Amgen Tour of California Announce Iconic 700 Mile Route

Time Trial and Queen Stage in Final Race Days Guarantee an Exciting Conclusion to America’s Greatest Race LOS ANGELES (February 19, 2015) – The tenth anniversary edition route is set for the 2015 Amgen Tour of California, America’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling race. The milestone course will feature several rider and fan-favorite locales from past races, as well as … [Read more...]

Host Cities Announced for 2015 USA Pro Challenge

Fans Can Help Shape the Route for America’s Most Difficult Professional Cycling Race Denver (Dec. 4, 2014) – Colorado’s largest sporting event is back for 2015, and today race officials unveiled seven of the host cities that will be highlighted as starts and finishes for the 2015 USA Pro Challenge. Taking place Aug. 17-23, the race will feature several dramatic changes for 2015, … [Read more...]

2014 Amgen Tour of California Route Announced

The Glory of the Tour of California

Early Time Trial and Queen Stage Pave the Way for Leader Board Shakeups and Unprecedented Racing Excitement LOS ANGELES (February 20, 2014) – The route for the ninth edition of America’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling stage race, the Amgen Tour of California, was revealed today at a press conference presented by Visit California. Once again, this challenging race will … [Read more...]

The Tour de France 21 Stages For 2014

PARIS, Oct 23, 2013 - Here is the list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour de France, as revealed by race organizers on Wednesday: Stage 1: Saturday, July 5 - Leeds, England, to Harrogate, England, 191 kilometres (119 miles) Stage 2: Sunday, July 6 - York, England, to Sheffield, England, 198km Stage 3: Monday, July 7 - Cambridge, England, to London, 159km Stage 4: Tuesday, … [Read more...]

2013 Amgen Tour of California Route Announced

The Glory of the Tour of California

For the First Time, America’s Greatest Cycling Race Will Travel South to North, Beginning in Escondido and Crossing Beaches, Deserts, Mountains, Golden Gate Bridge LOS ANGELES (February 12, 2013) – Changing direction for the first time in its eight-year history from south to north, America’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling stage race, the 2013 Amgen Tour of California, … [Read more...]


Beverly Hills Announced as Official Start City for Stage 8 of the Race 2012 Route to Feature New Mountain Climbs, a Challenging Time Trial Course and a Return to the Pacific Coastline LOS ANGELES (February 8, 2012) – After intense planning and careful consideration, details for the 2012 Amgen Tour of California professional road cycling race have been announced. The 2012 edition of … [Read more...]

2012 Tour de France Route

The route for the 2012 Tour de France confirmed by organizers on Tuesday. The race will cover 3,479km and feature nine flat stages, five mountain stages including two finishing at altitude, two individual time-trials and a prologue. There will also be two rest days. The race will comprise a total of 25 climbs of 2nd, 1st or Hors categorie: one in the Vosges, three in the Jura, four … [Read more...]

Evans Happy With 2012 Tour de France Challenge

by Justin Davis PARIS, Oct 18, 2011 (AFP) - Defending champion Cadel Evans was cautiously optimistic over his chances of defending the Tour de France yellow jersey in 2012 after the race route was unveiled here on Tuesday. With only three mountaintop finishes and almost double the number of kilometres in time trialling compared to last year, race chiefs have kept up with recent … [Read more...]

Tour de France Organizers Make Route Slip-Up

PARIS, Oct 10, 2011 (AFP) - Tour de France organizers inadvertently published next year's route on their official website according to several specialist cycling websites on Monday. Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) refused to comment when contacted by AFP about the embarrassing slip-up over the race which gets underway in the Belgian town of Liege on June 30. The page is no longer … [Read more...]

USA Pro Cycling Challenge Sets Race Route

USA PRO CYCLING CHALLENGE INAUGURAL ROUTE TO SHOWCASE AMERICA’S TOUGHEST CLIMBS, DAILY DRAMA DENVER -- The USA Pro Cycling Challenge, a free event to the public taking place in Colorado August 22-28, 2011, has announced the specifics of the route that 128 of the world’s best professional cyclists will take when they compete for seven days in this inaugural year. From climbing two … [Read more...]