New Trail Running Series

by thane on February 1, 2014

New this year is a Trail Running Series with a Half Marathon (20K), 10K and 5K which take place the day after the bike race on Sunday at the same venue.  Series Rankings will be maintained for the 20K and 10K.

The distances in the Mountain Bike races, which take place on Saturday, have been streamlined into three: an endurance race, which is 50-60 miles long, an XC race, which will be 30-40 miles long, and an “Appetizer” distance of ~20 miles.  Junior distances will also be offered for their age groups.  Series Rankings will be maintained for the Endurance and XC distances only.

2013 Series Schedule

by Thane on December 1, 2012

Kalan All Smiles

Kalan All Smiles

We welcome two new venues featuring an old classic at Snake River, and a hidden gem at Indian Creek.  Of course the perennial favorites of the Breck 100 and Peaceful Valley will be back this season. Don’t miss the finals at Breckenridge this year, where we’re crowning the Series Champs!

2013  Race Schedule

  • 4/20 – Ridgeline Rampage, Castle Rock
  • 5/4 – Battle the Bear, Lakewood
  • 5/18 – Indian Creek, Sedalia
  • 6/1 – PV Cycle Derby, Elbert
  • 6/29 - Snake River, Keystone
  • 7/14 – Breckenridge 100, 68, 32, Breckenridge

Keystone Mountain Bike Festival

6/29-6/30 Keystone

2012 PV Derby Article in Mountain Flyer

August 9, 2012

The man in the action Eddie Clark wrote a great piece on the 2012 PV Cycle Derby at Pleasant Valley Boyscout Ranch. Read all about it at the Mountain Flyer website.

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B32, It’s Electric

July 20, 2012

There’s nothing wrong with a last minute decision, especially one that leaves you smiling all day.  That’s what the B32 race was for half the racers who participated in it.  Race Director, Thane Wright asked the question of last-minute-decision-makers and hands went up all around me.  I was in good company at Sunday’s Breckenridge 100. […]

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Breckenridge 100: You Look Good!

July 11, 2012

Rocky Mountain Endurance Racers we here at RME Headquarters are anxiously awaiting your arrival to Breckenridge for the  big event this weekend.  We, like all of you, get that excited energy that comes with every race!  A little bit of nerves, high expectations, and confidence in all the preparation makes for a pre-race buzz for […]

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Battle the Bear Squared 2012

June 12, 2012

First and foremost, thank you to all our Rocky Mountain Endurance athletes who gave “good sport” a renewed meaning.  Turns out, we here at RME, don’t control the weather the way we thought we did.  Humbling reminder that makes us appreciate our sunny training rides. Thankfully, with the support and positive feedback of all of […]

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Battle the Bear, Take Two

May 31, 2012

SUNDAY’S RACE DAY!! See everyone at Bear Creek for Take Two of Battle the Bear.  Same location and start times as our original date.  Also, BBQ, shady venue in what looks to be a hot day, Kid’s Zone Festivities, Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest and More!  See you there!

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Race Update Due to Weather

May 19, 2012

Attention:  Today’s Battle the Bear Race has been canceled due to rain.  Stay tuned for our reschedule plan for this race. Please be patient as we sort out the details and then attend to each of your specific emails. Thanks everyone! We know this is the best decision. Please check in at our Facebook Page […]

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Ridgeline Rampage 2012

May 15, 2012

Only two weeks after the dust cleared from Voodoo Fire hundreds of Colorado endurance mountain bike racers returned to the start line of the Ridgeline Rampage, the second stop on the Rocky Mountain Endurance Series.  The Ridgeline Rampage, even more than Voodoo Fire, is a  dream for the Colorado front range bike racer.  Located literally […]

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Voodoo Fire 2012

May 9, 2012

The Rocky Mountain Endurance Series jumped off the line this weekend like it had a race to win. As did some 650+ riders. For, what’s considered an early season race, Pueblo in April felt a bit like Albuqueque in July. Racers and participants alike had a blazing hot start to the season and what appeared […]

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