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Ryan Campbell, JV Green Mountain flowing with focus.

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Referee Peter Davis hamming it up with finish line volunteers.

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Director's Note

We welcome Centura Health’s Sports Medicine to the join the team of Gold level sponsors for the 2018 and 2019 seasons. Your Hometown Toyota Stores continues as the 2018 presenting sponsor.

Relish the long days of summer, explore the high country, and pick up a new skill. Visit one of our host communities, participate in a local trail project, or participate in many of the listed events.

We are pumped to play with all of you during the 9th Season of the Colorado League! Read below updates for the upcoming season of singletrack stoke.

Wishing you a splendid summer and 4th of July,

Kate Rau
Executive Director
and
John "Hutch" Hutchinson
Operations Director

Contents June 2018

1. Centura Health Sports Medicine Joins as Gold Level Sponsor
2. Coach Summit – Snowmass & Golden
3. Leadville Race Series, Silver Rush 50 MTB - July 7th Discounts Available
4. 2nd Saturday, July 14th - Benefits Colorado League
5. Fort Lewis MTB Camp, July 16-21
6. Summer Adventures in Colorado League Host Communities
7. Pit Zone Registration Open – July 30th Deadline for Personalized Number Plate
8. 2018 Race Flyers
9. Scholarship Opportunities
10. Sponsor Discount Codes
11. Event Calendar

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Centura Health Sports Medicine Joins as Gold Level Sponsor

Centura Health’s Sports Medicine Clinic in Lakewood is uniquely designed with Colorado’s athletes and weekend warriors in mind. This elite sports center is led by physicians board certified in sports medicine and primary care. Their goal is to get each patient to the highest level of activity possible — whether that means returning to a three-mile, daily jog or training for the Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run.

Centura Health’s Sports Medicine Clinic’s singular focus is on rehabilitating recreational, student, and professional athletes with an emphasis on nonsurgical care. They specialize in all aspects of medicine as it relates to the athlete, sports participation, and musculoskeletal injuries. In addition to injury care, they provide care for sport-related medical conditions such as exercise-induced asthma, concussions, and digestive issues.

Read More on Helping Young Athletes Avoid Injury: The Epidemic of Overuse Injuries

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Coach Summit – Snowmass & Golden

Want to get your Level 2 Coach License credentials this summer? Snowmass and Golden 1-day Summits will get you there. If you need to CPR, First Aid, or Wilderness First Aid recertification these will be offered in Golden.

July 7, Snowmass:
Agenda
Registration - Deadline July 1

July 21, Golden:
Agenda - Includes First Aid, CPR, WFA-Recert options.
Registration - Deadline July 15

Limited number of scholarships available, deadline to apply is June 30th.
Apply HERE.

More details HERE.

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Leadville Race Series - Silver Rush 50 MTB

Head to the high country in Saturday, July 7th to ride across the sky in the Silver Rush 50 MTB race.

Discount codes are available to the Colorado League community. For more information, please contact John Hutchison.

We are very grateful to the Leadville Race Series for their support. They generously provide equipment for south conference Race #2 CMC Cloud City Challenge and Race #3 Chalk Creek Stampede and sponsor the 2018 and 2019 race season.

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2nd Saturday, July 14th - Benefits Colorado League*

The Denver Cycling Collective is rolling out the red carpet for the Colorado League, Saturday, July 14th. This monthly group ride and celebration of bikes is a wonderful opportunity to connect with others and support the Colorado League.

Comrade Brewing Company will provide thirst quenching beer and a food truck will be serving delicious post-ride food. Join us along with Primal Wear, Alchemy Bicycles, and ROL Wheels

Schedule:
8:00 am Pre-ride Coffee and Food
9:00 am Rides Rollout
10:30 - 1:00 pm Lunch and Beverages @ Primal

Location:
Primal Wear, 7700 Cherry Creek South Dr, Ste 106, Denver, Colorado 80231

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Fort Lewis College MTB Camps

What are you up to this summer? Want to ride?

