Committed to re-imagining professional cycling events, RPM Events Group LLC aims to yield a positive social and economic impact in the local Colorado community. RPM owns and facilitates two dynamic events: the Colorado Classic and Velorama Festival. The Colorado Classic pro bike race features men and women world class racers from across the country on some of the most challenging mountain terrain in the state. Additionally, Velorama celebrates the bike with a stellar band lineup and three days of music and cycling activities. In its inaugural year, the Colorado Classic launched a four-stage men’s pro bicycle race as well as a two-stage women's pro bicycle road race August 10-13th, 2017. The race initially showcased rigid mountain terrain and urban landscapes from Colorado Springs, Breckenridge and Denver. Combined, thirty-one of the world’s top teams, seventeen Olympians, and nine national champions competed in the men and women races.