Transcript: KRDO 8/10/2017 4:36:39 PM: …stage 1 of the colorado classic in addition to being a olympic silver medalist, valente is going to school over at UCCS. you might think she’d study nutrition or exercise science … but nah. she’s a mechanical engineer. which is tougher the mechincal engineering or bike riding? there completely different. does the engineering background but with tuining your bike? probably not i keep the two separate. yeah when we are at home i think most professional women know basic mechnics.” valente says she’s not really sure what she wants to do when she graduates, but that could be awhile. she can only take a couple classes at a time because she’s clearly busy winning races. the men’s race is finishing up here shortly, results and reaction from that at 5.