Tour of Utah

Tour Of Utah Begins

Aug 8, 2013

While the 6 day internationally sanctioned Tour of Utah will make its way towards Park City for the weekend, it started yesterday in the Southern Utah resort of Brianhead. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

The Tour of Utah features some of the world most accomplished cyclists. It's an international event that is being broadcast in 97 countries worldwide, showcasting the State of Utah. And as it makes its way to Park City this weekend, Parkites will want to come out and cheer for Park City native Tanner Putt. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney first talk to Scott Kelly of Rebound Health and Performance Center about gluten sensitivity. Then, Andy Dammon, Director of resort activities, Compass outdoor program at Montage. Finally, Hienrich Deters, trails coordinator and Bob Kohler, special events Park City Chamber, tell about the Tour of Utah coming through Park City this weekend.

Tour of Utah

Putting on an internationally sanctioned cycling race like the Tour of Utah, which begins in Brianhead next week, is a huge undertaking that involves thousands of staff, volunteers, plus a caravan of motorcycles and cars that signal the peleton's arrival. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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