USA Pro Cycling Challenge en Taylor Phinney Blogs Through the Burning Hot Hills of the Vuelta a Espana Tour of Spain Pro Cycling Race <p>While we've been focusing on the USA Pro Cycling Challenge somewhat, the Vuelta a Espana is well underway, just not on my television. Well, neither is the USAPCC, but I've been finding ways to get a look in through the kindness of strangers. Anyway, I took a look at the Universal Sports page at the bottom there, which links to Taylor Phinney's blog here...</p><p><a href=""></a></p><p>There's something very relevant about these descriptions of pain and doubt. Something very easy to remember, but easy enough to forget, so we go out and do it again. Phinney has a good way of expressing it so that even those of us who've never been front runners like he has can at least know we share some of the same emotions and sensations.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2011 United States of America (USA) Aspen CO Colorado (CO) Gunnison CO pro cycling tours roadcycling Spain (ESP) (España) Taylor Phinney USA Pro Cycling Challenge Vuelta Ciclista a España weblogs (blogs) Thu, 25 Aug 2011 05:56:50 +0000 roadskater 1386 at USA Pro Cycling Challenge in Colorado Follows Tour of Utah with Top Tour de France Riders and Great Routes in the Rockies <p>I don't have a lot of time to discuss this right now, but I wanted to say that the upcoming USA Pro Cycling Challenge looks like a breakthrough event for the USA in terms of hosting major tours. Yes, the Tour of California had lots of talent and beautiful scenery, and the Tour of Utah built up to another level this year, but the USAPCC is a chance to see the top Tour de France riders on what look to be some great routes. Here are some links...</p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2011 Aspen CO Avon CO Breckenridge CO closed road Colorado (CO) Colorado Springs CO Denver CO Garden of the Gods Park CO Golden CO Gunnison CO Mount Crested Butte CO outdoor pro cycling tours roadcycling Salida CO Steamboat Springs CO uci USA Pro Cycling Challenge Vail CO Thu, 18 Aug 2011 06:07:51 +0000 roadskater 1371 at