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719 Ride

July 20 2024
Colorado Springs Colorado USA
Date Confirmed
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Distances: 14 to 200 miles
Difficulty: Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs


Is a locally-organized and homegrown cycling challenge for the masses that can be easily customized to suit your fitness level and fondness for elevated frolicking.

Five laps of The Course That Cannot Be Defeated is the signature ride (71.9 miles and 9,190' of elevation gain), but you can ride as many or as few laps as your mind can handle and your legs will allow...all for the same price!

Offering several course options, all on neighborhood roads, and donating a portion of each registration to Chipeta Elementary School and Kids on Bikes, the 719 Rides welds cycling and community together from beginning to end.

From its Personal Challenge Rides to its Epic Elevation Quests, the 719 Ride is like gelato for the soul and like wrestling a gorilla.

Elevate yourself to new heights of accomplishment and fun. Register for some Type I or Type II F-U-N beginning March 11, 2024.

719 Ride

Start Located At: Chipeta Elementary School, 2340 Ramsgate Terrace Colorado Springs, CO 80918
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* Pre-event packet pickup locations, days and times TBD

* Event day packet pickup opens at 6:00 a.m.

* Suggested departure window is 6:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

* On-course support (i.e., aid stations, mechanics, police traffic assistance, etc.) ends at 2:00 p.m.

Registration Fees

There are three registration options:

Aluminum ($40 before June 1, $50 beginning June 1 and $60 the week of the event)
Carbon Fiber ($71.90)
Titanium ($99)


The aluminum registration offers performance for the value-minded. It's optimized to get you riding quickly and easily. It includes:

ALL the laps you wish to enjoy!
A stylish Tyvek wristband to access event day bennies.
Interconnected courses to easily modify the route and dial-in your suffering and fun.


FREE on-course photographs!
Two aid stations with food, hydration, bike mechanics and port-a-potties.
Mobile heroes to pick you up on course in the event of a mechanical.
On-course traffic support.

The carbon fiber registration includes all things Aluminum +

2024 event t-shirt.
Timing chip for the KoM/QoM segment.
Eligibility for KoM/QoM monetary prizes.
$7.19 food truck credit.
$7.19 donation to Kids on Bikes
719 Ride event sticker.

The titanium registration includes ALL things carbon fiber +

2024 commemorative challenge coin.
$7.19 donation to Chipeta Elementary School.

Complete information about what is included with each registration package can be found at

Prize / Race Categories

Monetary and product prizes are only available based on times recorded on the Rossmere KoM/QoM timed segment.

No prizes will be earned or given based on the Woodmen Road timed segment.

A monetary prize of $71.90 will be given to the Premiers of Rossmere (fastest man and fastest woman), and every 71st person on the KoM/QoM leaderboard. Each rider's fastest ascent, regardless of which lap it occurs on, will be used to determine the placement. The Premiers of Rossmere will each also receive a bag of Endurance Drink Mix from Flow Formulas. A special edition "winner's" jersey made by SUAREZ will given to the 71st fastest ascent of Rossmere for each individual lap (e.g., lap one, lap two, lap three, lap four and lap five.)

Registration On the Day
Pre-Packet Pickups
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
First Aid
Roving Mechanical Support
Mechanical Support at Rest Stops
Course Timing
KOM/QOM Competition
Results Within 24 Hours
Downloadable GPS files
Feed / Aid Stations
Post Event Meal(s) Provided As Part of Entry
Number of Aid Stations: 2
Number of Timed Hill Climbs
5 Hill Climbs
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