The Pikes Peak Region is a dream destination for mountain bikers and cycling enthusiasts, featuring 300 days of sunshine and blue skies, mild climate and plenty of outdoor activities. If you're planning your next visit to the area, here are some musts for your itinerary.
Rocky Mountain Field Institute has led several major restoration initiatives in the region, as well as worked to mitigating recreation impacts in popular parks and open spaces used by The APEX, such as Palmer Park. If you’ve enjoyed riding in the region, you’ve probably seen their work.
Deanna couldn’t escape the excitement around the RockShox office surrounding the The APEX last year. More comfortable in flats than clipless pedals, she was intrigued by the 4 days of racing on familiar trails. So, at the last minute, she borrowed a more XC style bike with a SID fork and made the leap into her first race!
Colorado Springs, Colorado, March 17, 2021 — Sports Strategies announces a partnership between Athletic Brewing Company and The Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox. Athletic Brewing joins as a Supporting Sponsor and exclusive non-alcoholic beer of the 2021 Pikes Peak APEX. In addition to investing in the September event, Athletic Brewing has directed $5,000 to the Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance Stewardship Fund launched and supported by The APEX.
Colorado Springs, CO, March 15, 2021 – Sports Strategies announces a three-year partnership between GE Johnson and The Pikes Peak APEX. GE Johnson first joined The APEX as a Supporting Sponsor in the event’s inaugural year, and this partnership expands the relationship through 2023.
When you choose a place to vacation, whether it involves a multi-day mountain bike event or not, knowing the best places to indulge in the local scene is paramount! Emily and Kerry Werner give us some good ideas to get started!
We caught up with Russell Finsterwald last Friday, at the end of a long training week to reminisce about the inaugural race. He revels us in the feeling of hitting Captain Jacks at race speed, dishes his favorite post ride nosh spots and issues a challenge to anyone and everyone coming to Colorado Springs this September!
Sports Strategies announces a partnership between The Warner Group, and Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox. The Warner Group, a team of licensed real estate agents led by Sean Warner, serving the El Paso County area has joined as a Founding Sponsor of the 4-day mountain bike challenge on the slopes of Pikes Peak - America’s Mountain.
We were stoked to learn Nate Pearson, TrainerRoad CEO, made it to Colorado Springs to ride with us this year! Listen has he recounts his experience at the 2020 Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox.
Be sure to check out Kerry Werner's daily VLOG during the 2020 APEX