Colorado-Eagle River Ride celebrates 15th year Saturday

Colorado-Eagle River Ride celebrates 15th year Saturday
Local News

By Chris Freud

BEAVER CREEK — Saturday’s Colorado-Eagle River Ride is the Tour de Roundabout.Really.Arn Menconi, John Edwards and few other cyclists did a route in 2002 that included all of Eagle County’s roundabouts to promote awareness for cycling safety. Now in its 15th year, the Colorado-River Ride, benefiting SOS Outreach, will have approximately 700 participants doing their choice of 100-, 68- and 42-mile routes, complete with support-and-gear stations, as well as the new Roadhouse Ride, a mountain-biking division.“We rode up and down Highway 6 for safety awareness,” Edwards said. “We basically talked about other routes, and I would chat with (Menconi) about …

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