Watch as Cannondale documented Alex Howes and Lachlan Morton having ‘pure fun’ in Colorado Springs. For us, it was pure fun having these guys join us for 2021, and watching this video documenting their time in Colorado Springs was a bonus.
Sports Strategies announces a successful close to the 2021 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox following 4 days, 120 miles of dirt and over 15,000 feet of climbing. Alexis Skarda and Keegan Swenson, both from Santa Cruz/SRAM, beat strong fields to win the overall general classification at The APEX. The men’s field featured a who’s-who of American mountain bike racing plus EF Education-Nippo riders Lachlan Morton and Alex Howes, while the women’s field ended up being a tight three-way battle between three well-known domestic pros.
We were back to America The Beautiful Park for the final day - Stage 4: Cheyenne Canyon. Same start line, but this time riders headed towards Cheyenne Canyon and Capt'n Jacks before returning to receive their finishers glass and a non-alcoholic beer from Athletic Brewing Company. After cooling down, everyone met up at Goat Patch Brewing for the APEX Awards & After Party co-hosted by Springs Wealth Group.
Today we rolled out of America The Beautiful Park for the Gold Camp stage. Riders were called up to the start line positioned in downtown Olympic City, USA between the bridge to the US Olympic & Paralympic Museum and The APEX Outdoor Festival & Expo. Stage 3 ended with Alexis Skarda and Keegan Swenson leading.
Amazing day in the Town of Monument. Exceptional hospitality as the mayor and community joined us downtown send the riders up Mt Herman Road for an epic day of riding. Congratulations to Stage 2 Leaders Alexis Skarda and Keegan Swenson and overall GC Leader Evelyn Dong.
After a beautiful day in Palmer Park and an impressive field of riders, Stage 1 ended with Sofia Gomez Villafane in the lead for the women and Keegan Swenson in the lead for the men. Congratulations to both and best of luck to everyone tomorrow for Stage 2.
Sofia Gomez Villafane
Join us after Sunday's Stage 4 for the APEX Awards & After Party co-hosted by Springs Wealth Group. When Stage 4 wraps head on over to Goat Patch where we'll toast the winners and celebrate everyone involved.