Thousands visit Eagle for MTB races

Thousands visit Eagle for MTB races
Local News

By John LaConte

EAGLE — Hero dirt laced the trails Sunday at the Colorado Cycling League State Championship, but the true hero was the venue and the people behind it.Bringing 40 volunteers and a 26-foot rental truck to town, the Colorado Cycling League race crew spent Saturday morning setting up a mountain biking Mecca on Eagle’s Haymaker trail for the 600 or so students who would compete on it Sunday.Those students brought a bevy of people with them, and the scene that resulted was unlike anything Eagle County sees all year.“Pro races aren’t as good as this,” said Colorado Cycling League Operations Manager …

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