Amgen Tour of California RSS News Feed Amgen Tour of California RSS News Feed CANCER SURVIVOR JOAN LUNDEN NAMED 2015 HONORARY BREAKAWAY FROM CANCER(r) CHAMPION AND JOINS NATIONWIDE SEARCH FOR TEN CHAMPIONS IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER Amgen today announced that breast cancer survivor Joan Lunden has been named 2015 Honorary Breakaway from Cancer  Champion as part of a nationwide search to identify 10 Champions who have made a positive impact in their community.  Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:37:47 -0700 L’ETAPE CALIFORNIA 2015 SET FOR MAY 16 OVER STAGE 7 ROUTE JENS VOIGT NAMED AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA AMBASSADOR Newly Retired Cycling Legend Will Serve as an Advisor and TV Analyst, While Interacting with Fans and Partners on Site and via Social Media L'ETAPE CALIFORNIA 2015 SET FOR MAY 16... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:29:12 -0800 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA ANNOUNCES ICONIC 700-MILE ROUTE FOR TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION Time Trial and Queen Stage in Final Race Days Guarantee an Exciting Conclusion to America's Greatest Race Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:45:52 -0800 ELITE WOMEN'S TEAMS AND ROUTE CONFIRMED FOR 2015 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA The World's Top Professional Women Cyclists Will Compete in an Unprecedented Three-day Stage Race and Invitational Time Trial – Empowered with SRAM – Flush with Scenery and Challenges Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:05:59 -0800 LEXUS BRINGS STYLE AND PRECISION TO AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA Luxury Automobile Brand Will Support Men’s & Women's Races With Stage Entitlements, Vehicles and Prizes Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:56:59 -0800 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA CELEBRATES TENTH EDITION WITH MOST COMPETITIVE PELOTON IN HISTORY May 10-17 Professional Cycling Race Will Feature 18 of the World's Top International and Domestic Teams Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:18:10 -0800 2015 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA WOMEN’S INVITATIONAL TIME TRIAL RECEIVES PRESTEGIOUS UCI SANCTION 2015 Amgen Tour of California Women's Invitational Time Trial Receives Prestegious UCI Sanction. Kristin Bachochin Klein Elected To USA Cycling Board of Directors Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:44:09 -0800 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA MAKES SHOPPING EASIER AND OFFERS CYCLING ENTHUSIASTS EXCLUSIVE HOLIDAY DEALS Black Friday Jersey Sale, Cyber Monday Storewide Specials and Commemorative Gifts with VIP Access Purchase Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:09:19 -0800 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA NAMES HOST CITIES FOR 2015 RACE The Amgen Tour of California, presented by AEG, announced it will make its grand return to Sacramento, the capital of California, to kick off the 10th anniversary of America's largest cycling race. The eight day stage race will travel a... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:23:24 -0700 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA WILL KICK OFF 10TH ANNIVERSARY RACE YEAR WITH COMMEMORATIVE VIDEOS, SWEEPSTAKES ON 10TH OF EVERY MONTH SRAM, Ride 2 Recovery Announce Expanded Partnerships for 10th Edition of Amgen Tour of California Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:03:02 -0700 Bradley Wiggins of Team Sky Wins 2014 Amgen Tour of California Mark Cavendish Bookends Eight-day Race with Second Stage Victory Following Star-Studded Sprint With Team Garmin-Sharp Winning Overall Title Sun, 18 May 2014 16:54:53 -0700 Peter Sagan Sprints to his First 2014 Amgen Tour of California Stage Win in Final Weekend of Racing Bradley Wiggins Retains Lead Heading into Tomorrow’s Race Finale Sat, 17 May 2014 19:54:16 -0700 Wiggins Shuts Down Attacks from all Sides to Extend Lead in 2014 Amgen Tour of California with Two Days Left to Race Esteban Chavez Climbs to