Pro Challenge skips valley

Pro Challenge skips valley
Local News

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Professional cycling has a long history in the Vail Valley, but not this year. The USA Pro Challenge, a race series now in its fifth year, is for the first time skipping Eagle County. That loss will be felt, but tempered by the reality of an already-busy summer schedule.At the time of the announcement in December of 2014, USA Pro Challenge CEO Shawn Hunter said the decision not to return to the valley was due largely to the time, money and other resources the community was pouring into the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships. Despite that …

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