Steamboat Springs The USA Pro Cycling Challenge is inviting sports and cycling fans to create the national and host city commemorative posters for the inaugural international cycling competition Aug. 22 to 28, according to a news release. People can submit their artwork through the event’s Facebook page, and submissions will be accepted until 5 p.m. Thursday. Each winner will receive $500 and four VIP Hospitality tickets to the final stage of the race in Denver.
Artists will be submitting artwork for consideration as one of 12 official posters: one for the national commemorative poster and 11 for each of the host cities (Colorado Springs, Salida, Crested Butte, Gunnison, Aspen, Vail, Avon, Steamboat Springs, Breckenridge, Golden and Denver.) The posters will be used throughout the event for promotional activities.
Fans can enter the contest on www.facebook.com/usapro
cyclingchallenge by clicking on the contest link on the left side of the page to submit artwork. All entries must be capable of being posted on Facebook (only online entries will be eligible). This requires either that the artwork be in digital media or that a digital photograph of the artwork be made and posted in accordance with the rules, terms and conditions adopted by Facebook. Each file must be in JPEG format and otherwise comply with Facebook’s requirements for posting photographs.