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Photo contest update

We’ve got our first few photos for this summers contest.

Taken Day 5 of Ride the Rockies near the Gore range Aid Station (~12000 elevation) Photo by Michael Lacy

Taken Day 3 of the Ride the Rockies tour on the climb from Aspen to Independence Pass (~11000 ft elevation) Photo by Michael Lacy

Photo taken on AZ Route 83 between Sonoita and Parker Canyon Lake - "Nature Call" Photo by Ron Bryenton

New custom built Ti road bike with full Campy EPS Record 11 groupset - "Zero Miles" Photo by Ron Bryenton

My very loved 26" Santa Cruz Blur Mtn Bike Photo by: Cory Walavich

My very loved 26" Santa Cruz Blur Mtn Bike Photo by: Cory Walavich

"Old Pueblo Crit" by Phil Roper

El Tour de Mesa by Phil Roper

Here’s how the contest works:

Every reader can submit two bikey images to be included in the contest. The photos must have been taken this summer. The deadline for entry is Monday, August 6. You are welcome to submit an image and swap it out later if you take one you like better.

Starting on August 16th Tucson Velo readers will vote on their favorite images. Prizes will be awarded to the top three photos.

We’ll have prizes from our sponsors as plus some a few extra surprises.

To submit your photos, send them to Please provide a caption and credit with details about your photo.

Here are the images from 2011 to get you inspired.

Martha Retallick
Martha Retallick

With all due respect to one of the entrants, the Old Pueblo Criterium race happened earlier this year. Disclaimer: I don't have a dog in this fight. I have not entered this contest and do not plan to do so.