Pikes Peak Hill Climb Board of Director news

2004 Falken Tire Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Board of Directors Colorado Springs, CO -- The Falken Tire Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the second oldest motorsports event in the United States, announces D. Edward Sauer as Chairman...

2004 Falken Tire Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Board of Directors

Colorado Springs, CO -- The Falken Tire Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the second oldest motorsports event in the United States, announces D. Edward Sauer as Chairman of the Board of Directors for 2004. Sauer has previously served on the Hill Climb Board as Vice-Chair and is very pleased to accept his new role with such a historic and important local event. "We are very focused to maintain the value of an event that is so steeped in history to the Colorado Springs community while it continues to gain national and international recognition." Mr. Sauer is President / CEO of The Bank at Broadmoor. His interest in motorsports and motorcycles provide him additional enthusiasm for his efforts with the Hill Climb Board.

The Hill Climb Board also announces Mike Cimino as 1st Vice Chairman, and Lou Mellini as 2nd Vice-Chairman for 2004. Mr. Cimino is General Manager and Partner of Phil Long Ford of Motor City. Mr. Mellini is President and General Manager of KILO-FM and KYZX-FM. Both have previously served on the Hill Climb Board.

About Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The Falken Tire Pikes Peak International Hillclimb is a long-standing tradition in Colorado Springs and the second oldest motorsports event in the United States. An annual event since 1916, the June 26th, 2004 running marks the 82nd running of event. The PPIHC is run on a 12 mile course that begins at 9,200 feet and finishes at the 14,110 foot summit of Pikes Peak. The race features a variety of automotive and motorcycle classes with an average of 150 drivers and 500 volunteers involved.

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