Monthly Archives: February 2008

The Amgen Tour of California ends in Pasadena!

The 2008 Amgen Tour of California came to an incredible end in Pasadena on Sunday! While the rain persisted on the final day of the Tour, both cyclists and spectators celebrated the big finale, which took place right by the … Continue reading

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The Tour’s stage 5 time trial in Solvang

Mary Klem, Kathryn West, Alison Liebich and Kim Thiboldeaux Today’s Time Trial in Solvang turned out to be a spectacular day of the Amgen Tour of California. The morning started with clouds and rain, but eventually gave way to sunshine, … Continue reading

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Stage 4, a test of endurance

After San Jose provided some relief from bad weather, the cold rain was back yesterday as cyclists began Stage 4 of the Tour, and, this time, it was relentless. The 135 mile leg, the longest part of the Tour, should … Continue reading

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San Jose comes out to celebrate the tour

The day started out cold and gray in the city of Modesto, where cyclists began Stage 3 of the Tour. Teams traveled 103 miles on what may have been the most difficult leg of the race, which included 5 mountain … Continue reading

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Stage 1 and Stage 2 of the tour complete!

It’s been an exciting few days since the Amgen Tour of California began on Sunday. Professional cyclists traveled from Sausalito to Santa Rosa yesterday to complete Stage 1, and Team CSC’s Jaun Jose “J.J.” Haedo biked away as the winner. … Continue reading

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