Cavendish Wins 1st Stage of Amgen Tour of CaliforniaMark Cavendish surged ahead in a thrilling sprint to win the 1st stage of the annual bike race…
Konig Wins 7th Stage, Van Garderen Retains Tour Of California LeadLeopold Konig of the Czech Republic won the seventh stage of the Tour of California in a mountaintop finish Saturday, and American Tejay van Garderen finished third to keep the overall lead for the third straight day.
Tour Of California Begins Home Stretch In Bay AreaSome of the top cyclists in the world were going head-to-head in San Jose Friday, as the Amgen Tour of California finally begins its roll through the Bay Area with a 20-mile time trial.
Georges Wins Stage 6, Zabriskie Leads Tour Of CaliforniaSylvain Georges of France pedaled to a long, solo win and Dave Zabriskie maintained his race lead Friday with a main field finish in the mountainous Stage 6 of the Amgen Tour of California.
Amgen Signs Deal to Remain Bike Tour Sponsor, Next Stop Santa RosaAmgen will remain the title sponsor of the Amgen Tour of California now that a multi-year contract has been signed. The bicycle tour's next stop will be Santa Rosa for the very first time.
Tour Of California Gets Underway After Weather DelaysRiders were traveling 61 miles from Nevada City to Sacramento, picking up the original Stage 2 route after storms caused the cancellation of Stage 1.
Livermore Hosting Amgen Tour Photography Contest The city of Livermore is hosting a photography contest as part of the Amgen Tour, a bicycle race through California that includes an 81-mile stretch from Livermore to San Jose next month.
Private Donations Flood In To Save San Jose Amgen StopIn the past, the city has been able to pay for the cyclists to end one leg of the race within San Jose, drawing thousands of spectators, but this year money was too tight. With the city in dire financial straits, the private sector is coming to the rescue.