The MTB stage race makes its second-ever appearance in Colorado Springs next weekend with a sizeable prize purse, mass start format, and high hopes for the future.
The four-day Pikes Peak Apex MTB stage race commenced last week with a series of safety measures around COVID-19. We spoke to riders about the race and its health rules.
National mountain bike champion Chloe Woodruff and marathon national champions Rose Grant and Russell Finsterwald among many to attend the inaugural stage race in Colorado Springs.
Organizers in Colorado believe they have a plan to safely hold a mountain-bike stage race in September amid the coronavirus pandemic.