2014 Ride The Rockies Route Tests Riders “Right Out of the Gate”

Cyclists who win a spot in the 2014 Ride The Rockies tour this June will climb a cumulative 28,265 feet in elevation, a little more than the height of K2, the world’s second-highest peak. The route describes a 473-mile loop that begins June 8 in Boulder and ends June 13 in Golden via Winter Park,

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By chandler

The Race for the Rest of Us

Colorado’s Pedal The Plains is a light-hearted September road-cycling trek through the state’s swaying, expansive eastern plains with plenty of fun on and off the bike for cyclists of all skill levels. Read the rest of the this article on www.colorado.com

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By chandler

Pedal The Plains Rolls into Lamar

The sun was shining and a gently gusting breeze cooled the hot and tired riders of the Pedal The Plains event as they pushed their way across the prairie. Pedal The Plains is an annual bicycle tour sponsored by The Denver Post and Viaero Wireless similar to Colorado’s famous Ride

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By chandler

“Cycle Culture Colorado” debuts at John Fielder’s Denver Photo Art Gallery Oct. 4

John Fielder’s Colorado Gallery & Denver Photo Art Gallery are proud to present “Cycle Culture Colorado,” a special show by Denver-based photographer Evan Semón. The exhibit opens during the First Friday Art Walk, Oct. 4 and runs through Nov 30, 2013. Fielder’s gallery is located at 833 Santa Fe Drive

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By chandler

Southeast Colorado Arts Council Receives Viaero Donation

Viaero Wireless, one of the corporate sponsors from this September’s Pedal the Plains bicycle event, donated $500 to Southeast Colorado Arts Council this past Tuesday, December 03, at the Viaero Store on East Olive Street in Lamar. Read the rest of this article on theprowersjournal.com

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By chandler

Electric co-op bike team raises money to keep Coloradans warm

Nearly $3,500 was raised to help pay heating bills for Coloradans this winter when Colorado’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives rode in the three-day, 174-mile Pedal the Plains bike tour through southeastern Colorado Sept. 20-22. Read the rest of the article on www.fortmorgantimes.com

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By chandler

Pedal the Plains, A Rolling Success

Sunny skies, mild temperatures and gentle winds all contributed to a perfect weekend for the Pedal the Plains event held in Lamar this past Friday and Saturday, September 20-21. Bike riders began arriving in Lamar from their starting point in Eads mid afternoon on Friday. Once they checked their bikes

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By chandler

Governor Celebrated Fort Lyon

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper returned to Fort Lyon for the first time Saturday morning since signing into law Senate Bill 210, which officially revived Fort Lyon and its designation as a supportive residential community for homeless people across Colorado. Read the rest of this article on http://www.lajuntatribunedemocrat.com

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By chandler

Pedal The Plains Rolls into Lamar

The sun was shining and a gently gusting breeze cooled the hot and tired riders of the Pedal The Plains event as they pushed their way across the prairie. Read the rest of the article on www.lamarledger.com

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By chandler

Oliver prepares huge sign for Pedal The Plains

The huge banner (14 by 48 feet) for Pedal The Plains is now in place on the side of Oliver Manufacturing in the Industrial Park. CEO Brian Burney said three of the park industries had sponsored the banner: DeBourgh, Rattlesnake Grill and Oliver. “We pretty much hide the Industrial Park

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By chandler