Tour of California in Cannondale Pro Cycling’s Sights

Peter Sagan returns to action after the Classics Cannondale Pro Cycling is looking forward to racing in the United States for the first time this season. After kicking off the season with their January team presentation, the Green Machine will return to California for the Amgen Tour of California, May 11 through May 18. Beginning in the state capitol, Sacramento, and wrapping up in Thousand … [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

A Sufferring Bradley Wiggins

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

The Glory of the Tour of California

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...]

Bradley Wiggins Leads Team Sky In Tour of California

LOS ANGELES, May 05, 2014 (AFP) - Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins will lead the Sky team in the Tour of California that starts on Sunday in Sacramento, organizers said Monday. Britain's Wiggins was among the field of 128 cyclists announced for the eight-day, 720-mile (1,159 km) race that will conclude on May 18 in Thousand Oaks, west of Los Angeles. Joining Wiggins are … [Read more...]

2014 Amgen Tour of California Team Rosters Announced

The Glory of the Tour of California

Field of 128 Elite Cyclists Will Include Tour de France Champion; Three of World’s Top-10 Cyclists; Six of World’s Top-10 Teams LOS ANGELES (May 5, 2014) – The start list for the 2014 Amgen Tour of California was announced today by AEG, presenter of the race. With 128 riders from 16 elite professional cycling teams, the Amgen Tour of California is the most esteemed stage race in the … [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...]