USA Pro Challenge Stage 3 crash

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Police: USA Pro Challenge crash caused by spectators

Steamboat Springs police think two spectators who had their backs to the race caused the crash that took down several USA Pro Challenge cyclists Wednesday.

Pro Challenge Stage 4 could be week's defining day

Stage 4, the Queen Stage, will be one of the toughest in this year’s USA Pro Challenge and how the top contenders handle the looming difficulties could have everything to say about how things look come the final stage in Denver.

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Excitable crowd turns out for USA Pro Challenge in Steamboat

As the motorcycles ferrying photographers buzzed down Lincoln Avenue ahead of the racers, people rang more than a thousand cowbells passed out as schwag and others beat their inflatable batons on the advertising panels lining the course.

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Voigt's valiant charge defines Stage 3 in Steamboat

Jens Voigt, the 41-year old German, showed Wednesday why he's one of the world's most popular cyclists, charging over Rabbit Ears Pass to the delight of Steamboat's cycling fans. It wasn't, however, enough to prevent a wild sprint finish on the streets of downtown.

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Jeff Fowler 1 year, 3 months ago

there was also a crash on the hill at the hot springs 600m before the finish.

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Mavicmoto 1 year, 3 months ago

Were the spectators badly hurt?. I saw at least 5 knocked over. Give the riders room and , especially, keep your kids off the pavement. There are 3-8 year-olds running along the racers. This could end really badly. Please parents, discourage this behavior.

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