a Solo Victory atop Mountain High in Race’s Second Summit Finish Fri, 16 May 2014 20:13:59 -0700 Taylor Phinney Cruises to Lone Oceanfront Victory in Santa Barbara during Stage 5 of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Peter Sagan Takes Sprint Competition Lead; Bradley Wiggins Will Wear Yellow Again Tomorrow Thu, 15 May 2014 22:30:07 -0700 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 Wed, 14 May 2014 19:56:07 -0700 Rohan Dennis Charges to Victory in one of the Toughest Climbs in the Nation to the Summit of Mount Diablo with Five Days Left to Race in the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Bradley Wiggins Retains Yellow Jersey after the Queen Stage with the Pack Closing In Tue, 13 May 2014 22:04:01 -0700 Bradley Wiggins Dominates Folsom Time Trial and Now Wears Yellow after Day Two of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Alison Powers Rides to Victory in Second Day of Women’s Racing with Decisive Individual Time Trial Performance Mon, 12 May 2014 21:10:57 -0700 Pasadena Fans Can ‘Ride, Roll and Stroll’ the Route Just before the World’s Best Cyclists in the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Kaiser Permanente, 21st Century Fox and the City of Pasadena Invite Cycling Fans and Friends to a Community Ride before the Professionals Come to Town May 17 Mon, 12 May 2014 12:21:57 -0700 Mark Cavendish Claims First Stage of 2014 Amgen Tour of California Following Closest Finish in Race History in Sacramento Carmen Small Claims Women's Circuit Race Victory Sun, 11 May 2014 20:59:55 -0700 Fan Participation in Social Engagement for 2014 Amgen Tour of California Visit California and AEG Lets Fans Take the Lead on Social Engagement For the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Thu, 08 May 2014 12:03:17 -0700 2014 Live Tour Coverage Broadcast Through Partnership With AEG, ASO, and NBC Sports Group AEG, ASO and NBC Sports Group Extend Partnership to Produce and Broadcast the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Live to Fans Worldwide Thu, 08 May 2014 10:10:00 -0700 Women's Circuit Race Rosters Announced Some of the Sport’s Most Decorated Road Racers and Time Trialists Will Compete over Two Days – from Olympians to World and National Champions, 2014 Edition of America’s Greatest Race Will Feature Strongest Field of Women Ever Wed, 07 May 2014 12:52:46 -0700 2014 Amgen Tour of California Promises Most Competitive Racing in its Nine-Year History International Cycling Superstars Lead the Field of 128, Including World and National Champions, Olympians and Grand Tour Podium Finishers Tue, 06 May 2014 10:01:04 -0700 2014 Team Rosters Announced 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... Sat, 03 May 2014 14:46:56 -0700 Amgen Tour of California Finalizes 2014 Partners and Related Race Week Happenings With the 2014 Amgen Tour of California countdown kicking into high gear, its partners are busy laying plans for unique experiences during race week May 11-18. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 09:53:42 -0700 2014 Amgen Tour of California Cyclists Will Compete for Five Leader Jerseys in Ninth Annual Race One of the great traditions in the sport of cycling is that each day of a stage race, riders vie for five unique jerseys to signify the day’s best performances in specific categories. In a unique twist to this popular... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:47:06 -0700 Amgen Tour of California Jersey Design Contest Winner Revealed Bakersfield resident Larry Aronat has been selected as the winning designer of the 2014 Amgen Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey, announced Kristin Bachochin, executive director of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California professional road cycling race and senior... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:02:54 -0700 Teams Finalized for the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Women's Races Circuit Race and Time Trial Poised to Bring Unparalleled Women’s Racing to the U.S. 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... