2018 COLORADO CLASSIC ROUTES
THURS, AUG 16
The Colorado Classics kicks off at Mountain Plaza in picturesque Vail Village (8,150 feet above sea level), with women’s and men’s circuit races beginning at 10 a.m. and 12:15 p.m., respectively.
FRI, AUG 17
Day two features a return to the storied Vail Pass time-trial course, site of historic rides to the summit by the likes of Tejay van Garderen; Levi Leipheimer (USA Pro Challenge), and Bernard Hinault. Start at Mountain Plaza.
SAT, AUG 18
Racers make their way to Denver on Aug.18 for a weekend finale of stages that start and finish in Velorama. The men launch at 10:30 a.m. for the 100-mile Queen’s Stage that includes 8,133 ft of climbing.
SUN, AUG 19
The Mile High City will be on display for the final day of racing as riders lap a 9.1-mile circuit course from RiNo to City Park via 17th Ave. The women begin at 10 a.m. followed by the men at 12:15 p.m.
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WATCH IT LIVE
Get instant access to all the action — watch livestream footage of the men’s race online on our website, on Altitude Sports & Entertainment, or through the Colorado Classic Tour Tracker app. Check back post-race for instant replays of both the men’s and women’s races as well as highlights of the event that you won’t want to miss.
4 DAYS OF MEN & WOMEN PRO RACING
Celebrate the bike at Velorama (Aug 17-19), the three-day official fan fest for the Colorado Classic when it's in Denver. Enjoy headliner music, experiential bike events, the start/finish of the Colorado Classic for Stages 3 and 4, amateur criteriums, the Rhythm Rumble pump track competition, interactive Bike Expo, craft brews, local food trucks and more!