The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah is one of only five UCI-sanctioned, multi-stage, North American pro cycling events in 2015. Showcasing some of the world’s most prestigious teams and cyclists for seven days in August, this event now attracts worldwide attention as the top international cycling event that follows the Tour de France. Nearly a decade since its opening circuit, the Tour of Utah, today, stands shoulder to shoulder with the most prestigious professional bicycle stage race events as our answer to the greatest cycling challenges the world has to offer.
There’s nothing quite like the Rocky Mountain Runner’s High that you’ll experience at Ragnar Relay Colorado. Reaching 10,000 ft. at its highest point, it has been dubbed as one of the hardest Ragnar Relays in the series – it might just literally take your breath away. You and your team will start the journey at Copper Mountain Ski Resort. From there, you’ll tackle 200-ish miles of relay running through the heart of four world-famous Colorado ski towns on bike paths, single-track trails and backwoods roads.
Historic Downtown Hendersonville’s Rhythm & Brews concert series, which grew to standing-room-only due to record attendance in its first year, has claimed the top honor for downtown events in the state’s Main Street program.
The series was recognized for excellence in the 2013 N.C. Main Street Awards competition, according to a news release from Historic Downtown Hendersonville Thursday. Rhythm & Brews claimed an Award of Merit, the top prize offered in the category of Best Downtown Special Event or Event Series.
Ragnar Relay Great River is the overnight running relay event of the summer. Your team will start on the bank of the Mississippi River in Winona, conquer the course under the stars and along rolling farmland, and finish back on the river in Downtown Minneapolis. This Ragnar has both challenging legs and beginner level legs for all of your teammates. It also has one of the best finish line parties and some of the friendliest volunteers!
Learn more at www.ragnarrelay.com.
Ragnar Trail Relays presented by Salomon is heading back to the spectacular Tahoe National Forest on August 14-15! Our new location is tucked away in a remote pocket of the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range at Royal Gorge Cross Country Ski Resort – a destination that true locals know and rave about. Find your inner wild as you and 7 of your friends (or 3 of your crazier friends!) conquer three different pristine running trails.