Decisions have been made, riders are in Silver City ready to start the tough SRAM Tour of the Gila tomorrow. The UCI and USA Cycling played with the rules to let the Astana trio of Lance Armstrong, Levi Leipheimer and Chris Horner be able to race, which at the same time hit the BMC Team … Read more Tour of the Gila Preview – with maps
The twitterati has been going nuts with the ‘Will they or Won’t they be allowed to race at Gila’ – and by they I mean Astana’s trio of Lance Armstrong, Levi Leipheimer and Chris Horner. Finally today, we learned that yes, the trio will be allowed to race at the Tour of the Gila starting … Read more What does the new rule enforcement mean for the BMC team?
One of the toughest stage races in North America, the SRAM Tour of the Gila kicks off on Wednesday where it challenges riders with five days of leg busting climbing, arrowing descents and often brutal winds in New Mexico. And if the swirling rumors are true of Levi Leipheimer, Lance Armstrong and more from the … Read more Talking Gila with Burke Swindlehurst
The BISSELL team used its numbers to perfection in Saturday’s circuit race at the Sea Otter Classic to pull out the win and take 3rd and 4th spots. Under the watchful eye of Fausto Pinarello, Andy Jacques-Maynes soloed to victory after attacking a 3-man break in the climb of the final lap. Luis Amaran (Colavita/Sutter … Read more BISSELL’s Andy Jacques-Maynes solos to win Sea Otter Circuit Race
The 2008 season was a record-breaking year for the Columbia-High Road women’s team as they racked up 68 victories more than any other team. Columbia-High Road team members: Kim Anderson, Ina-Yoko Teutenberg, Alex Wrubleski, Emilia Fahlin and Mara Abbott “We have the number one team the last two years in a row. One remarkable statistic … Read more A Conversation with Columbia-High Road’s Ina-Yoko Teutenberg and Kim Anderson
Leah Goldstein in Redlands ValueAct’s Leah Goldstein is no stranger to the art of defending the leader’s jersey. After grabbing the leader’s jersey in the TT, stage 4 in last year’s Mt Hood Cycling Classic, she almost singlehandedly – with only one teammate – survived the onslaught thrown at her from the Aaron’s team to … Read more Leah Goldstein – one tough broad