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Big Bear Makes Five For Sagan

Posted on 21. May, 2010 by .

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Over six hours in the saddle, 135.3 miles (217.7 km) of racing, 7 categorized climbs, more than 12,000 feet of climbing, headwinds, clear blue skies, enthusiastic crowds all could be used to describe stage 6, the Queen Stage of the Amgen Tour of California. Another word could be tough. So tough that 17 riders pulled [...]

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It’s go time for John Murphy

Posted on 10. Feb, 2010 by .

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American John Murphy had been looking to make the jump to be able to race the tough one-day races in Europe. The call came last September when the 25-year old signed a two-year contract with the BMC Racing Team and here he is on one of the best Classics team with Alessandro Ballan, Marcus Burghardt, [...]

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Evans and Hincapie chat BMC bikes – with photos

Posted on 02. Feb, 2010 by .

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BMC Racing Team’s World Champion Cadel Evans and US National Champion George Hincapie talk about their BMC promachine SLC01 and BMC racemaster SLX01 bikes. Photo gallery.

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BMC Off To A Great Start

Posted on 28. Jan, 2010 by .

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After years of an aggressive but linear progression, the BMC Racing team is making a huge leap with the addition of World Champion Cadel Evans, three-time US National Champion George Hincapie 2008 world champion Alessandro Ballan in its quest to race at the Tour de France in 2011, if not earlier. The riders made their [...]

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Hincapie wins Stars and Stripes

Posted on 30. Aug, 2009 by .

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In front of his hometown, George Hincapie (Columbia-HTC) won the Greenville Hospital System USA Cycling Professional Road Race Championship. Part of a late 8-rider break that formed that last time up Paris Mountain, Hincapie with his fast kick, outsprinted Andy Bajadali (Kelly Benefit) for the win. In third was BMC’s Jeff Louder who put in [...]

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On Tap: US Pro Championships

Posted on 28. Aug, 2009 by .

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Two riders will win the right to wear the Stars and Stripes this weekend at the Greenville Hospital System USA Cycling Professional Championships in South Carolina. The battle of the Zs. The time trial is shaping up to be a battle between 3-time TT Champion  David Zabriskie (Garmin-Slipstream) and Tom Zirbel (BISSELL). The two men [...]

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