Gesink Wins Stage and GC Leader’s Jersey on Mt. Baldy’s Steep Climb

Robert Gesink (Rabobank Cycling), who suffered from a severe broken leg last year, took the Stage 7 Mt. Baldy win and the Amgen Tour of California leader’s jersey. With his attack on the last 5 km, Gesink not only erased the 39 seconds needed, he also added 46 seconds going into the final stage in … Read more Gesink Wins Stage and GC Leader’s Jersey on Mt. Baldy’s Steep Climb

Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 Preview with Ben Jacques-Maynes

Stage 3, from San Jose to Livermore goes through some roads previously experienced at the Amgen Tour of California with the exception of the addition of the iconic Northern California climb, Mt Diablo. But the climb, that comes 50 miles into the stage, will not make a difference in the stage according to Ben Jacques-Maynes … Read more Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 Preview with Ben Jacques-Maynes

CashCall Mortgage Cycling Team Announces 2012 Roster

The CashCall Mortgage Cycling Team is proud to announce the addition of two major sponsors for the 2012 season. KHS Bicycles and Sho-Air International have chosen to partner with the CashCall Mortgage Cycling Team. With their support, the team will race a full NRC schedule and build upon the success generated in 2011. The team … Read more CashCall Mortgage Cycling Team Announces 2012 Roster

Mission Accomplished For Etheridge

It was mission accomplished for single speeder Craig Etheridge (Raleigh) when he crossed the line in second place on Sunday’s Deschutes Brewery Cup in Bend, Oregon. “It’s been amazing.” Etheridge told podiuminsight after his eighth and final podium at the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross. “It’s been exactly what I’ve always thought should happen … Read more Mission Accomplished For Etheridge

Compton Still Leads UCI World Standings; Richey Top Canadian

Not many changes to the top of the UCI Standings following the World Cup in Igorre, Spain – for the men only – this past weekend. Katie Compton (Rabobank-Giant) still tops the Elite Women’s UCI rankings with 1,900 points, with a 250-point lead on Sanne van Paassen (Brainwash Wielerploeg) of the Netherlands. With her wins … Read more Compton Still Leads UCI World Standings; Richey Top Canadian