Juniors raced on a smaller oval course, which featured an excellent view of the Flatirons above Boulder.
Flatiron Flyers Junior 13-14 racer Cade Bickmore claims his victory after a solid sprint despite being solo and out-numbered by two other teams in the breakaway.
Senior 4 Women sorting out the first few laps on the backside of the course.
3rd place Senior Womens 4 racer, Jennica Rodriguez, in the drops and working in the breakaway.
Nicole Sulzen puts in a blistering attack during the Senior Womens 4 race, which created the breakaway selection.
The C race featured the biggest field, and commonly was strung out corner to corner.
B class racers get under way for a 45 minute sufferfest.
This small hill was the launchpad for several attacks throughout the day.
Alison Powers gets in some high intensity racing by working over the B Class with a pace that strung the entire field out single file.
A Class racers lighting it up in the first few laps.
One of the days many attacks in the A Class.
Mid-pack and getting treated like the tail end of a slinky. There's a good reason for racing at the front in criteriums.
Pinned and strung out at the front of the A race while a selection is being made.
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