Giro Takes The High Road – Team High Road invited to the Giro d’Italia

Palo Alto, Ca. - VeloGuy is in Palo Alto this week hanging out with some of the teams getting ready for the Tour of California this week. He's learned from officials of Team High Road that they have been invited to participate this year in the Giro d'Italia and other events sponsored by RCS sports. Angelo Zomegnan, director of RCS sports has confirmed that Team High Road has been welcomed … [Read more...]

2008 Tour of California: Better than Ever

Amgen Tour of California Stage 7 2007

As the 2008 Tour of California prepares to commence in Palo Alto on Sunday, an unprecedented field of talent will line up to contest the eight stage race. As in previous years, the field will be choc-full of talent, more so even than in the previous two editions of the race. In looking at the 16 teams registered for the event, each one has at least one rider in their ranks that could make a splash … [Read more...]

Exclusive Photos: CSC at training camp in Southern California

CSC Stopping For Coffee during training camp

Team CSC Stopping For Coffee At Training Camp by: Phil Polishook Team CSC On the Road During Their Training Camp in SoCal by: Phil Polishook Team CSC Riding Their Cervelo Steeds by: Phil Polishook … [Read more...]

Slipstream’s Steven Cozza Readies for 2008 Tour of California

Steve Cozza of Team Slipstream on his Felt TT bike

Team Slipstream comes to the 2008 Tour of California needing a strong showing to solidify their invitation to European monuments such as the tour of Flanders, Paris-Roubaix and dare we say it . . . the Tour de France. They’ll bring a strong contingent to the race this year, with new signings David Miller, Tom Danielson, Christian Vande Velde and David Zabriskie. Also toeing the line will be … [Read more...]

High Road signs with ACE for anti-doping program

Team High Road's anti-doping programme for 2008 will be run by the Agency for Cycling Ethics (ACE), which also runs the program for the American Professional Continental Team Slipstream. High Road manager Bob Stapleton called it "the most comprehensive program out there. It is what the team needs and what the sport needs." According to the team's press release, each rider on the team will … [Read more...]