Overview This year's Colorado State Senior and Junior Road Race Championship will be held on the US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. This year's race is sponsored by Darkblade Systems of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Virginia. The race will take place on a challenging hilly circuit around the northern end of the Academy on a spectator-friendly with multiple great vantage points from which to watch the action.
Pros, Seniors, Masters, and Juniors (13 and Over) will race on an 8.8-mile circuit around the cadet area. Younger Juniors will compete on a shorter 3.3-mile route near the start/finish area. The race venue offers ample parking for racers and spectators.
Podiums will be held as soon as results are final and the next wave has started.
All prizes/awards must be picked up the day of the event. Prizes/awards will not be mailed.
Prize amounts listed are the minimum amounts that will be offered; fields of more than 20 riders will receive double prize amounts
OUR TITLE SPONSOR
Darkblade Systems Corporation is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing scientific, engineering, technical, operational support, and training services to Federal government and Commercial clients. Formed in 2010, Darkblade Systems strives to be a business that puts people first: clients, colleagues, employees, and teammates. Darkblade represents the highest quality specialized services for each client’s unique operational and technical requirements. Darkblade provides highly-experienced, cleared professionals who are experts at the operationalization and deployment of new and emerging technologies.
Darkblade Systems is based in Northern Virginia with personnel supporting Intelligence Community (IC) and Department of Defense (DOD) customers in multiple domestic and overseas locations, including Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Virginia, as well as at multiple overseas locations. Darkblade leadership is comprised of prior military intelligence and special operations personnel with diverse complex operations experience. Many Darkblade employees have served proudly in the U.S. Military, and all continue to support the military and intelligence communities in their civilian efforts.
Darkblade Systems appeared on the 2016 and 2017 Inc. 5000 lists, and the 2016 and 2017 Virginia Fantastic 50 lists of fastest-growing private companies.