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Tour Of California

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

Tour of California - Stage 6

Van Garderen Extends Lead As Tour Of California Reaches San Jose

Tejay van Garderen raced to a dominating individual time trial victory Friday in the Tour of California to extend his overall lead over Australian Michael Rogers.

05/17/2013

Winner Tyler Farrar (C) of the USA riding for Garmin-Sharp celebrates as Ken Hanson (L) of the USA riding for Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Stategies finishes second, Gianni Meersman (2R) of Belgium riding for Omega Pharma-Quick Step finishes third and Kris Boeckmans (R) of Belgium riding for Vacansoleil-DCM finishes fourth in Stage Four of the 2013 Amgen Tour of California from Santa Clarita to Santa Barbara on May 15, 2013 in Santa Barbara. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Tyler Farrar Wins 4th Stage Of Tour Of California

Tyler Farrar won the fourth stage of the Tour of California in a mass sprint Wednesday and Colombian climbing specialist Janier Acevedo topped the overall standings for the third day.

05/15/2013

Stage winner Peter Sagan (C) of Slovakia riding for Cannondale Pro Cycling celebrates as he finishes ahead of Michael Matthews (R) of Australia riding for Orica Green Edge in second place and Tyler Farrar (L) of the USA riding for Garmin-Sharp to win Stage Three of the 2013 Amgen Tour of California from Palmdale to Santa Clarita on May 14, 2013 in Santa Clarita. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Sagan Takes Stage 3 Of Tour Of California

Peter Sagan of Slovakia sprinted to the Stage 3 win and Colombian Janier Acevedo maintained the race lead Tuesday as strong winds replaced the heat at the Tour of California.

05/14/2013

Javier Alexis Acevedo of Columbia riding for Jamis-Hagens Berman reacts as he comes to the finish to take the overall lead at the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway during Stage 2 of the Tour of California on May 13, 2013 in Palm Springs. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Colombia’s Acevedo Leads Tour Of California After 2nd Stage

Javier Acevedo of Colombia bolted to the front with about 700 yards left in final steep climb, winning Monday’s second stage in scorching heat to take the overall lead at the Tour of California.

05/13/2013

Tour of California - Stage 1

Tour Of California To Begin In South, End In Santa Rosa

The Amgen Tour of California will take a new approach as it will start south and take cyclists northward up to Santa Rosa in 2013, for the first time of the race’s history.

11/28/2012

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

France's Sylvain Georges of team AG2R La Mondiale celebrates winning the 6th stage (from Palmdale to Big Bear Lake) during the AMGEN Tour of California on May 18, 2012 at Big Bear Lake, California. Sylvain Georges won ahead of second placed Peter Sagan and third placed Peter Velits, both of Slovakia. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (Joe Klamar/AFP/GettyImages)

Georges Wins Stage 6, Zabriskie Leads Tour Of California

Sylvain 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.

05/18/2012

David Zabriskie riding for Garmin-Barracuda competes in the individual time trial during stage five of the Amgen Tour of California on May 17, 2012 in Bakersfield, California. Zabriskie won the time trial. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Zabriskie Wins Individual Time Trial, Takes Tour of California Lead

Dave Zabriskie won the individual time trial in hot and breezy conditions Thursday to take the Tour of California overall lead in with three stages left.

05/17/2012

Peter Sagan of Slovokia riding for Liquigas-Cannondale rides up a hill duirng stage four of the Amgen Tour of California from Sonora to Clovis on May 16, 2012 in Sonora, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sagan Wins Again, Expands Tour Of California Lead

Slovakia’s Peter Sagan of Slovakia raced to his event-opening fourth straight stage victory in the Tour of California on Wednesday to increase his overall lead to 16 seconds.

05/16/2012

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