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Bicycle Race

Tejay van Garderen

American Cyclist Rides To Victory In Amgen Tour Of California

Tejay van Garderen stayed out of trouble to seal his first professional stage race title Sunday, winning the Tour of California in front of BMC Racing Team’s home fans.

05/19/2013

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Amgen Tour Of California Pits Bicycles Vs. Cars

The Amgen tour of California rolls out of San Francisco to the finish line in Santa Rosa Sunday. But not everyone’s happy about all the bicycle traffic. Close encounters with drivers are becoming common and incidents of road rage are on the rise.

05/18/2013

Robert Gesink of The Netherlands riding for Rabobank Cycling Team takes the podium after he defended the overall race leaders jersey in stage eight and won the general classification of the Amgen Tour of California from Beverly Hills to Los Angeles on May 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Dutchman Robert Gesink Wins Amgen Tour Of California

Eight months after break his leg in a training accident, Dutchman Robert Gesink sealed his overall race title Sunday with a main field finish in the eighth stage of the Amgen Tour of California.

05/20/2012

Bicycle Fans, Businesses Alike Enthused For Amgen Race

Bicycle race enthusiasts and Northern California businesses are equally excited by the arrival of the nation’s largest professional bike race.

05/14/2012

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San Carlos Woman Injured In Bike Race Dies

A San Carlos woman severely injured in a crash during a Central California bicycle race over the weekend has died.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011

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Peninsula Woman On Life Support After Bike Race Crash

A crash during a Central California bicycle race over the weekend has left a San Mateo County woman on life support.

CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011

Workers prepare the start amid snowfall during a delay of stage one of the 2011 AMGEN Tour of California in South Lake Tahoe.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Tour Of California Start Moved To Nevada City

The location for the Stage 2 start of the Tour of California was moved Monday due to poor weather and road conditions, race organizers said.

KPIX 5–05/16/2011

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Pittsburg To Host First Ever Bike Race This Weekend

Pittsburg is hoping that this weekend’s bike race will come close in popularity to the East Bay city’s annual seafood festival in September.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/05/2011

Lance Armstrong rides in the Tour of California. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Tour Of California Strengthens Anti-Doping Program

The Tour of California bicycle race has strengthened its anti-doping program and have the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, not cycling’s governing body, oversee in-competition testing.

CBS San Francisco–02/02/2011

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Tour Of California To Begin In Tahoe, Skip Much Of Bay Area

The largest professional cycling race in the U.S. will start at Lake Tahoe for the first time next May, but the change also means that some familiar tops will not be part of the 2011 tour.

KPIX 5–10/07/2010