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UCI Teams Announced for 31st Edition of the Tour of the Gila

2017-03-29T17:38:16+00:00 March 29th, 2017|

March 28, 2017 (Silver City, NM) – More than two-dozen men’s professional cycling teams and a dozen women’s teams have accepted invitations for the 31st edition of the Tour of the Gila. The race is once again proud to be hosting top veterans and young talent from North America and around the world. The 5-day [...]

Team Colavita/Bianchi Amber Pierce returns to race the Gila

2017-03-26T16:18:30+00:00 March 25th, 2017|

It’s been nearly 10 years since Team Colavita/Bianchi’s Amber Pierce sat on the starting line at the Tour of the Gila. During that time, Mara Abbott and Kristin Armstrong dominated the stage race, Abbott winning a record 6-times.  Both retired from the sport following their Olympic races last summer in Rio.  Pierce tells us [...]

Behind the scenes at Tour of the Gila: A family affair

2017-03-23T03:45:50+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|

Kelsey Brennan talks community, driving the chief commissaire and more The 31st edition of the Tour of the Gila is fast approaching. In late April, Silver City will be buzzing with cyclists of all abilities and ages, there to soak up the southwestern mountain town’s eclectic flavor. Longtime local Kelsey Brennan is no stranger to [...]