Durango DEVO

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Bicyclists of all ages celebrate Durango DEVO

From a modest start – fewer than 10 participants at its founding in 2006 – Durango DEVO now boasts about 950 participants, and that’s something to celebrate. So the organization held a 10th...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango High and Animas High mountain bike teams shine in Granby

The Durango Demon and Animas Osprey High School Mountain Bike Teams have been racing impressively this fall in the Colorado High School Mountain Bike League, and the success continued last weekend...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Community packs Carver Brewing to get glimpse of Olympian Howard Grotts

The cycling community in Durango is often described as a family, and Sunday might as well have been a reunion. Nearly 100 people gathered on the back patio of Carver Brewing Co. to watch Durango’s...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango’s Howard Grotts faces tough test against Europeans at Rio Olympics

Fifty men will pull up in the starting gate for the Olympic cross-country mountain bike race Sunday. Only one will be from the United States, and he is from Durango. Howard Grotts, 23, is the only...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Decade of Durango DEVO biking dominance rolls on

The Durango DEVO program has turned out a number of local legends, and with a slogan like “Taking it to the next level”, more greatness can be expected this year. The teens riding for DEVO this...

DATE: June 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

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Yep, Top 10 again

Name a list that has something to do with the best offering of outdoor pursuits, and Durango has a good chance of being on it. This time, it’s National Geographic Traveler with “America’s 10 Best...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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DEVO executive director steps down

Durango DEVO, a local youth cycling group, is going to be looking for new leadership soon, now that the executive director has stepped down. Executive Director Amy Haggart will be transitioning...

DATE: June 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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DEVO coach pedaling a new path

When Sarah Tescher and Chad Cheeney set out to begin a developmental youth cycling program in Durango, they had three coaches, seven riders and a dream: to make lifelong cyclists. Today, there are...

DATE: May 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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Devo bike swap is Saturday

Durango Devo’s annual bike swap will run from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Chapman Hill Ice Rink. The swap will feature hundreds of bicycle-related items, including equipment and clothing from...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Devo gets creative for film festival

So here’s something you don’t see at many film festivals: A band playing live during the showing of a nine-minute film. Leave it to the kids of Durango Devo to give that a go during Thursday’s...

DATE: March 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Big pack of cyclists honors Durango’s best

Durango’s cycling community packed a local brew pub from the entrance to its far reaches Wednesday night to pay tribute to its champions. The champs returned the favor. “It’s really cool to call...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Durango to be celebrating cycling

Each year Durango seems to garner championships from the professional to the college to the high school levels, and this year was no exception. On Wednesday, the city will honor its cycling...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News