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USA Pro Challenge: Stage 5

Highlights from the 104-mile stage 5 from Woodland Park to Breckenridge

Joe Lewis of Hincapie Sportswear Development Team receives some last-minute adjustments to his bicycle Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Joe Lewis of Hincapie Sportswear Development Team receives some last-minute adjustments to his bicycle Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Fans cheer for the cyclists as they leave Woodland Park Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for the cyclists as they leave Woodland Park Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Cyclists wait at the starting line during the National Anthem Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists wait at the starting line during the National Anthem Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Alex Howes of Garmin Sharp signs autographers for fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Alex Howes of Garmin Sharp signs autographers for fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Debbie Kirke, left, and her husband, Dana Kirke of Florissant, Colo., wait in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  for the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Debbie Kirke, left, and her husband, Dana Kirke of Florissant, Colo., wait in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, for the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Fans cheer as the cyclists race though the starting line Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. The cyclists raced 104 miles from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer as the cyclists race though the starting line Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. The cyclists raced 104 miles from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Laurent Didier of Trek Factory Racing reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the lead Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. Didier won stage 5 and BMC's Tejay van Garderen retained the yellow jersey.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Laurent Didier of Trek Factory Racing reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the lead Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. Didier won stage 5 and BMC's Tejay van Garderen retained the yellow jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Fans watch in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans watch in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Spectators dance in the rain on 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, while they wait for the cyclists during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spectators dance in the rain on 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, while they wait for the cyclists during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Fans cheer for cyclists as they reach the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for cyclists as they reach the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Andrew Applekatmp, the manager and personnal trainer at SNAP Fitness in Woodland Park, challenges course marshal Mark Lewis to fitness challenge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Andrew Applekatmp, the manager and personnal trainer at SNAP Fitness in Woodland Park, challenges course marshal Mark Lewis to fitness challenge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Fans cheer for Cristiano Salerno of Cannondale as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for Cristiano Salerno of Cannondale as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Steve Fisher of Jelly Bell P/B Maxxis bundles up as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Steve Fisher of Jelly Bell P/B Maxxis bundles up as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Kiel Reijnen of UnitedHealthcare reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Kiel Reijnen of UnitedHealthcare reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Joe Lewis of Hincapie Sportswear Development Team receives some last-minute adjustments to his bicycle Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Joe Lewis of Hincapie Sportswear Development Team receives some last-minute adjustments to his bicycle Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for the cyclists as they leave Woodland Park Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for the cyclists as they leave Woodland Park Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists wait at the starting line during the National Anthem Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists wait at the starting line during the National Anthem Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Alex Howes of Garmin Sharp signs autographers for fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Alex Howes of Garmin Sharp signs autographers for fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Debbie Kirke, left, and her husband, Dana Kirke of Florissant, Colo., wait in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  for the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Debbie Kirke, left, and her husband, Dana Kirke of Florissant, Colo., wait in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, for the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer as the cyclists race though the starting line Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. The cyclists raced 104 miles from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer as the cyclists race though the starting line Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. The cyclists raced 104 miles from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Laurent Didier of Trek Factory Racing reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the lead Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. Didier won stage 5 and BMC's Tejay van Garderen retained the yellow jersey.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Laurent Didier of Trek Factory Racing reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the lead Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. Didier won stage 5 and BMC's Tejay van Garderen retained the yellow jersey. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Woodland Park High School softball player Lexie Comer helps hand out cow bells to fans Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans watch in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans watch in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spectators dance in the rain on 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, while they wait for the cyclists during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spectators dance in the rain on 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, while they wait for the cyclists during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for cyclists as they reach the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for cyclists as they reach the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Andrew Applekatmp, the manager and personnal trainer at SNAP Fitness in Woodland Park, challenges course marshal Mark Lewis to fitness challenge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Andrew Applekatmp, the manager and personnal trainer at SNAP Fitness in Woodland Park, challenges course marshal Mark Lewis to fitness challenge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, before the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for Cristiano Salerno of Cannondale as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Fans cheer for Cristiano Salerno of Cannondale as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Steve Fisher of Jelly Bell P/B Maxxis bundles up as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Steve Fisher of Jelly Bell P/B Maxxis bundles up as he reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass in the rain Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014,  at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Cyclists begin the race to Breckenridge Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the start of stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge in Woodland Park, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Kiel Reijnen of UnitedHealthcare reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Kiel Reijnen of UnitedHealthcare reaches the summit of 11,539-foot Hoosier Pass Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, during stage 5 of the USA Pro Challenge from Woodland Park to Breckenridge. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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