Colorado Springs, Colo. (December 26, 2013) — USA Cycling on Thursday announced the seven races that will comprise the 2014 USA Cycling Professional Cross-Country Tour (Pro XCT) calendar. At the end of the seven races, the top five men and women riders will be awarded an equal share of USA Cycling’s $15,000 prize purse. This marks the first time USA Cycling has offered a prize purse to the winners of the Pro XCT.
The Pro XCT calendar, which enters its sixth year in 2014, will feature the premier domestic cross-country mountain bike races and crown the top professional male, female and team as calculated by season-long standings. The calendar boasts a stellar lineup of races with high level UCI categories.
The 2014 Pro XCT calendar will feature six great returning events and one new one. Returning events are Bonelli Park, Fontana City, Mellow Johnny’s Classic, that are part of the newly created — USA Cycling US Cup Series presented by Sho-Air Cycling Group, and the Missoula XC the Subaru Cup and the Specialized Catamount Classic. The Colorado Springs event is new for 2014, and also a stop on the USA Cycling US Cup Series presented by Sho-Air Cycling Group…
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