STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — While Steamboat Springs welcomes a variety of cycling races over the summer, local cyclist and former professional road racer Amy Charity found there was still a void to fill.
“I had done a different gravel race, Dirty Kanza, in Emporia, Kansas,” Charity said. “And there was a big group from Steamboat who did that race — a combination of mountain bikers, road cyclists and new cyclists. When I got back, I thought, ‘Why don’t we do this in Steamboat?’”
Steamboat has 600 miles of dirt roads surrounding it, making it a perfect place for world-class gravel racing.
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