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Mon August 20, 2012
Sports

USA Pro Cycle Organizer Has High Hopes for Colorado Race

Communities across the state are gearing up for the second annual USA Pro Challenge cycling race that begins on Monday, August 20th. Race CEO Shawn Hunter says it will bring some of the biggest names in cycling to compete in Colorado.

KUNC's Bente Birkeland spoke to Hunter about this year's race.

"The state of Colorado really showed its true colors to the world. We had over a million spectators, we were seen live in 165 countries and territories and so it was really a great moment of truth for Colorado and out communities." - Shawn Hunter

Here is a video from Shawn Hunter's appearence on Good Morning Vail on TV8.

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