July 29 – 31, 2011 – The Salida Classic bike races. Formerly known as the Salida Omnium, the three day bike race extravaganza shows off a wide range of bike racing types.
Starting with an 8 mile time trial race on Friday. Continuing on Saturday with a Criterium race around downtown Salida. This is a great race for spectators, as the riders ride a short and exciting course through downtown.
Sunday features the Road Race, through Pinon Hills. An exciting hilly and curvy course makes this a challenge for riders and an exciting race to watch.
Many of the races feature an amateur class, and age groups.
Find out more about the Salida Classic.