Telluride Announced as Stage One of 2012 USA Pro Cycling Challenge
On December 13, 2011 the USA Pro Cycling Challenge official announced Telluride as stage one for the 2012 race. The race, which will be held August 20-26th, 2012, features 135 of the world's best athletes.
The inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge was the most demanding bike race ever held on American soil, with racers experiencing breathless altitudes, day after day. The race brought the high speeds, danger and adrenaline of professional cycling to elevations more than two miles high in some of the most picturesque terrain in the world—the Colorado Rocky Mountains.