USA Pro Cycling Challenge
I’ve got some bad news for the haters of spandex in Colorado: the USA Pro Cycling Challenge is here to stay, Vic Lombardi says in his latest Vic’s Signature report.
Race 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.
Strategically pedaling toward the front of the field to avoid crashes, American Levi Leipheimer won the USA Pro Cycling Challenge and his third stage race title this year with a seventh-place finish in Sunday’s sixth stage.
Elia 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.
Thousands of cycling fans are lining the roads for the final stages of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.
Elia 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.
Levi Leipheimer edged Christian Vande Velde on Thursday in the third stage of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge to regain the overall lead after three stages.
The Vail Valley is welcoming thousands of spectators who are in town to watch many of the world’s top cyclists compete in the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.
Two lanes of Interstate 70 were shut down much of Thursday afternoon during the Vail Time Trial race of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.
Tour de France veteran Levi Leipheimer won the first stage of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge on Tuesday, pulling away with a sudden uphill surge in the final 500 yards.