by the fans of Lance
The USA Pro Cycling Tour returns to Eagle County on Thursday, August 23 this week. Racers (Stage 4) will be starting from Aspen (11:35AM) to Beaver Creek (est. finish 3:50PM) up from Aspen over the Continental Divide on Independence Pass. Racers then head North through Leadville on their way over Tennessee Pass and down into Minturn on their way to Beaver Creek.
If you can’t attend every Stage of the 7 Stage Race you can certainly keep track of them on your free Smart Phone App called “USA Pro Cycling Challenge RadioShack Tour Tracker” It takes longer to say the name of their App – than to download the free app on your iPhone, Droid or iPad. For more information on this weeks USA Pro Challenge (Click Here)
If deliberate car crashes are more your style of Entertainment – the 3rd Annual Demolition Derby returns to Eagle – at the County’s Fairgrounds – this Friday nite , August 24th at 7:00PM. Tickets are Adults $15, ages 6-17: $11, age 5 and under get in free! This event was sold out last year and you can certainly expect it to be sold out this year as well. (Click Here for more information)
After all…where else in Eagle County can you go to find folks anxious to do to their cars and trucks – what the current White House administration has done to our County’s economy? This year (it’s new) the Ladies (over 18) will have their own unique event to dispel any rumors about the daintiness of uniquely ‘lady drivers’.