There are several mountain bike summer camps throughout the region. These camps focus on developing rider’s skills with an emphasis on building friendships, having fun, and exploring the outdoors.

To learn more and register today, click on the links below.

Fort Lewis College MTB Camps, Durango, CO
July 16-21 Fort Lewis College MTB Camp

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Summer Adventures in Colorado League Host Communities

Are you ready for a summer adventure? We sure are!

Check out the many outdoor activities, restaurants, nightlife, and culture that our host communities have to offer!

Frisco
Steamboat Springs
Leadville
Granby Ranch
Buena Vista / Salida
Eagle
Durango

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Personal Number Plate 2018

Pit Zone Registration OPEN - July 30th Deadline for a Personalized Number Plate

The Pit Zone registration system is open for the 2018 fall season. Register by July 30th to get a personalized number plate for the season.

The Pit Zone login link and instructions are HERE.

Returning riders whose team affiliation is changing, as a result of moving schools, must login to the Pit Zone and update their registration documents before their team affiliation can be changed. Once registration is completed email Kate Rau to change your team affiliation.

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2018 Race Flyers

It’s time! Are you prepared for the upcoming 2018 race season?

Be sure to review all the race weekend event flyers to guarantee you have an amazing experience this season. Check your category wave start times, weekend spirit contests, lodging partners, and more.

Race #1 August 25 (North) - 26 (South) Frisco Bay Invitational, Frisco, CO
Race #2-NORTH September 9 Showdown In The Boat, Steamboat Springs, CO
Race #2-SOUTH September 9 Cloud City Challenge, Leadville, CO
Race #3-NORTH September 23 Granby Ranch Round Up, Granby, CO
Race #3-SOUTH September 23 Chalk Creek Stampede, Nathrop, CO
Race #4 October 6 (South) - 7 (North) Conference Championships, Haymaker Classic, Eagle, CO
Race #5 October 20 - 21 State Championships, Durango Mesa Pursuit, Durango, CO

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Scholarship Opportunities

There are several scholarships to support teams, coaches, and riders.

Team Evergreen Cycling, Yeti Cycles, Mountain Island Construction and Alpine Bank primary supporters of the Colorado League Scholarship Fund. The 2nd Chance Fund assists with First Aid and CPR training.

Please understand that funds are limited, and we make every effort to meet each applicant’s needs.

Alpine Bank boosted scholarship funds specifically for travel to the State Championships in Durango and collegiate scholarships in 2018-2019.

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Sponsor Discount Codes

Companies that support Colorado League programming offer special discounts HERE.

Available Discounts
* Sunrise to Sunset 12 Hr. Mountain Bike Race
* Bailey HUNDO / HUNDito
* Leadville Silver Rush 50
* Feedback Sports
* Honey Stinger
* Optic Nerve
* Osprey Packs
* Primal Wear Inc.
* RockyMounts
* Today’s Plan
* YETI

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Calendar

We are filling the calendar with a plethora of events for 2018.

Upcoming Events
July 7 Coach Summit 1-Day | Snowmass, CO
July 14 Denver Cycling Collective’s 2nd Saturday Ride| Denver, CO
July 16-21 Fort Lewis College Mountain Bike Camp | Durango, CO
July 21 Coach Summit | Golden, CO

November 3 Primal Shift Art Work | Denver, CO

2018 Race Schedule
Race #1 August 25 (North) - 26 (South) Frisco Bay Invitational, Frisco, CO
Race #2-NORTH September 9 Showdown In The Boat, Steamboat Springs, CO
Race #2-SOUTH September 9 Cloud City Challenge, Leadville, CO
Race #3-NORTH September 23 Granby Ranch Round Up, Granby, CO
Race #3-SOUTH September 23 Chalk Creek Stampede, Nathrop, CO
Race #4 October 6 (South) - 7 (North) Conference Championships, Haymaker Classic, Eagle, CO
Race #5 October 20 - 21 State Championships, Durango Mesa Pursuit, Durango, CO

THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS

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