The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb
Join us for The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb! The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb has both a USA Cycling sanctioned race and a non-competitive fun ride that give bicyclists a truly unique experience on Pikes Peak. Save the date and register today for the event on Saturday, August 7, 2021.
Created in 2010, this year marks the 12th consecutive year of The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb, an annual event of the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation. This event attracts the top competitive and recreational cyclists from across the nation and around the world.
Both the competitive race and the non-competitive Gran Fondo fun ride are 12.42 miles (20 kilometers) and have a 4,725 ft elevation gain up America’s Mountain– Pikes Peak!
New for 2021 – We are excited to announce that this year’s event will feature a Competitive E-Bike category in addition to our E-Bike Exhibition! For more details, please visit our website.
At an elevation of 14,115′, Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain, is one of Colorado’s 54 fourteeners, mountains that rise more than 14,000 feet (4,267.2 m) above sea level, and the highest summit of the southern Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. It is located within the Pike National Forest. The mountain is named in honor of American explorer Zebulon Pike and is a designated National Historic Landmark.
The Gran Fondo Fun Ride
Non-Competitive Fun Rides: Includes road bikes, mountain bikes, tandems, elipticals, recumbents and handcycles. Cyclists will be included in a mass start, no matter what type of cycle they are using. Start groups will be mixed men’s, women’s and juniors but may be split the morning of the event if the group is too large.
Registration by April 30
Competitive Race – $70
Competitive Junior (U19) – $40
Competitive E-Bike – $65
Summit Gran Fondo/E-Bike Exhibition – $55
Registration by August 2
Competitive Race – $75
Competitive Junior (U19) – $45
Competitive E-Bike – $70
Summit Gran Fondo/E-Bike Exhibition – $60
Packet Pickup Registration will be available August 5 & 6 from 6:00-8:00pm at Hotel Elegante (2886 S Circle Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80906)
The Schedule for Saturday, August 7
Saturday, August 7 – Pikes Peak Highway will be closed at Crystal Reservoir until 9:00 AM.
4:45 AM: Gateway (tollgate) opens to cyclists
6:13 AM: first wave of cyclists starts
6:30 AM: Competitive race start (waves will be split as needed based on registrations)
9:00 AM: Highway opens at Crystal Reservoir
9:30 AM: Awards Ceremony begins at Festival/Awards Area
9:45 AM: Timing ends
Click here to see more about race wave starts and categories.