RockShox is one of the most recognizable brands in cycling and an industry innovator who introduced suspension and reshaped mountain biking for the entire world. They have a headquarters in Colorado Springs, and as presenting sponsor of The APEX will provide rider technical support and a giveback to local trail maintenance after the event.
Pikes Peak APEX announces RockShox as Presenting Partner
(Colorado Springs, CO, October 1, 2019) —Organizers in Colorado Springs today announced The Pikes Peak APEX Presented by RockShox, a brand-new multi-day mountain bike challenge to be held on the slopes of Pikes Peak, America’s Mountain in September of 2020. Read
The Pikes Peak APEX is four days of riding in Olympic City, USA including in-town parks and backcountry stages on the slopes of Pikes Peak. The format is a Gran Fondo-style start with plenty of aid station support for all cyclists on the mountain and a large prize purse to be split between the top men and women finishers. Day one will be a short prologue stage and the final three days will be between 35- and 50-mile days featuring exhilarating, exceptionally crafted routes through dirt roads, jeep trails, and amazing alpine singletrack that is essential Pikes Peak. All stages start close to downtown Colorado Springs and the terrain will be challenging, but not overly technical. Read the full press release here.