Thousands of fans and more than one hundred professional cyclists were in Colorado Springs yesterday to kick off the seven-day USA Pro Cycling Challenge. This inaugural race will be televised across the world and is being plugged as an economic engine for the Colorado cities in its path. From Rocky Mountain Community Radio member station KUNC, Grace Hood examines whether or not it will succeed in the long run where the Coors Classic failed.

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One Response to USA Pro Cycling Challenge Kicks Off in Colorado Springs

  1. Mike says:

    Economic success or not, this event will make an important historical addition to our state and cities. I hope they can profit from this because it was unlike anything I have ever seen in Colorado Springs before and will not soon forget.

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