Colorado RAAM Challenge
Date; Saturday, August 8, 2015
The RAAM Challenge Series is coming to Colorado in July 2015. Colorado has an exceptionally strong cycling community. The Colorado Rockies provide a backdrop for the USA Pro Challenge – America’s top professional stage race. Boulder, Colorado is home to the Race Across America – the world’s toughest bicycle race. RAAM traverses Colorado – 500 miles west-to-east. The highest point on the RAAM route is legendary Wolf Creek Pass (10,857’). Start making plans - don’t miss this event.
Details Coming Soon!Races:
Standard Pricing: July 1 - Aug. 2, 2015
Late Pricing: Aug. 3 - Aug. 10, 2015
*There is no day of registration
* No refunds of entry fees, events will occur rain or shine.
What is included in your entry fee:
All racers will receive detailed route information (printed cue sheets, GPS is available through the website), live results (time splits) and statistics through RaceResult.com, race signage for your support vehicle (race numbers and Caution Bicycles Ahead decal), in addition to an event T-shirt & other swag, a lunch ticket for each racer and 2 additional for crew (more may be purchased at the event). All official finishers will receive a custom medal and official jersey. All official 400-mile finishers will be RAAM Qualified.
What you will need to race:
Functional front and rear lights (+spare batteries), reflective tape appropriately placed on you bicycle(s) (see Endurance Racing Primer). Reflective clothing (vest and anklets, recommended), if you are racing without a support crew. Support vehicles must have amber flashing roof lights & reflective DOT triangle (we will have some available for rent on a first come, first serve basis), operable four-way flashers & turn signals, proper insurance.
*ALL RACERS and/or CREW must attend the race meeting on Friday evening.