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Pre-ride Chat with EF Pro Cycling's Lachlan Morton & Alex Howes

EF Pro Cycling riders Lachlan Morton and Alex Howes will be coming to Colorado Springs. We’re excited to welcome these ‘locals’ and catch up with them for a quick chat.

20% Off Enduro Bites for APEX Participants

Enduro Bites
Like many cyclists in the area, the experts at Enduro Bites moved to Colorado Springs and experienced the stress of altitude first hand. They have developed products to support high-altitude adventures by helping your cardiovascular system carry more oxygen to working muscle and allow you to do more work with this oxygen when it gets there.

The APEX Announces Partnership with Norwood Development

The APEX announces a partnership with Norwood Development. Well established as Southern Colorado’s most recognized real estate development company, Norwood joins The APEX as a founding sponsor for 2021.

5 Reasons You Need to Ride The APEX

2020 APEX

With less than a month to go before the 2021 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox, we’re happy to report strong registration numbers for the race and that entries are still available if you want to get in on the fun! If you’re on the fence about doing a 4-day mountain bike stage race in Colorado Springs on September 23-26, here are some ideas that might help you land on our side of that fence.

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How to Eat and Drink for The APEX

The Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox
The Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox covers just over 125 miles over 4 stages, features more than 14,000 feet of climbing, and showcases four iconic Colorado Springs-area trail systems. Mountain bike stage races and multi-day adventures present unique nutrition and hydration challenges, so whether you are coming to Colorado for the Pikes Peak APEX or embarking on your own mountain bike trip, Chris Carmichael, CEO and Head Coach of CTS, has written a plan to help you fuel for success.

Kids on Bikes Activities at The APEX

Kids on Bikes

We have a lot in store for Day 3 when we premiere the APEX Outdoor Festival & Expo at America The Beautiful Park on Saturday, September 25th.

We want to make sure there is something for everyone - all levels and all ages. We have invited Kids on Bikes to join us, and they will be offering up free family fun as well as skills clinics. We caught up with Mark Schenberger, Camp Manager, for a chat. Here's a glimpse of what to expect.

APEX:  Hi Mark, tell us more about Kids on Bikes. What's the mission in the Colorado Springs community?

What to Expect from Terrain in Colorado Springs

Palmer Park, Stage 1 of The APEX
Colorado Springs is one of the hidden gems of U.S. mountain biking, and during the Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox, you’re going to get a grand tour of the incredible trail system locals enjoy every day. If you are new to the area, we want to give you the inside scoop on what makes Springs mountain biking different from what you may be accustomed to.