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Denver Event | USA Pro Challenge
Hotel Teatro – A Downtown Denver Hotel welcomes guests who come to enjoy a variety of Denver Activities and Denver Events like the USA Pro Challenge.
About the USA Pro Challenge:
The USA Pro Challenge is often called “America’s Race.” This exciting Denver Event takes place each year near our Downtown Denver Hotel, coming to Colorado in 2014 on August 18th. For 7 consecutive days, the world’s top athletes race through the majestic Colorado Rockies, reaching higher altitudes than they’ve likely ever endured in order to participate in one of the most challenging Activities in Denver and maybe the U.S. for cyclists.
Why You Should Attend the USA Pro Challenge:
The USA Pro Challenge is one of the largest bicycling events in American history, and the biggest spectator event in the history of Colorado. The 2014 USA Pro Challenge features a course that is sure to test most race entrants, but they are the best in the professional cycling world and the beautiful scenery that they’ll experience along the race route will help keep them get through tough Activities in Denver like this Challenge.
The following is a brief summary of the race course that USA Pro Challenge participants will travel through in the USA Pro Challenge.
Stage 1: Aspen
Stage 2: Aspen - Crested Butte
Stage 3: Gunnison - Monarch Mountain
Stage 4: Colorado Springs
Stage 5: Woodland Park - Breckenridge
Stage 6: Vail
Stage 7: Pick Stage 7
Visitors’ Tips for Attending the USA Pro Challenge:
- The VIP Hospitality Start Lounge offers locally catered breakfast fare and provides an up close view of cycling’s best kept secret - the cyclists as they prepare for the day's competition. Start Lounge is available un: Stage 2 Aspen, Stage 3 Gunnison, Stage 5 Woodland Park and Stage 7 Boulder
- The Founders Box at the finish offers everything you need – easy access to the action, upscale catering and more. Founders Box is available in: Aspen, Mt. Crested Butte, Monarch Mountain, Colorado Springs, Breckenridge, Vail Time Trial, Denver. Founders Box available: Stage 1 Aspen, Stage 2 Mt. Crested Butte, Stage 3 Monarch Mountain, Stage 4 Colorado Springs, Stage 5 Breckenridge, Stage 6 Vail Time Trial, Stage 7 Denver.
Interesting Facts About the USA Pro Challenge:
Coming towards the end of a long season, cycling fans might not have expected the second edition of the USA Pro Challenge to turn into the hotly contested Denver Event that it became in 2012. The principal contenders – Leipheimer, van Garderen, Nibali, Danielson, Sutherland, and Vande Velde, had already seen plenty of action out on the road and there was no telling what anyone would have left in the tank once they arrived at the high altitudes of the Centennial State. If you want to see more competition like the heated showdowns that took place in previous year’s events, make sure you head to the 2014 USA Pro Challenge for what promises to be another one of the year’s most exciting Activities in Denver and Colorado.
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