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:31:18 -0700 Lifestyle Festival and VIP Experiences Let Fans Soak in the California Sun and the Cycling Lifestyle When the Amgen Tour of California begins May 11 so will opportunities for fans to explore all that the world of cycling has to offer. With the daily Amgen Tour of California Lifestyle Festival and a host of exclusive VIP... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:55:50 -0700 2014 Amgen Tour of California Media Credential Application Now Available The media credential application is now available online. Applications to be considered for media credentials and/or a photo moto can be found on the  media resources  page on the tour website. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:33:42 -0800 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 Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:00:00 -0800 2014 Amgen Tour of California Route Announced Early Time Trial and Queen Stage Pave the Way for Leader Board Shakeups and Unprecedented Racing Excitement Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:00:00 -0800 Video: Fans Welcome Sagan to CA Once again, all fans of California will be excited for the return of the race’s all-time wins leader. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 23:31:28 -0800 Two Days of World-Class Professional Women's Cycling Announced For the First Time in Race History, Professional Women Cyclists Will Compete in a Circuit Race and a Time Trial Presented by SRAM Tue, 18 Feb 2014 23:05:02 -0800 4,000 Volunteers To Be Part of America's Largest Cycling Event Thu, 06 Feb 2014 08:42:58 -0800 Design the 2014 Breakaway From Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey DESIGN THE 2014 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA BREAKAWAY FROM CANCER®  MOST COURAGEOUS RIDER JERSEY AND WIN A TRIP TO THE NINTH EDITION OF AMERICA'S LARGEST CYCLING RACE Thu, 23 Jan 2014 10:00:00 -0800 Nine Elite Pro Cycling Teams Chosen to Compete in 2014 Wed, 08 Jan 2014 09:00:00 -0800 2014 L'Etape du California Announced Amateur Cyclists Given the Opportunity to Ride the Official Last Stage of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California Course Tue, 17 Dec 2013 00:09:00 -0800 America's Greatest Race Offers the Greatest Holiday Gifts for Cycling Fans Amgen Tour of California Presents 2014 Leader and Limited Edition Jerseys by Champion System and the Ultimate Race Experience with Carmichael Training Systems Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:09:00 -0800 ATOC Welcomes 12 Host Cities for 2014 Challenging Route to Take the World's Top Cyclists Across More Than 700 Miles of Striking California Terrain During America's Premier Professional Cycling Race May 11-18, 2014 Mon, 04 Nov 2013 09:00:00 -0800 Ride 2 Recovery to Partner Once Again with ATOC Ride 2 Recovery to Partner Once Again with Amgen Tour of California in 2014 Gold Series Honor Ride Cycling Events to Raise Funds and Awareness for Injured Veterans Thu, 26 Sep 2013 01:44:17 -0700 ATOC Announces Returning Partners Thu, 19 Sep 2013 01:46:14 -0700 Amgen Renews Title Sponsorship Thu, 19 Sep 2013 00:47:43 -0700 Amgen Tour of California Riders at the 2013 Tour de France Thu, 01 Aug 2013 01:49:26 -0700 U.S. Cyclist van Garderen Wins His First Major Stage Race to Capture ‘Best-ever week of Racing on American Soil’ While Peter Sagan Wins the Stage to Conclude 8th Annual Amgen Tour California BMC Racing Team Seizes Victory Before Massive Crowds During Eighth and Final Day of Racing in America's Greatest Race Sun, 19 May 2013 02:08:19 -0700 König Passed Rivals on one of the Greatest Climbs on American Soil to Claim Victory on the Summit of Mt. Diablo in Queen Stage of the 2013 Amgen Tour of California Van Garderen Looking to Seal Overall Victory in BMC Racing Team's Hometown Cyclists Face Off for Overall Honors Sunday, Racing from San Francisco to Santa Rosa Via Golden Gate Bridge Sat, 18 May 2013 16:44:19 -0700 Van Garderen Triumphs on San Jose Time Trial Course and Increases Overall Lead in the 2013 Amgen Tour of California Twists and Turns