May 19–21

Boulder, join us for a long weekend celebrating cycling. We’re laying on a packed schedule of rides and events, with the finest local food and drink. Sign up to the events you’d like to attend, and we’ll see you on the road.

May 19

Friday

6.30am | 34 miles

Lift-off to Lefthand Ride

Join The first ride of the weekend heads north to Lefthand Canyon, a local favorite which features a beautiful and gentle 8-mile climb.

3pm | 29 miles

TGIF Rapha Ride

Join Leave work early to join us for the 1.5 mile climb of Lee Hill before we return to Boulder via the flatter roads between the farms on the east of the Foothills.

6–9pm

Opening Party

Join We're throwing a party for the start of Rapha Rides Boulder with an evening of food and drink prepared by Yellowbelly Chicken's Michael Friedberg, local art and music. Plus 1988 Giro d'Italia winner Andy Hampsten will share with us what he loves most about cycling in Boulder.

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May 20

Saturday

Two days | 145 miles

Transfer Ride

Join The main event of Rapha Rides Boulder is the Transfer Ride, a two-day trip over some of the best roads the city and its surrounding area has to offer.

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10am

Group Riding Masterclass

Join New to group riding? This clinic offers tips for safe group riding, allowing you to ride with greater confidence.

2pm | 15 miles

Herman Miller Design Ride

Join Join design brand Herman Miller’s guided tour of Boulder’s architecture and design history, passing by unique shipping-container homes, wood cabins, and much more.

5.30pm | 13 miles

Sunset Ride & Photography Workshop

Join Ride to Boulder's picturesque locations and lookout points with a local photographer, and gain some tips on how to improve your technique.

May 21

Sunday

10am | 14 miles

No-Drop Mile-High Ride

Join Perfect for the newer 'roadie', a safe route on bike lanes and roads with wide shoulders that loops out around the airport. No one gets left behind.

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5–8pm

Closing Party

Join One last hurrah to put a cap on a long weekend of riding, with local food and drinks prepared by Pizzeria Locale's Lachlan MacKinnon-Patterson.

“People here expect space and freedom. They expect time in the mountains. They expect the sun to shine 300 days a year. It’s liberating.”

Connie Carpenter

Olympic gold medalist

Saturday & Sunday (May 20 - 21)

Transfer Ride

The main event of Rapha Rides Boulder is the Transfer Ride, a two-day outing into the Rocky Mountains and back, with incredible food from top chefs, and camaraderie all but guaranteed. Sign up now to guarantee your spot.

Cost:

$150 (accommodation not included)

Ride highlights:

Day 1: 83 miles | Day 2: 62 miles

More than 11,000 feet of climbing to conquer

100 riders taking part

Exceptional pre- and post- ride food, plus snacks

Food prepared by chefs Sal Proia from PMG and Lachlan MacKinnon Patterson From Frasca, Pizzeria Locale and Squadra wines

Overnight stay in Estes Park

Special Edition Gift for all riders

Find out more
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Located at the east end of Pearl Street, Rapha Boulder offers near-instant access to some of the country’s best riding along with fine coffee, race viewings, events, and the full range of Rapha clothing and accessories.

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Visit us

1815 Pearl St
Boulder
CO 80302

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