Vuelta a Salida
|Saturday, August 18, 2012
Chaffee County, CO
Salida, Colorado 81201
Event Organizer Website
A scenic timed 50 and 100 mile road ride from Salida to Granite ( Past Buena Vista ) and back. Starts and finishes at senic Riverside park in Salida. Post event party / awards ceremony starts at 1 PM.
A very moderate 4,700 feet of vertical in the 100. 2,200 feet of gain for the 50. $15 from every entry will be donated to a combined 3 local charities.
WILDERNESS AWARE RAFTING OFFER
Vuelta a Salida Cycling event announces partnership with Wilderness Aware Rafting.
Wilderness Aware Rafting located at the headwaters of the Arkansas River and the new Vuelta a Salida a 50 and 100 mile timed “fondo” style cycling event have announced a partnership in association with the August 18th event. By simply going to the Vuelta a Salida web site at www.vueltaasalida.com you can download a coupon that will give you a free day on the river if you reserve three friends. Additionally all participants of the Vuelta a Salida will receive a free ½ day of rafting during the remainder of the 2012 season.
Rob Quinn founder of Spectrum Marketing and the Vuelta a Salida comments “ We are thrilled to offer this great value to our riders and visitors to our web site. Any way you look at it it’s a great value”
Joe Greiner President of Wilderness Aware adds “-Wilderness Aware Rafting loves cyclists and looks forward to hosting riders, their families and their friends on America’s most popular whitewater rafting river.”
Since 1976, Wilderness Aware has set high standards that they are endlessly striving to surpass. They have been recognized as an industry leader, having won the “Colorado Recreation and Tourism Company of the Year” and “Colorado Service Company of the Year” awards, two of Colorado’s most prestigious business honors. Wilderness Aware is dedicated to providing you with the best possible rafting experience, regardless of skill level and whether you’re interested in white water rafting in Colorado or Arizona. Bring your friends and family, share the river, and create memories for a lifetime! Another great Reason to experience Chaffee County more than once this summer! It’s easy to see why the slogan “Now this is Colorado” rings true for outdoor enthusiasts.
Vuelta a Salida 2012 Jersey
Click here to order your Vuelta a Salida 2012. Jerseys for the 2012 event need to be purchased by August 1 and will be individually shipped to the ship to address of your choice the first week in September.