USA Pro Challenge
Janier Acevedo of Colombia won the hilly and rainy fourth stage of the USA Pro Challenge on Thursday, and Tejay van Garderen finished second to take the overall lead.
USA Pro Challenge riders are competing in what could be the toughest stage of the race.
Slovakia’s Peter Sagan raced to his second stage victory in the first three legs of the USA Pro Challenge, and Australia’s Lachlan Morton retained the overall lead Wednesday.
The Silverthorne exit on Interstate 70 will be temporarily closed as USA Pro Challenge riders race from Breckenridge to Steamboat Springs.
Top cyclists from around the world are resting up after a big ride from Aspen to Breckenridge on Tuesday.
Mathias Frank of Switzerland rode to a three-second win Tuesday in the second stage of the USA Pro Challenge, while Lachlan Morton of Australia finished second to assume the overall lead.
Peter Sagan continued his stellar season with a two-length win and assumed the lead Monday after the opening stage of the USA Pro Challenge.
The USA Pro Challenge featuring Tour de France champion Chris Froome began Monday afternoon in Aspen with two parade laps through downtown.
Hundreds of cyclists are getting ready to kick off the USA Pro Challenge. The race begins Monday in Aspen.
Dozens of the greatest athletes in the world are coming to Colorado to test their skills in one of the toughest bike races the sport has to offer.