‘Stage’ set to decide race
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 6:00am News Staff
Monarch finish may determine overall winner
By Bobby Reyes.
It’s the quickest way from the Gunnison Valley to Denver, or vice versa. In the winter, it’s closed often due to avalanches. It is Monarch Pass — which riders in this year’s USA Pro Challenge road cycling race will have to climb not once but twice as part of Stage 3 this coming Wednesday, Aug. 20.