Cycling

SACRAMENTO, CA - MAY 12: (L-R) Mark Cavendish of Great Britain riding for the Omega Pharma-Quickstep Cycling Team, Lawson Craddock of the USA riding for Team Giant-Shimano, Sir Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain riding for Team Sky, Will Routley of Canada riding for Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies, and Charles Planet of France riding for Team Novo Nordisk stand on the podium after winning their jerseys following the individual time trial in stage two of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California on May 12, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bradley Wiggins Wins Stage 2 Of Tour Of California

Bradley Wiggins of Britain, the 2012 Tour de France winner and Olympic time trial gold medalist, powered to a 44-second victory Monday in the Stage 2 individual time trial and moved into the race lead at the Tour of California.

05/12/2014

A Bay Area Bike Share station at Davis and Front streets in San Francisco. (CBS)

Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Despite Bicycle Maker’s Bankruptcy

The Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission approved $8.7 million in funding Wednesday morning to expand the Bay Area Bicycle Share program to the East Bay in 2015 despite delays in existing expansion plans caused by the bankruptcy of a key business.

04/23/2014

Amgen Tour of California

Amgen Tour of California Announces Grueling Finish On Mount Diablo, Start In San Jose

Full route details of the May Amgen Tour of California are announced, including the staggering stats on what will be the toughest stage in race history, set right in the San Jose and East Bay areas.

02/20/2014

A Bay Area Bike Share station at Davis and Front streets in San Francisco. (CBS)

New Bay Area Bike Share Program A Hit With Riders

The new Bay Area Bike Share system has only been in service for a week but seems to be a success as four times as many bicyclists have signed up to use the service as there are bikes available.

09/05/2013

Bicyclists and pedestrians head westbound along the new Bay Bridge bike path. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Cycling Advocates Push For Bay Bridge Bike Path Extension

Bicycling advocates have been dreaming of extending the bike and pedestrian path on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge to the western span. Next month that dream could inch slightly forward to reality.

09/05/2013

Chris Bucchere during a recent court appearance. (CBS)

Cyclist Gets Probation In Death Of San Francisco Pedestrian

A Marin County man who pleaded guilty to striking and killing a 71-year-old pedestrian with his bicycle in San Francisco last year was sentenced Thursday to probation and community service.

08/15/2013

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Cyclist From San Francisco Fatally Struck Near Calistoga

A bicyclist was killed when he was struck by a vehicle on Silverado Trail near Calistoga in Napa County Tuesday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol said.

08/06/2013

71-year-old Sutchi Hui was struck at the intersection of Market and Castro streets. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Bicyclist’s Unique Plea Deal In Deadly SF Castro Crash

Under a plea agreement, 37-year-old Chris Bucchere of Marin County will not serve any time in jail. Instead, he will be sentenced to 1,000 hours of community service when he goes before the judge in San Francisco Superior Court on Aug. 16.

07/23/2013

Christopher Froome

British Cyclist Froome Rides To Victory In 100th Tour de France

Chris Froome won the 100th Tour de France on Sunday, having dominated rivals over three weeks on the road and adroitly dealt with doping suspicions off it.

07/21/2013

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Car Kills Cyclist, Injures Husband In Pleasanton

One bicyclist was killed and one injured when a car struck them on Foothill Road in Pleasanton Sunday afternoon.

06/09/2013

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