amgen tour of california

Auburn ripe for Amgen race start spectacle

The Amgen Tour of California rubber meets the road in Auburn May 17 but the impact is already starting to be felt in and around the city. About 100 people attending an Auburn Cham ...

Keeping up with Jones no easy feat

Chris Jones was back in Auburn Monday, enjoying a rare day off of his bike and reflecting on perhaps the best week of his cycling career. After cruising through his hometown durin ...

Lancemania about to roll over foothills

Lancemania is about to engulf Placer County. The Amgen Tour of California rolls through the streets of Auburn, over the Foresthill Bridge and into the American River Canyon on Sun ...

Auburn’s Amgen, Lance Armstrong moment to be shown Jumbotron-sized

Lance & Co.’s Amgen Tour of California power pedal through Auburn on May 16 will be captured on Jumbotron screens in Downtown and Old Town Auburn. With eight cameras strategical ...

Old Town Auburn out" Foresthill Bridge in" Tour of California cycle route decision time

The Foresthill Bridge is getting some new looks from Amgen Tour of California race officials as they map out the Nevada City-Sacramento bike race’s first leg. But a scenic setti ...

Nevada City Amgen Tour of California start ups hopes for Auburn leg

Some prominent business owners are hopeful the Amgen bike tour will wind through Auburn next May. Word came Thursday from organizers that the Nevada County city will be part of ne ...