Anticipation and low clouds settled over the start Saturday morning April 23rd as racers from the region gathered below the dam at Lake Pueblo to kick off the new RME Series.  Some had made the 2-hour trip from Denver previously to scout the trail system they’d heard about, while others were going in blind - except for the You Tube clips that had been watched.  Questions lingered in the air like the low cloud level that hung ominously above. What was this terrain like?  How is my fitness? Could … [Read more...]

2010 Breckenridge 100 / B-68 Videos Yuki Saito was on course shooting these videos, check them out! Breckenridge 100 recap B68 recap 2010 Breckenridge 100 Race Report: As promised, the 6th Annual Breckenridge 100 tested the limits of endurance racers from all over the country pulling participants from New York, Oregon and all parts in between. On Saturday July 17th, soloists and 3 person teams competed on a grueling 100 mile, high altitude race course in Breckenridge, Colorado. The … [Read more...]

The 3rd annual Denver Fat Tire Festival on May 8th, which included the Front Range 50 Endurance Race and the 10th Annual Battle the Bear XC Challenge, saw a record number of racers competing under blue skies and near perfect course conditions. Proceeds from the race helped support SMBA - Singletrack Mountain Bike Adventures - youth cycling camps. Bryan Alders successfully defended his victory last year in the 50 mile race with a repeat performance as the fastest man with a winning time of … [Read more...]

He did it again. Josh Tostado won the overall title in the fourth annual Breckenridge 100 mountain bike race, claiming his fourth victory and smashing his old course record by nearly 50 minutes. The Breckenridge, Colo. local was hoping to beat 8.5 hours, but won the July 19 event with a time of 8:14:37.95. "I was definitely surprised how fast it turned out, but I feel a lot stronger this year and I'm feeling like I'm at the peak of my season right now," said Tostado. Race promoters … [Read more...]

Race number four in the National Ultra Endurance Series on July 22nd was the Breckenridge 100 Mountain Bike Race. After 5 days of thundershowers and inclement weather, race day for the 3rd Annual Breckenridge 100 and its little brother the B-63 greeted athletes with cloudless blue skies and only a hint of a breeze.  Starting at 6:00am at the Riverwalk Center in downtown Breckenridge, the racers began their quest to race three distinct cloverleaf style loops among the high alpine terrain of … [Read more...]