Colorado Springs will be the starting point for the first Colorado Classic professional cycling race this August.
The four-day event features men's and women's bicycling events over 300+ miles in Colorado Springs, Boulder and Denver.
"Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA, is proud to host the first state of one of the nation's premier cycling events, said Mayor John Suthers. "Attracting this sort of high profile event is great news for Colorado Springs."
The first day of the event is August 10th. All events will start and end in the same city on each day.
Aug. 10 — Stage One: Colorado Springs (men and women) Aug. 11 — Stage Two: Breckenridge (men) Aug. 11 — Denver circuit race (women) Aug. 12 — Stage Three: Denver, start and finish RiNo Art District (men) Aug. 13 — Stage Four: Denver, start and finish RiNo Art District (men) and closing festivities