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The APEX

Registration Options

We offer several categories for participation in The APEX. These include The 4-day MTB Challenge categories, as well as 1-day Options. See details and  learn more below.


The 4-day MTB Challenge

September 22-25, 2022

Category Options

We offer three category options to compete in the 4-day MTB Challenge.

2021 Stage 3 Leaders

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.

2021 Stage 1 Leaders

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

Stage 1 Leader

It's APEX Week! Sam Asks Micah What to Expect

Pikes Peak APEX

The wait is over. The miles are in your tank. Colorado Springs is amped. It’s Pikes Peak APEX week! And it’s more than just a ride—it’s an event.  Whether you are a rider, volunteer, family of a participant, or community member, there is so much going on! We wanted to make sure you know all that is happening, so we caught up with race director, Micah Rice, to give you the goods.

Sam Catches Up With Alex Gauthier to Learn About Subaru Support Riders

When Heuberger Motors heard a world class mountain bike event was coming to their community, they had to join in the action! They’ve been in Colorado Springs since 1970, and enjoy supporting organizations that grow outdoor spaces and recreation. The owners highly value community involvement and support different non-profits year round.

The BEET: Episode 6 with Sugar Beets Cycling

This episode of The BEET takes us to Colorado Springs where Sugar Beets Cycling team hits the trails to prepare for the 2021 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox. Watch as Sam, Celeste and Becky prepare you for what to experience this week!

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.