May 14th 2012 - Written by: Kelsy

Osprey’s Own Tim Calkins Wins US Pro Cycling Challenge Poster Contest

The Winning Poster for Durango!

Check out this amazing poster promoting Stage 1 of the US Pro Cycling Challenge created by Osprey’s Graphic Designer, Tim Calkins. This super cool poster won a national contest in which entries were submitted and a winning poster chosen for each hosting city as well as an overall event poster. Tim’s poster won first place for the Durango stage which will be the kickoff city for the entire event.

Osprey is proud to be an Official Partner of as well as the Official Backpack of the 2012 US Pro Cycling Challenge. We are extremely excited to watch some of the world’s best riders take on the challenging and scenic byways that Colorado has to offer.  Osprey will be present at the finish line Expo of each stage with loads of cool displays, games, giveaways, etc..  Stay tuned for details, but mark these dates in your calendar now!

August 20 –Stage 1: Durango to Telluride

August 21- Stage 2: Montrose to Crested Butte

August 22- Stage 3: Gunnison to Aspen

August 23- Stage 4: Aspen to Beaver Creek

August 24- Stage 5: Breckenridge to Colorado Springs

August 25- Stage 6: Golden to Boulder

August 26- Stage 7: Denver Time Trial


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