Colorado's Pikes Peak Region will host the seven-race Carmichael Training Systems Sand Creek Series beginning on Sunday, May 10 at Bear Creek Terrace in Colorado Springs, Colorado. One highlight of the series will be the Sand Creek International Classic at Cheyenne Mountain State Park on June 13. Run on a new 8.8km course in the shadow of Cheyenne Mountain, home to NORAD, the race will double as a stop on the US ProXCT series and the final in the US Cup West.
Also including four Wednesday races, the Sand Creek Series will conclude on August 1 at the US Air Force Academy on the Falcon Trail as the State Games of America mountain bike race.
Sand Creek Series 2009
May 10: Bear Creek Park
June 3: Bear Creek Park
June 13: Sand Creek International Classic (UCI cat. 3)
June 24: Bear Creek Park
July 1: Bear Creek Park
July 8: Bear Creek Park
August 1: US Air Force Academy
September 19: Cheyenne Mountain State Park (not a series race)
For more information, visit www.sandcreeksports.com.