Colorado has a new law regulating the mechanics of electric bikes, who can ride them, and how municipalities decide where they can be used.
Bicycles and Cycling
The Colorado Classic, which replaces the USA Pro Challenge, is a smaller race and organizers have added a three-day street party in Denver.
Legendary mountain biker Dave Wiens is tackling trail issues on an international scale after taking over as director of the International Mountain Bicycling Association.
Phinney finished his first Tour de France last month, and now the charismatic Boulder native is preparing for the new Colorado stage race that starts next week.
The field announced Thursday also includes three-time Olympian Taylor Phinney of Boulder.
Scott Mercier refused to take performance-enhancing drugs as a professional cyclist 20 years ago. He champions that cause to this day, while carrying on an unlikely friendship with Lance Armstrong.
Centennial, Colorado, author Neil Hanson pedaled 3,400 miles across the country, taking the pulse of America -- and of himself.
The Trans-Siberian Extreme crosses Russia, and takes 24 days to complete. A Fort Collins man hopes to take on the challenge.
"Recovering" follows injured soldiers, still in or recently out of the military, as they overcome physical disabilities and PTSD by cycling long distances together.