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USA Pro Challenge 2014 Live Dashboard
Race Info, Preview, Live Video, Results, Photos and Highlights

Featuring the highest mountain passes in pro cycling, the 2.HC Colorado based USA Pro Cycling Challenge has established itself as a popular race with the riders and fans
Big Photos from 2014 (so far) — veloimages
Big Photos from 2013veloimages
Big Photos from 2012veloimages
Big Photos from 2011veloimages

2014 USA Pro Challenge Teams
Team Rosters and Withdrawals
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News and Updates for USA Pro Challenge 2014

August 19 update: From the official race organization: For stage 3 riders will not only have to contend with a mountaintop finish, they also will have to pass over it first, giving spectators a chance to see the race multiple times from the same vantage point. Stage 3 starts in Gunnison and heads east for 35 miles before tackling the 11,300 ft. monster that is Monarch Pass. The riders will then descend the eastern slope of the pass and do two 9-mile loops through Salida and the surrounding countryside. Then it’s game time as they tackle nearly 20 miles of climbing to a finish at 10,800 ft.-Monarch Mountain Ski Area. — Steve
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 3 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 2 Post-Race Coverage

Full Official Stage 2 Results and General Classificationusaprochallenge
Carpenter wins in Crested Buttecyclingnews
Robin Carpenter rides alone to win rainy USA Pro Challenge stage 2velonews
Carpenter scores big at USA Pro Challengecyclingnews
Confusion in Coloradocyclingnews
August 18 update: From the race organization: Stage 2 opens fast by ripping down the Aspen Valley through the sprint cities of Basalt and Carbondale before tackling the 8,700 ft. McClure Pass. A short descent brings the race to Gunnison County Road 12, which is a 20-mile rollercoaster that constantly changes from pavement to dirt and back again, while topping out at 9,900 ft. over Kebler Pass. A technical descent into Crested Butte brings the race back to familiar terrain. As in 2011 and 2012 (photos), the race will finish up with a sprint through downtown Crested Butte and the steep finish climb up to Mt. Crested Butte. — Steve
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 2 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 1 Post-Race Coverage

Full Official Stage 1usaprochallenge
Reijnen wins stage in Aspencyclingnews
Kiel Reijnen wins USA Pro Challenge stage 1 in Aspenvelonews
Phinney back in BMC team kit at USA Pro Challengevelonews
Reijnen takes stage win, race lead in Aspencyclingnews
Once just 'the kid who beat Lance,' 18-year-old Swirbul takes USAPC start in hometownvn
On first glance, Majka looks comfortable with altitude at Pro Challengevelonews
Howes narrowly misses out in Aspencyclingnews
August 18 update: A lumpy circuit race around Aspen. — Steve
USA Pro Challenge To Impact Highway Traffic denver.cbslocal
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 1 profile, map and timetable.

@USAProChallenge presser with @ivanbasso @tomdanielson @tejay_van @mickrogers and @rafalmajka #aspen @GettySport

— Chris (@CHGPHOTO) August 17, 2014

van Garderen pumped for USA Pro Challenge defence #sbscycling

— CyclingCentral (@CyclingCentral) August 18, 2014
August 17 update:
Riders praise USA Pro Challenge for shorter, punchier parcourscyclingnews
Basso skirts transfer talk at USA Pro Challengecyclingnews
Van Garderen starts USA Pro Challenge defense on home turfcyclingnews
Pre-Race Press Conference Photosdenver.cbslocal
Voigt ready to go out fighting at USA Pro Challengecyclingnews
Voigt prepares for final race of career at USA Pro Challengevelonews
Gallery: 2014 USA Pro Challenge Press Conferencevelonews
Danielson realistic about his chances of winning USA Pro Challengecyclingnews

2014 USA Pro Challenge Preview

August 18 update:
Van Garderen, Danielson top list of favorites at USA Pro Challengevelonews

August 16 update:
Ten riders to watch at the USA Pro Challengecyclingnews
2014 USA Pro Challenge Previewblogs.bicycling
Official Startlist w/ bib

August 13 update:
Van Garderen, Danielson, Rogers, Majka headline Pro Challenge GC contendersvelonews
Colorado host towns ante big for USA Pro Challenge marketing payoffdenverpost

August 7 update:
USA Pro Challenge announces lineup of 16 teams for August cycling tourdenverpost
Tinkoff’s Rogers, Majka headed to USA Pro Challengevelonews

May 7 update:
First summit finish for USA Pro Challenge announcedcyclingnews
Organizers detail Pro Challenge route, including mountaintop finish at Monarchvelonews

November 4, 2013 update:
Fan-sourced stage, mountaintop finish highlight 2014 USA Pro Challengevelonews

Race History with Past Winnerswikipedia
Video highlights/archived coverage from previous years

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Live Video Streaming ... in progress and TV Coverage

August 18 update: A work in progress for USA Pro Cycling Challenge 2014 live and delayed coverage. Some live feeds will be country restricted, but unrestricted links will appear in bold. Check back at race time for more links. Feel free to send in additional sources for live video, tv coverage or text updates/tickers as they become known. — Steve

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   live video (english)
English, unrestricted; online video with tourtracker from the official source. Earliest live video coverage.
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
United States only; Live online for tv subscribers with tv coverage mostly on NBCSN and NBC (final stage). Preview Show on Sunday, August 17th at 7-8 p.m. ET on NBCSN, Stage 1 live at 5-7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, Stage 2 - 6 live at 3:30-6 p.m. ET on NBCSN, Stage 7 live at 2-4 p.m. ET on NBCSN then 4-6 p.m. ET on NBC. Live onl
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English; daily live coverage for Europe.
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2014 USA Pro Challenge Route Map

Stage maps are posted in the
race summary table.

2013 USA Pro Challenge Archived Coverage

2012 USA Pro Challenge Archived Coverage

2011 USA Pro Challenge Archived Coverage