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WEBC Ambassador- Tom Purvis

West Elk Bicycle Classic 2015 I love Gunnison, I love Crested Butte, I love Paonia, and I love the Kebler Pass road. I have loved this part of Colorado since I first saw it way back in the mid-80s. When I first saw this country, I loved it for its rugged beauty and remote places. […]

WEBC Ambassador- Jordan Schwartz

I had casually ridden bikes my whole life, never 10, 20, 50 or heaven forbid 135 miles before! I had a teacher in high school who talked about riding the Trans Am route several times, yet all I could think about is “Man, that sounds like no fun!” After graduating from high school in 2002, […]

WEBC Ambassador

To say that participating in my second West Elk Bicycling Classic is exciting would be an understatement. Being selected as the Pacific Northwest Ambassador for the 2016 race is a humbling and invigorating honor. I have always reveled in the sweat and burn of physical activity. It wasn’t until August 2014 when I decided to […]

Press Release – Sharon’s Kids Receives $500 from West Elk Bicycle Classic

Sharon’s Kids is a non-profit corporation helping children of the North Fork Valley in Delta County, Colorado. It was founded by Sharon Riegel of Crawford. Their goals are to cultivate awareness, understanding and appreciation for the outdoors by sending children to summer camps and partaking in year round activities. The children are typically under economic […]