey from BMC Racing teammate Taylor Phinney by winning the second stage of the USA Pro Challenge at the Arapahoe Basin ski resort area.
Taylor Phinney won the opening stage of the USA Pro Challenge on Monday, sprinting away in the closing meters for his first victory since a devastating crash nearly ended his cycling career.
After many days spent getting used to the altitude in Colorado’s high country, some of the world’s best cyclists departed Monday morning on the first stage of the USA Pro Challenge.