Thursday, September 06, 2012

USA Pro Cycling Challenge

Boulder recently hosted a leg of the

What that meant was a ton of road closures, 
and lots of people gathered in 
various spots throughout Boulder
to watch the cyclists quickly zip by.

We watched them in two spots.
First we waited downtown.

Then we headed up the hill to see them a second time.
Lots of supporters dressed in crazy costumes or
had flags and ran alongside the cyclists 
for short segments.

One of the most interesting things to me was the
entourage for each cyclists. There was a huge 
parade of cars behind the cyclists
carrying all their gear & extra bikes.

Of course, bringing up the rear was the 
broom wagon, 
doing the final sweep.

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