The 2014 Tour of California Ends In A Star Studded Sprint

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (May 18, 2014) – In what will be remembered as the most competitive peloton in Amgen Tour of California history, Team Sky’s Bradley Wiggins (GBR) fended off his challengers to claim the top prize in the fourth-closest finish that the race has ever seen. “It’s a lot more strenuous, said Bradley Wiggins referring to wearing the Yellow Jersey all week. “And then, … [Read more...]

Tour of California Stage 4 Takes A Break

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YOUNG CYCLISTS SHINE IN STAGE 4 OF 2014 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA WITH WILL ROUTLEY CLAIMING STAGE, SPRINT AND KOM COMPETITIONS At Race’s Halfway Point, Bradley Wiggins Retains Overall Lead with Scenic Day from Pismo Beach Pier to Santa Barbara Shore on Tap Tomorrow CAMBRIA, Calif. (May 14, 2014) – Will Routley of Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies, hit the trifecta during … [Read more...]

Tour of California Heads To The Hills And Heat

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LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2014 (AFP) - Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins maintained the overall lead after the third stage of the Tour of California which was won by Australian Rohan Dennis on Tuesday. Team Sky's Wiggins, who dominated the second stage time trial in Folsom, now has a 24 second overall lead on Dennis with five stages remaining in the race. Dennis, of … [Read more...]

AEG, ASO, and NBC Sports Group Extend Partnership

AEG, ASO AND NBC SPORTS GROUP EXTEND PARTNERSHIP TO PRODUCE AND BROADCAST THE 2014 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA LIVE TO FANS WORLDWIDE Fans Can Tune in to the Live Broadcast or Watch for Free Online and on Mobile Devices with Award-Winning Tour Tracker LOS ANGELES (May 8, 2014) – AEG, presenter of the Amgen Tour of California, has extended its agreements with NBC Sports Group and A.S.O., … [Read more...]

2014 Amgen Tour of California Television Schedule

The 2014 Amgen Tour of California television schedule: · Sunday, May 11 at 5-7 p.m. EDT/2-4 p.m. PDT on NBCSN: Stage 1 presented by Visit California – Sacramento (*Encore at 2-3 a.m. EDT/11 p.m.-midnight PDT) · Monday, May 12 at 5-7 p.m. EDT/2-4 p.m. PDT on NBCSN: Stage 2 presented by Michelob Ultra – Folsom Individual Time Trial … [Read more...]

2014 Amgen Tour of California Stages and Teams

LOS ANGELES, May 09, 2014 - Stages of the 2014 Tour of California that starts on Sunday in Sacramento and ends on Sunday, May 18 in Thousand Oaks: Stage 1: 120 miles (193.1 km) Starting and finishing in Sacramento Stage 2: 12.5 miles (20.1 km) Individual time trial in Folsom Stage 3: 108.5 miles (174.5 km) From San Jose to Mount Diablo State Park Stage 4: 102.6 miles 9165.1 … [Read more...]

Bradley Wiggins Has Sights Set High At Tour of California

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by Rebecca BRYAN LOS ANGELES, May 09, 2014 (AFP) - Former Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins says he's looking forward to tackling the Tour of California that starts on Sunday, claiming it's an opportunity to fly the Sky flag Stateside. "It's an important event for the team and we want to put in a good performance in front of the American fans and our co-owners 21st Century … [Read more...]

2014 Tour of California Setting Up to Be Most Competitive

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International Cycling Superstars Lead the Field of 128, Including World and National Champions, Olympians and Grand Tour Podium Finishers LOS ANGELES (May 6, 2014) – California is preparing to welcome the most accomplished field of cycling superstars ever to compete on U.S. soil for the 2014 Amgen Tour of California set to take place May 11-18. The Amgen Tour of California is the largest … [Read more...]

Amgen Tour of California Womens Teams Finalized

Circuit Race and Time Trial Poised to Bring Unparalleled Women’s Racing to the U.S. LOS ANGELES (April 9, 2014) – In what is shaping up as the most competitive women’s cycling series ever staged in the U.S., the 2014 Amgen Tour of California will welcome 20 high-caliber teams from around the world to compete in a women’s circuit race on May 11, followed by a time trial with nearly two … [Read more...]

FINAL SEVEN TEAMS ANNOUNCED FOR 2014 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA

Seven Pro Continental and Continental Teams Set to Join Nine ProTeams for 2014 Edition of America’s Largest Race, Including Four Top-10 America Tour Teams LOS ANGELES (February 20, 2014) – The field is locked and the stage is set for the most competitive edition yet of the nation’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling race, the 2014 Amgen Tour of California. In addition to … [Read more...]