Our visionary business partners are the foundation of our activities. They share our values and recognize the importance of MedWhee’s mission in our community, to their customers and employees. Through their financial support, these leaders fuel the MedWheel team as we build, share and protect inspiring trail experiences.
PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSORS
Colorado Development Center
SRAM was founded based on a dream to create an efficient, fast and fun experience on a bicycle. Today, SRAM is a global team of people committed to inspiring trail experiences. The Colorado Development Center, home to the RockShox teams that design, prototype and test the world’s best mountain bike suspension, has been MWTA’s largest and most consistent supporter since the RockShox office moved to Colorado in 2001.
Since opening their doors in 1973, Criterium has become the largest independently owned bike shop in Colorado Springs. With over 40 years of experience serving cyclists, they are a full service stop for all your cycling needs. Criterium is both a returning Give! matching grantor, and a member of MWTA’s Advocacy Committee.
Norwood Development Group
Norwood is proud to be a part of a community working toward a common goal: increase the well-being of our citizens. Together, we are finding ways to provide everyone in the Pikes Peak region with a continuum of housing options, with jobs and educational opportunities and with access to our natural beauty.
SILVER LEVEL SPONSORS
Trails End Taproom
With locations adjacent to Red Rock Canyon in Colorado Springs, and in the middle of town in Monument, Trails End is the premiere pour-your-own taphouse in the state, and a perfect place for Trail Lovers to gather. TETR was been voted best taproom in Colorado Springs multiple times has been a business partner of MWTA since they opened. Join us for TrailBlazers group rides, Wednesdays in summer, Saturdays in winter.
BRONZE LEVEL SPONSORS
Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort
Buffalo Lodge is your basecamp for adventure, located next to Garden of the Gods with easy access to Manitou Springs, Red Rock Canyon OS, and the Midland trail. In 2016, our good friend Torie purchased this historic motel and began the conversion to a Bike-themed resort. Along the way, Club Buff has consistently supported MWTA and cycling culture. The lodge has been the location for countless bike-themed gatherings in our community.
Fossil Craft Beer Company
Fossil Brewing Company was created 2013 by five friends crazy about craft beer, and since opening has consistently been a partner of MWTA and other trail organizations. Fossil finds inspiration in the local community as well as Colorado’s rich history – dating back to the time of the dinosaurs! Located adjacent to Red Rock Canyon, Fossil is a perfect spot for a tasty post-ride refreshment. In 2020 Fossil expanded to provide additional space for you and your friends to enjoy their unique selection of brews.
Go West Camps
Go West Camps is an American Camp Association accredited outdoor-focused summer camp right here in Colorado Springs! Staff and camper discover the wonders and adventure of exploring our wonderful natural areas together. They take advantage of the summer sunshine, nourish campers’ bodies through physical activity and fresh food, and challenge minds through activities that encourage exploration and innovation. Go West Camps creates a community that supports skill development and helps kids to be successful as they grow.
Manitou Brewing Company
Manitou Brewing Company is a small brewpub located in historic Manitou Springs, first opening their doors in March 2014. Sitting at the base of Pikes Peak, MBC is the closest brewery to its splendor. All of the beer is born from the pristine waters located near the top of the peak. Manitou Brewing Company is proud to use organic, Colorado grown & malted barley in their beers.
BUSINESS SUPPORTERS, IN KIND SPONSORS
Routes Outfitter opened in spring 2020, just as the demand for bike rentals and service exploded in our world. They immediately stepped up to serve the community, and built a partnership with MedWheel. In 2021 they opened a second convenient location in Monument. Check them out for rentals of Revel, Fezarri, Guerilla Gravity and Mondraker bikes, and count on Routes Outfitter when you need expert service or outdoor advice.
SRM stands for Schoberer Rad Messtechnik – for Uli Schoberer (the inventor of the world’s first on-bike powermeter) Rad (german for bike) Messtechnik (technical measurements). Since 1986, SRM powermeters have been the ultimate training tool used by professional bike racers & coaches, as well as leading physiology and human performance scientists around the world, to directly measure human power output during cycling. The Colorado Springs-based SRM-USA Service Center was opened in in 2003 and is the home base for a team filled with passion for all types of cycling. Club Med, our headquarters, is co-located with SRM and several other bicycle related businesses.