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Ancillary Events

Ancillary events related to Stage 1 of the Colorado Classic will be taking place from August 2-13.

            

Wednesday, August 2

  • 5:30 - 7:45 pm - Pedal Party / Helmet & Bike Safety Clinic by Centura Health - This 5-7 mile ride coordinated by UpaDowna begins and ends at McCabe's Tavern (520 S. Tejon St.).  
    • Speaker - Norman Alvis, Colorado Springs resident and former U.S. Professional Champion, Olympian and Tour de France and Tour of Italy finisher
    • Giveaways - slots in SRM Ride (Aug. 8), tickets to Gala (Aug. 9), Stage 1 VIP tickets & VIP car rides, Team Rwanda gift pack, Colorado Classic t-shirts and more
    • Visit UpaDowna.org for more information
    • Cost = FREE

Tuesday, August 8

  • 6:00 - 9:00 pm - Stage 1 Recon Ride with SRM & the Trek-Segafredo Team 
    • SRM and Trek-Segafredo team up to celebrate Colorado Classic with a Stage 1 reconnaissance ride and after-party at SRM's 'Power-Haus' Headquarters in Colorado Springs.  This 16 mile out-and-back ride will include scenic Garden of the Gods Park.  
    • Registrants will receive a commemorative jersey, gift bag and a SRM factory tour.
    • Cost = $198 per person
    • CLICK HERE to register or for more information.

Wednesday, August 9

  • 2:00 pm - Kickoff Press Conference, USA Cycling (210 USA Cycling Point # 110)

Thursday, August 10

  • 9:00 am - 7:30 pm - Stage 1 Festival
    • live bands, merchandise, vendors, awards ceremonies, beer garden and more
  • 10:00 - 11:30 am (estimated) - Colorado Classic Women's Professional Cycling Race
  • 12:15 - 12:40 pm - Colorado Springs Community Mile

  • run along with world class runners in front of 10,000+ spectators and finish at the Colorado Classic Finish Line
  • Cost = $15 for Men's/Women's Open Division; $10 for Middle School Division; $100 for a team of 20 
  • CLICK HERE for course information or to register
  • 1:10 - 4:45 pm (estimated) - Colorado Classic Men's Professional Cycling Race
  • 2:25 pm (estimated) - Kid's Race 
    • 300 meter race up and back on Tejon St. for kids aged 12 & under immediately after the completion of lap #2 of the men's race
    • Cost = FREE
    • Register by sending an email to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • 7:00 - 10:30 pm - Stage 1 After Party
    • live band and beer garden on Tejon St. in front of Blondies & Cowboys
    • Cost = FREE


Saturday, August 12

  • USA Cycling Hill Climb National Championships  
    • This championship event of USA Cycling will challenge top cyclists from across the nation and around the world as they challenge Pikes Peak - America's Mountain for top honors. To register or for more information visit USACHillClimbNationals.org
  • The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb Gran Fondo 

    • Now in it's 8th year, this event features a non-competitive, Gran Fondo fun rides that give cyclists of all abilities a truly unique experience on Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.  This event attracts recreational cyclists from across the nation and around the world. To register or for more information visit PikesPeakCyclingHillClimb.org.    



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