Bring Podium Surprises in Men’s and Women’s Time Trials with Stevens Dominating Women’s Race Overall ATOC Championship Still Up for Grabs As Cyclists Prepare for Saturday’s Queen Stage and Race’s First Summit Finish at Mt. Diablo, Followed... Fri, 17 May 2013 17:11:49 -0700 Voigt Pulls Away from Top Sprinters Riding Into Avila Beach to Claim 2013 Amgen Tour of California Stage Victory Wind and Breakaway Led by 41-Year-Old Voigt Dictate Big Changes to Leader Board During Stage 5; van Garderen Will Wear Yellow Tomorrow Cyclists Prepare to Race the Clock in San Jose Time Trial Friday During Stage 6; Event to... Thu, 16 May 2013 23:18:32 -0700 Farrar Clenches First Stage Win and First U.S. Rider Victory of 2013 Amgen Tour of California by Sprinting to the Finish Line to Take 4th Stage Cyclists Speed into Santa Barbara Amid Attacks and Leader Shake Ups; Acevedo Retains Amgen Leader Jersey through Midpoint of Race Cyclists Will Race from Santa Barbara to Avila Beach Thursday for Stage 5 Wed, 15 May 2013 23:20:46 -0700 Sagan Sprints to Victory in the Final Seconds of Stage 3 at the 2013 Amgen Tour of California Sagan Nips Matthews at the Wire to Up His Amgen Tour of California Stage Win Record to Nine Following Bunch Sprint to the Finish Cyclists Will Race from Santa Clarita to Santa Barbara Wednesday for Stage 4 Tue, 14 May 2013 23:22:31 -0700 Acevedo Attacks in Final Moments of Dramatic Palm Springs Category 1 Climb to Claim stage 2 at the 2013 Amgen Tour of California Cyclists Battle Hotter – and Higher – Elements in Day Two with U.S. Teams Dominating the Podium after Grueling Finish on the Slopes of Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Stage 3 Stretches from Palmdale to Santa Clarita Mon, 13 May 2013 23:24:39 -0700 Lieuwe Westra Comes from Behind to Claim Stage 1 in Escondido at 2013 Amgen Tour of California Heat and Climbing Prove Decisive Factors as 8-day Professional Cycling Race Takes to the Streets of California for Eighth Annual Edition Tuesday's Stage Travels from Murrieta to Greater Palm Springs with Dramatic Finish at Top of Aerial Tramway Sun, 12 May 2013 00:00:23 -0700 2013 Field of World-Class Cyclists Announced Sat, 11 May 2013 00:03:55 -0700 2013 Promises an Exciting Eight Days of Racing Thu, 09 May 2013 00:06:17 -0700 Breakaway From Cancer Challenge Mon, 06 May 2013 00:53:53 -0700 NBC Sports Group Returns as Live Broadcast Partner Fans Worldwide Can Follow America's Greatest Cycling Race through Live Broadcasts or Online and on Mobile Devices Via the Free Tour Tracker Wed, 01 May 2013 00:55:41 -0700 From VIP Experiences to a Traveling Lifestyle Festival - Fans Can Get Front and Center for America's Greatest Race Thu, 25 Apr 2013 00:59:56 -0700 Amgen Tour of California Reveals 2013 Race Jerseys Custom Jerseys from Champion System Will Carry Leader Names for Each Stage, Including Amgen Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey Designed by Northern California Resident Tue, 23 Apr 2013 01:02:30 -0700 Amgen Tour of California Jersey Design Contest Winner Revealed Northern Californian Matt Orendorff Creates 2013 Amgen Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey Tue, 02 Apr 2013 01:05:02 -0700 Escondido to Host Charity Gala Race Festivities Begin with May 10 Team Presentation and Charity Benefit Mon, 01 Apr 2013 01:11:35 -0700 World's Top Women Cyclists Selected to Compete in 2013 Women's Time Trial Race Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:13:45 -0700 Sixteen Teams Selected to Compete in 2013 Amgen Tour of California Most Competitive Field Yet Assembled for America's Eighth Annual Premier Cycling Race; Lineup to Include Gilbert, Horner, Sagan, van Garderen and Farrar Wed, 06 Mar 2013 01:15:37 -0800 2013 Amgen Tour of California Route Announced 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 Tue, 12 Feb 2013 01:17:13 -0800 Gilbert will race 2013 Amgen Tour, but may sit out the Tour de France - VeloNews Thu, 24 Jan 2013 01:19:40 -0800 Design the 2013 Breakaway from Cancer Most Courageous Rider Jersey And Win a Trip to the Eighth Edition of the Race Tue, 22 Jan 2013 01:20:15 -0800