Every bike racer in Boulder knows where to find the Koppenberg Climb in our town. It’s part of the spring classic adopted to our local race community from the tradition of the actual spring classic in Tour of Flanders in Belgium. This term Koppenberg actually means “Heads Mountain” and “Koppen” is Dutch slang for cobblestones. In…
Day 4 action from Boulder, Colorado of the 2014 US Cyclocross National Championships. Warm weather greeted racers today with temps soaring to the low 60s in the afternoon races. Here’s a glimpse of the action: [View the story “2014 US Cyclocross Nationals Day 4” on Storify]
Today was most likely my last mountain bike ride of 2012. I headed over to my normal route of Marshall Mesa and got a quick hour long spin in. The trails were in great shape given the snowstorm we had on Wednesday.
A view of the Alpenglow on the Flatirons of Boulder, CO and the higher Indian Peaks in the background.
Snow. Flatirons. Boulder.
This is the time of year for giving and giving back. If you’re like me, I chose to live in Colorado for the quality of life and the opportunities for cycling in this state never fail to impress.