Summit County cycling fans will be happy to know that the USA ProCycle Challenge for 2012 will include a stage in Breckenridge! Keystone Resort celebrated the festivities in nearby Breckenridge, and drew cycling fans worldwide. 13 cities will be included in the race across Colorado from August 20-26, 2012. This year, Durango and Boulder were added to the race, adding exciting changes to the course this coming year. The inagural race in August of 2011, which featured some of the best cyclists in the world, drew large crowds to Keystone and areas of Summit County. Take a look at the schedule below, and get an early jump on planning your trip!
2012 Race Schedule and Host Cities:
Monday, Aug. 20 – Durango to Telluride
Tuesday, Aug. 21 – Montrose to Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte
Wednesday, Aug. 22 – Gunnison to Aspen
Thursday, Aug. 23 – Aspen to Beaver Creek
Friday, Aug. 24 – Breckenridge to Colorado Springs
Saturday, Aug. 25 – Golden to Boulder
Sunday, Aug. 26 – Denver (Individual Time Trial)
Cycling enthusiasts in need of Summit County lodging should contact a vacation planner today, and stay tuned for details about this summer 2012 event!