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Excitement building over Prince Harry visit to Warrior Games

Last year, it was the First Lady; this year it’s a prince who will attend the Warrior Games in Colorado Springs. The United States Olympic Committee confirmed Monday that Britain’s Prince Harry will attend the fourth-annual Warrior Games in the Springs. “We are excited that Prince Harry will be attending the fourth annual Warrior Games… Continue Reading Excitement building over Prince Harry visit to Warrior Games

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Sky Sox tickets go on sale Monday

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Sky Sox tickets go on sale Monday

It’s almost time for baseball season and Sky Sox tickets go on sale Monday. Tickets for all of the team’s 72 home games will be sale on the Sky Sox website only. Phone and box office sales will be available in the coming weeks. Box seats are $13 and reserved Seats are $10. Season ticket… Continue Reading Sky Sox tickets go on sale Monday

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Ride the Rockies to bring 2,000 cyclists to town

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Ride the Rockies to bring 2,000 cyclists to town

Colorado Springs is one of seven communities to host this year’s Ride The Rockies Tour, scheduled June 9-15. About 2,000 riders are expected to participate in the statewide bike ride, which begins June 9 in Telluride and ends June 15 in Colorado Springs at Cheyenne Mountain Resort. This is the third time in the 28-year… Continue Reading Ride the Rockies to bring 2,000 cyclists to town

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Hill Climb named among tougest motor races

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Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has been named to the list of the toughest motor races in the world. Jalopnik.com, a top motor sports website, puts the Hill Climb at No. 7. The site said the race, which is 12.42 miles of 156 turns, always was tough. And then the road got paved, the site… Continue Reading Hill Climb named among tougest motor races

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The 2013 Pro Challenge won’t cycle through Colorado Springs in its third annual statewide race. The week-long race, set to begin Aug. 19 in Aspen, runs through Breckenridge, Steamboat Springs, Beaver Creek, Vail, Loveland, Fort Collins and ends in Denver Aug. 25. Colorado Springs bid on the chance to be included once again, but Pro… Continue Reading Pro Challenge to blow past Springs in 2013

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Warrior Games set for May 11-17 in Springs

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The 2013 Warrior Games will be held in Colorado Springs May 11-17. The week-long event is hosted by the United States Olympic Committee and finance and audit firm Deloitte and also supported by the Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, BP, USO, Fisher House Foundation and the Bob Woodruff Foundation. More than 200 wounded,… Continue Reading Warrior Games set for May 11-17 in Springs

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2013 Hill Climb tickets on sale

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Tickets for the 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb are on sale. The race is set for June 30. General admission seats are $40 each, and the Family Four-Pack is $135 when purchased in advance. Tickets may be purchased on the PPIHC official website: www.ppihc.com Camping permits, sold on a first-come, first-served basis, are available… Continue Reading 2013 Hill Climb tickets on sale

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The Pikes Peak Marathon has been selected to host the 2013 USA Trail Marathon Championships. It’s part of the USA Track and Field marathons and will operate like a race within a race, said Ron Ilgen, Pikes Peak Marathon, Inc. president. Members of the USA Track and Field can compete in the marathon along side… Continue Reading Pikes Peak Marathon to include USA championship race

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Although chain stores such as Costco, REI and Wal-Mart sell more bicycles than independent retailers, small locally owned stores have a larger market share when measured by sales dollars. Continue Reading Bike market at ‘tipping point’

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Sky Sox tickets on sale for 2013 season

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It’s not too early to start singing “take me out to the ballgame.” The Colorado Springs Sky Sox have released their 2013 regular season schedule and are hoping to top last season’s record-setting success, when 4,915 fans came out for each game. Season ticket packages are on sale at www.skysox.com and start at $60. The… Continue Reading Sky Sox tickets on sale for 2013 season

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