Top 10 For Team SpiderTech In Their Amgen Tour of California

Attentive Boivin slots in seventh after a crash-marred finish Sacramento, CA: Team SpiderTech powered by Planet Energy made a strong debut today during the opening stage of the fifth Amgen Tour of California with the Canadian squad’s Guillaume Boivin attentively avoiding a couple of large pileups to score a seventh place result behind stage winner Mark Cavendish (HTC-Columbia). The … [Read more...]

Team Type 1 Opens Strong at Amgen Tour of California

Sacramento — The Team Type 1 Professional Men’s team kicked off the 2010 Amgen Tour of California with a performance in Sunday’s stage one that proved that they are capable of competing with the best in the world. With one stage in the books, Team Type 1 can now settle in and focus on the stages ahead, having come through the tour’s first stage in one piece. Not long after the Amgen … [Read more...]

Cavendish Takes Stage 1 At Tour of California

San Luis Obispo, CA - 16th May 2010 - At the end of the 170km opening stage of the Amgen Tour of California, HTC-Columbia led their sprinter Mark Cavendish to victory with a perfect lead out around the streets of downtown Sacramento. "I'm really happy," said Cavendish after the stage. "I thought it was going to be a bunch sprint and the team controlled it perfectly. When you've got eight guys … [Read more...]

Rosters Announced for 2010 Amgen Tour of California

IMPRESSIVE FIELD OF INTERNATIONAL AND DOMESTIC CYCLISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2010 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA PROFESSIONAL CYCLING ROAD RACE Race Draws Top Cyclists, Including Seven-Time Tour de France Champion Lance Armstrong and Three-Time Defending Champion Levi Leipheimer LOS ANGELES (May 7, 2010) –The world-class roster of teams and cyclists* scheduled to participate in the 2010 Amgen Tour of … [Read more...]

Fly V Australia Ready to Soar In America’s Top Race

Brisbane, Australia – The Fly V Australia Pro Cycling Team will be part of this year’s star-studded field at the Amgen Tour of California. The Australian continental squad is one of 16 teams that will compete in the eight-day, 800-mile (1,287 km) event from May 16-23. Joining Fly V Australia in the field are 9 teams from the United States, 5 from Europe and 1 each from Canada and … [Read more...]

Cavendish Wins Tour of Catalonia Stage 2

Britain's Mark Cavendish announced a return to the kind of spectacular form he displayed last year when he powered his way to victory in the second stage of the Tour of Catalonia on Tuesday. Germany's Paul Voss, who finished 24th with the same time as Cavendish, remains the overall leader after winning Monday's time trial. One of the favourites, last year's Tour de France runner-up … [Read more...]

Agoura Hills Gearing Up for Hosting Stage 8 of the Amgen Tour of California

COMMUNITY IS PLANNING VIEWING VENUES FOR SPECTATORS AND PARTICIPANTS TO ENJOY NATION’S “TOUR DE FRANCE” MAY 16 – 23, 2010 (Agoura Hills, CA – March 22, 2010) As one of the tri-city finish-line hosts, the Agoura Hills community announced it will be organizing special venues for spectator viewing of Stage 8, the final circuit race of the Amgen Tour of California (ATOC) on May 23. … [Read more...]

2010 Amgen Tour of California Stages 1 & 2 Route Revealed

Specific route details for the 2010 Amgen Tour of California professional cycling race are being announced this week via specially-produced videos highlighting each of the race’s eight stages. Today’s videos, which were produced by the cities of Nevada City, Sacramento, Davis and Santa Rosa, highlight Stages 1 and 2 of the race, and can be found on the Amgen Tour of California Web site … [Read more...]