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ESCONDIDO — The eighth Amgen Tour of California begins at 11:15 a.m. Sunday in Escondido, and for the first time the largest cycling stage race in the United States is traveling from south to north. The 750-mile trip will end May 19 in Santa Rosa....
Tags: Robert Gesink, Road Race Cycling, Sports, Peter Sagan, Travel
ESCONDIDO, Calif. — They're trying. The cyclists and team managers participating in the eighth Amgen Tour of California gathered Friday at City Hall to speak about the future of the sport. Not the past. Please, not the past. At least there was...
Grigor Dimitrov stunned Novak Djokovic in the second round of the Madrid Open on Tuesday, beating the top-ranked Serb, 7-6 (6), 6-7 (8), 6-3, for the biggest win of his career. The 28th-ranked Bulgarian saved three set points in the first before...
San Jose Mercury NewsThe only Asian continental cycling team made its debut in the Amgen Tour of California this year. Champion System Pro Cycling from Hong Kong didn't make headlines as the eight-day, 750-mile tour finished Sunday in downtown Santa Rosa. But no one in...
San Jose Mercury NewsThe field for this year's Amgen Tour of California boasts 11 reigning national champions, seven world champions and one former winner of the Tour de France, race organizers announced Friday. But some of the cyclists who made it the biggest race in North...
The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich.Matt and Judy Vajda will tour Italy at an average speed of 20-24 miles an hour. The Traverse City couple are gearing up for seven days of cycling in the Tuscan countryside in May with 14 of their closest friends. "Quite a few of us have been friends...
Tags: Travel, Cycling, Sports, Tour de France, Cross Country Skiing
PASADENA — With an estimated 600 cyclists and bicycle enthusiasts set to descend upon Pasadena and ascend into La Cañada Flintridge and beyond, the great experiment of Italian-American cycling begins Sunday morning at Pasadena City Hall. The Gran...
Tags: Cycling, Forestry and Timber, Rose Bowl Game, Sports, Forests
KTLA NewsSunday @ 9a.m. People Of The World Carrying Out A Noble Activity To Give Life Blood Drive Garden Grove Sports & Recreation Center 13641 Deodara Drive Garden Grove eng.weloveu.or.kr If you're inspired to donate blood this Sunday, stop by the "People Of The...
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New Black Films rides into Tour de France docu: Helmer Eskine depicts tragic life of Italian cyclist PantaniVarietyLONDON -- As the U.K. basks in the success of Bradley Wiggins, the first Brit to win the Tour de France, one of the epic cycling race's previous winners is the subject of a new feature documentary. "The Accidental Death of a Cyclist" follows Italian...
Tags: Entertainment, Cycling, Movies, Senna (movie), Substance Abuse
PASADENA — When Gene Rossini learned that the Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia was making its North American debut on Sunday, the 66-year-old Pasadena resident needed little incentive to scrawl his name on the sign-up sheet. “I thought great,&...
Tags: Cycling, Tour de France, Sports, Super Bowl
With two weeks left in the Tour de France, the two-man showdown that many predicted is taking shape, with Britain's Bradley Wiggins already in the yellow jersey - and driver's seat - while Cadel Evans isn't. The 31-year-old Briton and his Team Sky...
PASADENA — With due deference to Ferraris, cappuccinos and pizza, the city of Pasadena embraced one of Italy’s most famous exports Tuesday morning at city hall. Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard and fellow city dignitaries joined Italian Consul...
Tags: Cycling, Politics, Rose Bowl Game, Tour de France, Sports
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