Avi Stopper, founder of the Bike Streets Project, developed a map of low-stress streets in Denver to get more people cycling.
The event brought acts like Modest Mouse and Wilco to Denver's RiNo neighborhood over the past two summers.
The move means the Classic will become the only stand-alone women's event in the western hemisphere along key cycling pro tours.
The bike-rack entrepreneur and outdoor-recreation activist is moving his Front Range company to the Western Slope.
An initial fleet of 250 electric-assisted bikes landed on city streets Friday.
The organization offers group bike rides, maintenance lessons and even paid internships at their bike shop, Lucky Bikes Re-cyclery.
Eight "micro-mobility" companies have permits to launch e-scooters, dockless bicycles and other transit options in Denver.
The former pro cyclist credits the drug with with saving his life after injuries and opioid addiction. His business touts the benefits of CBD hemp oil.
Piep van Heuven with Bicycle Colorado talks about a possible change in state law, and answers questions from our Facebook page.