2017 VC Special Events
Adventures in All Sizes: An Evening of Bikepacking: Join us welcoming Brett Davis, Salsa sponsored rider and Fort Lewis College Faculty, as he discusses the value of any size of trip and bikepacking in general.
Salsa Demo Days #1: TBA at VC headquarters, Horse Gulch Trailhead. Come ride Salsa's newest bikes, including the Redpoint and Ponyrustler, in the dirt!
Durango Dirty Century: July 15, 6:00am at Velorution Cycles. 100 miles, mostly singletrack, tons of climbing! Bring your best attitude of acceptance... We'll start at VC, then finish at Carver Brewing Company for reserved tables, race-finisher drink specials, and race-day stories! Visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more.
Colorado Trail Race: TBA at Velorution Cycles. This year's open-ended race is starting in Durango and heading to Denver. 550 miles, self-supported, lots of hike-a-bike! Are you ready to rumble? Visit climbingdreams.net/ctr for more.
CT Classic: TBA, 6:00am at Molas Pass CT trailhead. This one-way point-to-point race begins at Molas Pass and takes the Colorado Trail back to Durango and Velorution Cycles - ~75 miles or so. After you finish and sign out at VC, head over to our friends at Carver Brewing Company for reserved tables, race-finisher drink specials, and race-day stories! Visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more.
Fifth Annual Adventure By Bike: An evening of bikepacking with VC, Salsa, & Bedrock: TBA, 6:30pm at Velorution Cycles. Join the VC/Bedrock crew and Brian from Salsa Cycles for an evening of bikepacking fun. We'll cover basic how-to, consider how to make up a route, show some sweet photos and tell some stories. We'll have snacks, drinks, and plenty of Q&A. This is a super-fun time with a lot of knowledge (and swag) to go around. Don't miss it!
Salsa Demo Days #2: TBA at Velorution Cycles, Horse Gulch Trailhead. Come ride Salsa's newest bikes, including the Redpoint, Ponyrustler, Woodsmoke, Timberjack, and Mukluk, in the dirt!
More special VC events will be added as we dream 'em up...
2017 Event Calendar
Monarch Mind Bender: Start at 12,000', finish at 6,000', ride 11k' up and 14.5k' (!) down in between. Jesse Jakomait is one twisted individual... coloradoes.wordpress.com for more information.
Crested Butte 100: A beautiful hundred-miler. Visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more.
Ring The Peak: This race is in Colorado Springs, taking a really nice loop around Pikes Peak. Even if you're ridden extensively in the Springs, you'll be surprised at some of the sweet trail on this loop. Visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more!
Dolores 100: Take in the fast singletrack of Boggy Draw along with Bean Canyon and much more at this race! Yet again, visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more!
Rico-Telluride 100: Beautiful views, amazing trail, little traffic. Visit coloradoes.wordpress.com for more.