Amgen Tour of California

SACRAMENTO, CA - MAY 18:  Sir Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain riding for Team Sky rides in the peloton during stage eight as he won the overall race leader's yellow jersey in the 2014 Amgen Tour of California on May 18, 2014 in Thousand Oaks, California.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

2015 Amgen Tour Of California To Begin In Sacramento

The Amgen Tour of California is returning to Sacramento, officials announced Monday.


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Rohan Dennis Wins Third Stage Of Tour Of California, Wiggins’ Overall Lead Narrows

Bradley Wiggins, the 2012 Tour de France winner, leads Dennis by 24 seconds with five stages left. Machado is third overall, trailing by 1 minute and 5 seconds.


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Bradley Wiggins Leads Amgen Tour Of California After Stage 2 In Folsom

Stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California rolled through Folsom on Monday, bringing thousands to the Gold Country. The event was a welcome boost to the economy of the region, bringing bucks to business owners.


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Major Folsom Roads Closed For Stage 2 Of Tour Of California

Some key roadways and bridges in Folsom will be closed for Stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California today.



Businesses Cash In As Amgen Races By

Local stores were amped for Amgen – and for business. Just ask Oliver Bell, owner of Roseville Cyclery.


Racers making their way through the Auburn leg of the Amgen Tour of California.

Cavendish Wins 1st Stage Of Tour Of California

Mark Cavendish surged ahead of John Degenkolb in a thrilling sprint to win the first stage of the Tour of California on Sunday in the closest finish in the event’s nine-year history.


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Women Taking Bigger Role In 2014 Amgen Tour Of California

Women are taking a bigger role in this year’s Amgen Tour of California, and one of the teams competing is made of women from the Sacramento area.


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Patriotism Reigns As Tour Of California Kicks Off In Sacramento

Peter Stetina is an American cyclist riding in one of the premier events in his home country for a U.S.-based team against a field filled with mostly European rivals. No pressure, right?


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Security Heightened Ahead Of Sacramento Stage Of Amgen Tour Of California

The Amgen Tour of California’s Sacramento stage this weekend is prompting new security measures following the Boston Marathon bombings one year ago.



Women Will Have More Prominent Role In This Year’s Amgen Tour Of California

The tour draws tens of thousands of people to Downtown Sacramento, and for the first time this year, women will be a part of the daylong event.


Tour of California riders cross the finish line at the California Capitol Building on May 16, 2011.

Sacramento To Host Start Of 2014 Amgen Tour Of California

Sacramento has officially been named as the start of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California


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Auburn Won’t Submit Amgen Tour Of California Bid Due To High Cost

Auburn used no city money as an Amgen host in 2011, raising an estimated $150,000 to $200,000 from donors who paid for things like hotel rooms and meals for Amgen, as well as police and fire services.