Our Top Picks for the 2013 USA Pro Cycling Challenge Event Line Up


Steven Shane presents Stage 3 finish award to Tom Danielson

Steven Shane presents Stage 3 finish award to Tom Danielson

Our Top Picks for Events to Attend During the Pro Challenge in Aspen

Are you a cycling fanatic?  Then you won’t want to miss the exciting events the Pro Challenge has in store for us in Aspen!  Join us in Aspen the weekend before the race USA Pro Challenge kicks off on August 19th for an action packed weekend of family friendly activities, amateur races, and catching your favorite athletes and notable cycling celebs before they embark seven stage’s that Cycling News has dubbed the “Greatest Stage Race in the World”!

Shane Aspen Real Estate is the official sponsor of the USA Pro Challenge and wants to give you the inside scoop on the best way to enjoy the race in Aspen.  We are also ecstatic to be presenting the official kick-off bash, Peloton Aspen 13!  Details about this event and more are listed below:

FRIDAY 8/16:

6:30 pm        Peloton Aspen 13   

The Official Kick Off to the USA Pro Challenge, benefiting the Davis Phinney Foundation & Aspen USA Pro Cycling Challenge.  Join us for dinner, drinks and mixing & mingling with the biggest names in pro cycling!   learn more


Snowmass Village – Welcome/Opening Ceremonies

4 – 6pm          Snowmass Village Mall Festivities

Wildwood Pool Party, New Belgium Home Brew Sampling Showcase, Best Bike Legs Competition, Autograph Kiosks and much more!

5:00 – 6:30pm    VIP Reception – Viceroy Hotel & Resort

6:15 – 8:30pm    Opening Ceremonies – Team Introduction Celebration  at Base Village 

SUNDAY 8/18:

6pm – 8pm     Aspen Sprint Challenge – Downtown Aspen – Seeding/1st Round

Join us for the inaugural Aspen Sprint Challenge in Aspen, Colorado!  The USA Pro Challenge, in partnership with the City of Aspen and USA Cycling will be staging the Aspen Sprint Challenge, an amateur team event which will offer head to head sprint competition on a portion of the race course of the first stage of the USA Pro Challenge!   HOW TO SIGN UP 

MONDAY 8/19:

Noon – Festival Grounds Open @ Paepke Park – Downtown Aspen 

1:05 pm  USA Pro Challenge Race Start – Main Street Aspen

Click here for VIP tickets to the Stage 1 Start/Finish

Aspen Sprint Challenge – Downtown Aspen – Finals   Between Laps 1-2 of the USA Pro Challenge.

Race Details and Sign-up Info

9pm   Franti & Spearhead Concert at the Belly Up Aspen

TUESDAY  8/20:

10:30 am USA Pro Cycling Challenge Race Start – Main Street & Garmisch

Click here for VIP tickets ot the Stage 2 start.