Bay Area Temperatures To Sizzle This Week; Excessive Heat Watch IssuedThe National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for most of the San Francisco Bay Area for Tuesday and Wednesday, with temperatures in the big cities of particular concern, a meteorologist said Sunday.
American Cyclist Rides To Victory In Amgen Tour Of CaliforniaTejay 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.
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.
Amgen Tour Of California Pits Bicycles Vs. CarsThe 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.
Bomb Scare Prompts Evacuation After Amgen Bike Race In LivermoreFestivities surrounding the Amgen Tour of California Race were brought to a temporary halt by a bomb scare in downtown Livermore Saturday afternoon.
Van Garderen Extends Lead As Tour Of California Reaches San JoseTejay 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.
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.
Voight Wins Stage, Van Garderen Takes Lead In Tour Of CaliforniaGermany's Jens Voigt won the fifth stage of the Tour of California on Thursday, and American Tejay van Garderen surprisingly took the overall lead a day sooner than expected.
Tyler Farrar Wins 4th Stage Of Tour Of CaliforniaTyler 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.
Sagan Takes Stage 3 Of Tour Of CaliforniaPeter 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.
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.