Posted on 27. May, 2010 by lyne.
After months of fighting for survival which included a fan support campaign, the death knell was rung today when no money was set aside in the state budget for the race. AP reports that on Thursday, the Missouri Tourism Commission budget committee approved a $13.4 million spending plan that does not includes state money for […]
Posted on 09. Apr, 2010 by lyne.
Some race news. Funding for Tour of Missouri is “on track”, Fitchburg-Longsjo launches new fund drive, Tour of New York news. Recap of NRC and Women’s Prestige Cycling Series Standings.
Posted on 18. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
The Tour of Missouri, the professional bicycling race that has taken place throughout the Show Me State since 2007 and has highlighted the state in a prolific and invaluable way, today announced a special campaign to solicit support for the race, scheduled for August 31 – September 6, 2010. Over the course of three years, […]
Posted on 03. Sep, 2009 by stephanie.
Some of the best women cyclists will be competing over the Labor Day weekend in St. Louis, MO at the Tour of Missouri Women’s Series. The women’s series will be featured at the THF Realty Gateway Cup, which is now a four day event. The last stage is being held on Monday, September 7th and […]
Posted on 14. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
Good news – the Tour of Missouri 2009 is on. Democrat Governor Jay Nixon did not approve the recommendation from the Department of Economic Development that $1.5 million be cut from the Division of Tourism budget allocated to the race. Last week, the Tour was in jeopardy when, with less than two months before the […]
Posted on 09. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
The 2009 Tour of Missouri, to be held 7-13 September, could be canceled as the $1.5 million state subsidy is currently frozen by Governor Nixon’s administration. The $1.5 million allocation from the Division of Tourism to support the race was mentioned in a memo, dated July 6, which listed $9.9 million in budget cuts recommended […]
Posted on 05. Mar, 2009 by lyne.
The first four teams for the third Tour of Missouri were announced today: three returning ProTour teams Garmin-Slipstream, Columbia-High Road and Liquigas and the Pro Continental Cervélo Test Team.
Posted on 28. Jan, 2009 by lyne.
The Tour of Missouri announced an overview of its 2009 route and for the first time, the race reverse directions going east to west starting in St. Louis and finishing in Kansas City. The 7-stage race which runs from Sept. 7-13 will bypass southwest Missouri and the riders will go through southeast Missouri for the […]