Photo gallery of stage 8 of the Amgen Tour of California.
Photo gallery of stage 7, atop Mt Diablo, of the Amgen Tour of California.
Photo gallery of the start of stage 7 in Livermore of the Amgen Tour of California.
Photo gallery of stage 6, the individiual time trial in San Jose, of the Amgen Tour of California.
The Amgen Tour of California Women’s Time Trial was a battle between Evelyn Stevens (Specialized-lululemon) and Alison Powers (NOW and Novartis for MS) who started 30 seconds behind Stevens. Powers made her move on the technical descent and was able to catch Stevens mid way through the course. Stevens was able to ride away from…
Photo gallery of the Amgen Tour of California Women’s Time Trial.
What is panache? Merriam-Webster describes panache as ‘dash or flamboyance in style and action’. The word panache is often used in cycling to describe daring attacks that succeed almost against all odds. Sylvain Chavanel of the Omega Pharma-Quick Step is one of those riders whose style of racing fits that description. Though often reeled in…
The final three-kilometer wall with several pitches over a 10% grade at the end of the individual time trial, stage 6 of the Amgen Tour of California is making many riders think of switching bikes, going from their time trial to lighter road bikes. “The idea of switching bikes is interesting to me, it all…
Three minutes into Stage 5 of the 2013 Amgen Tour of California, former Taiwan national champion Chun Kai Feng (Champion System Pro Cycling) joined Thomas De Gendt (Vacansoleil-DCM) and Carter Jones (Bissell Pro Cycling) in a long, sustained break. The break worked well together but was absorbed with 50 km to go. Feng did the…
Not only did Janier Acevedo outclimb everyone to claim the victory on stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California but his Team Jamis-Hagens Berman p/s Sutter Home has been able to successfully defend his yellow jersey for the past two days. A first for a UCI Continental team in the eight years of the…
Photo gallery of stage 12 of the Amgen Tour of California.
Nate English called it on Sunday when he tweeted ‘@Benjm1 @ajmiac @jimstemper pretty sure that if Jim gets in the break he’ll be the most aggressive rider for the day, pretty much any day.’ After a long brutal day in the break as the temperature crossed the 100 degrees F line, Jim Stemper of the…
Photo gallery of stage 1 of the Amgen Tour of California.
Stage 1 of Amgen Tour of California
Photo gallery of stage 2, the Inner Loop Road Race, of the 27th Annual Silver City’s Tour of the Gila powered by SRAM.
Best young rider
Winner of Gila Monster stage
Best young rider at Tour of the Gila
Tour of the Gila overall winner