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Savvy Leipheimer Climbs Into Yellow Jersey Before The Race of Truth

Posted on 26. Aug, 2012 by .

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Throughout the week of racing at the USA Pro Challenge, Tejay van Garderen of the BMC Racing team has shown that he’s the strongest rider at the race while the Garmin-Sharp squad would get the strongest team title. Their two respective leaders, van Garderen and Christian Vande Velde have been locked into a duel, tied […]

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Was the 2012 Tour of Utah Too Tough?

Posted on 13. Aug, 2012 by .

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Was the 2012 Tour of Utah too tough? Levi Leipheimer (Omega Pharma-Quick Step), Rory Sutherland (UnitedHealthcare) and Ben Jacques-Maynes (Bissell) answer the question.

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Sights and Sounds from AToC Kick-off Press Conference

Posted on 12. May, 2012 by .

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Sights and sounds from the Amgen Tour of California kick-off press conference with Chris Horner, Levi Leipheimer, Tom Danielson, Tejay van Garderen, Vincenzo Nibali and Tom Boonen.

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Levi’s King Ridge Gran Fondo

Posted on 02. Oct, 2011 by .

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“Thank you all so much for coming.” Levi Leipheimer said to the riders assembled at the start of the Levi’s King Ridge GranFondo just before 8am on Saturday morning. In its third year, the charity event that takes place on some of Leipheimer’s favorite training routes was bigger than ever with 7500 riders registered for […]

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Reactions – USA Pro Cycling Challenge Stage 4

Posted on 26. Aug, 2011 by .

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Clear blue skies and remarkable crowds welcomed the riders to the finish in Steamboat Springs, as 22-year-old Elia Viviani received a strong leadout from his Liquigas-Cannondale teammate Daniel Oss to take the win. Michael Mørkøv (Saxo Bank SunGard) was second and Kenny Van Hummel (Skil-Shimano), third on stage 4 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. […]

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Reactions – USA Pro Cycling Challenge Stage 3

Posted on 25. Aug, 2011 by .

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By a very narrow margin – only hundreds of a second – Levi Leipheimer (Radioshack) claimed the win at stage 3, the Vail Time Trial at the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. But his margin over yellow jersey into the stage Tejay van Garderen (HTC-Highroad) was much bigger which put Leipheimer back in the GC lead […]

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Reactions – USA Pro Cycling Challenge Stage 1

Posted on 23. Aug, 2011 by .

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Timing his counter-attack perfectly on the final kicker – at high altitude – to the finish line, Levi Leipheimer (Radioshack) won stage 1 at the USA Pro Cycling Challenge in Colorado. Leipheimer’s acceleration dropped everyone one giving a four second buffer on chaser Sergio Henao (Gobernacion Indeportes Antioquia). Franck Schleck (Leopard-Trek) took third, a further […]

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Leipheimer Wins Challenging Utah

Posted on 15. Aug, 2011 by .

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Radioshack’s Levi Leipheimer knew that he and his team would be challenged in their defense of the yellow jersey in the final two stages at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Vicious heat made a tough course brutal in Saturday’s circuit race in Salt Lake City when the field split apart of the first […]

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Tough Salt Lake City Circuit To Test Radioshack

Posted on 13. Aug, 2011 by .

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Last year, Radioshack’s Levi Leipheimer was also in yellow going into the final weekend of the Larry H Miller Tour of Utah. With no teammates, he was able to successfully defend to win the overall but it’s a whole new ballgame in 2011. Salt Lake City residents Jeff Louder (BMC) and Tyler Wren (Jamis/Sutter Home) give insight on the course.

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Riders’ Final Thoughts

Posted on 23. May, 2011 by .

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Radioshack’s Chris Horner & Levi Leipheimer, Tom Danielson (Garmin-Cervelo), Luca Damiani (Kenda/5-Hour Energy), Tom Zirbel (Jamis/Sutter Home) and Ken Hanson (Jelly Belly) share their final thoughts from the Amgen Tour of California that we found were too good not to share.

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