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Tour de Grandview Cycling Classic, Grandview Heights, Ohio

Peloton at the Tour de Grandview Cycling Classic

I had a good time last weekend shooting the annual Tour de Grandview Cycling Classic, a series of bicycle races featuring regional professional riders and top amateurs competing on a hilly loop course in Grandview Heights, Ohio.

This was the 18th year for the event. I’ve shot the last six (the event serves as a magnet for photographers, with almost as many cameras lining the course as there are riders on the course).

Tour de Grandview Cycling Classic, Grandview Heights, Ohio

The colors, speed and action of the races make it a lot of fun to shoot, but also create a challenge getting quality shots. …