Event Date: August 12, 2023
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COMPETITIVE RACE INFO
All USAC rules apply. USAC waiver must be signed by all racers or parent/guardian for anyone 18 years or younger. BRAC membership required for Colorado USAC members. The Broadmoor Cycle to the Summit Gran Fondo (open/fun ride) will be taking place in conjunction with the Competitive race. Please keep in mind you are sharing the course. Be courteous and aware during your race, communicate clearly as you overtake other cyclists, and use the Yellow Line Rule at all times.
- Required License: A USAC license is required to compete in any of the Competitive race categories. To purchase a one-day license, please click here. Make sure to bring the receipt to the race. Annual USAC licenses available online at usacycling.org.
- Membership Requirment: BRAC membership is required for points obtained to count towards Rocky Mountain Road Cup, individual or team competition. BRAC 1-day memberships available online at coloradocycling.org (BRAC 1-day membership exempt with USAC 1-day License and for cyclists living outside of Colorado).
This is the same course that The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill climb has been using for auto racing since 1916. Cyclists will negotiate over 156 turns, for 12.5 mi/20 km, and climb over 4,700 ft. to the summit. For Course Map – CLICK HERE
5089 Pikes Peak Hwy, Cascade, CO 80809
Take I-25 to Downtown Colorado Springs. Exit I-25 at exit 141, to Highway 24 West. Follow Highway 24 West to Cascade, Colorado, approximately 10 miles. Follow the signs to Pikes Peak Highway and turn left at the Cascade traffic signal. Pikes Peak Highway will veer to your left in approximately a ½ mile.
E-bike Open: Limited to three defined classes (Class 1, Class 2, and Class 3). For more information, please click here.
All cyclists will receive a pass to access the highway in their race packet. Everyone accessing the Pikes Peak Highway Gateway the day of the race must either have a pass or they will be charged the normal Pikes Peak Highway fee. This fee must be paid by race support members and/or family members. Fees are:
- Ages 6-15 = $5 per person
- Ages 16 and older = $15 per person
*No one will be allowed above the Start Line (except cyclists) before 9:00am for any reason*
Limited 2023 Cycle to the Summit jerseys will be available for pickup on August 10th-11th!
NO DAY-OF REGISTRATION. ALL CYCLISTS MUST PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT.
- Early Registration: TBD
- Standard Registration: TBD
- Packet Pick-up Registration: August 10 & 11
The start line is located approximately 7 miles uphill from the Pikes Peak Highway Gateway, just past Crystal Reservoir. The start time for the first wave of the race is 6:13 am.
There will be a shuttle onsite at the Summit for a fee of $10 CASH. This shuttle will transport cyclists from the Summit to Glen Cove from 7:00am-10:00am. The final departure from the Summit is at 10:00am.
Cycle your way to the Summit Society! Named in honor of Pikes Peak- America’s Mountain which summit sits at 14,115 ft., Summit Society is an exclusive club for summiteers united by the challenge and adventure of cycling up Pikes Peak.
Riders that complete Cycle to the Summit in the specified race time frame (before 9:45 AM) will become a member of the Summit Society and will receive a medal, Cycle to the Summit collectible, and exclusive discounts! Click here for more information!
Elevate your bucket list by 14,115 ft.
The 2023 Technical Guide is coming soon. Participants will have access to the Technical Guide which includes information about the event. A PDF of the guide will be sent to all participants prior to the event.