Breck Epic: Video highlights

Epic cross-country stage racing in Colorado high country

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The 2018 Breck Epic is past the halfway point and as usual it’s been… epic. The current pro men’s top three at this 6-day stage race in Breckenridge, Colorado, are Jeremiah Bishop (Canyon-Topeak Factory Racing), Jamey Driscoll (Pivot-Maxxis p/b Stan’s), and Kyle Trudeau (CZracing). The top women are Carla Williams (Joe’s Bike Shop), Katrina Englested (Boulder Cycle Sport), and Meghan Sheridan (Bingham Cyclery).

You can see full results for all the categories and stages of the 2018 Breck Epic here. Better yet, take a look at the 2018 Breck Epic video recaps from the first three stages plus a massive photo gallery from the race’s trio of ace photographers, Eddie Clark, Liam Doran, and Devon Balet.

Breck Epic: Stage 1 Video Highlights

Breck Epic: Stage 2 Video Highlights

Breck Epic: Stage 3 Video Highlights

Breck Epic: Stage 1 Photos

Jeremiah Bishop on Aspen Alley Trail

Racing through Wakefield on the Blue River Trail.

Blue River Trail

Screaming through Wakefiled on the Blue River Trail

Blue River Trail

Blue River Trail

Blue River Trail

Born in the Mountains

The start of the singletrack

Pro winner Jeremich Bishop.

Singlespeed winner Vince

Womens Pro second place?

Team winner?

the sprint to the finish line.

the sprint to the finish line.

Threading the needle at the finish line

the divorcycle team was in good spirits

Y not?

Trail carnage at the finish line.

Breck Epic: Stage 2 Photos

Classic Breck Epic start line views with the mighty Ten Mile Range framing the background.

Red Trail

Red Trail racing

Mass start in Breckenridge

hay Trail.

Red Trail

Western sky with Peak 1 and two in the background

Keystone back ranch

I’ll just sit here for a while and enjoy a PB&J.

This event would not be possible without all the hard work of the volunteers.

Classic Breckenridge dredge pond.

Are we done yet?!

Aid 2 was full on today with many flat tires.

A Colorado Trail through hiker and her pup give the trail for racers as the come into Aid 2.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

Amy Beisel hanging tight with the front pack of men, putting in more time on her overall lead.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

Jeremiah Bishop putting time in on the field with a demanding lead on the Middle Fork descent.

Start of day two on Washington Street in downton Breckenridge.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

After a massive climb up Middle Fork section of the Colorado Trail, racers were treated to a 7 mile long descent into Keystone Ranch.

Breck Epic: Stage 3 Photos

The views go on for days on top of Georgia Pass.

Stage leaders cresting the summit of Georgia Pass.

Thin air with a side of big views.

Vince Anderson has continued to keep the pressure on the rest of the single speed racers.

The long view back to Breck.

Mike Melley

The climb to the top of Georgia Pass is a grunt up an old 4x road.

____ and Jeremiah Bishop had a solid lead over the rest of the field as the began the fast Georgia Pass downhill.

Thin air with a side of big views.

Thin air with a side of big views.

Thin air with a side of big views.

Racers circumnavigated Mt Guyot today. No small feat.

Thin air with a side of big views.

Vince Anderson has continued to keep the pressure on the rest of the single speed racers.

The top of Georgia Pass tickled tree line before blasting back down 1,500 feet.

Peter Butt

Georgia Pass is a very popular section of the Colorado Trail, seeing many through hikers everyday.

Georgia Pass is a very popular section of the Colorado Trail, seeing many through hikers everyday.


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