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Long journeys worth it for Armstrong, Greenwood

Even in Christchurch, New Zealand, Vajin Armstrong heard the legends and read the stories about the birthplace of ultrarunning. He visited on Saturday, but he wasn’t just an idle ...

Cycling's integrity in doubt, again

The cycling spectacle sweeping through California this week could not leave the Golden State without exposing its ugly underbelly. It seems whenever professional cycling begins to ...

Auburn's role in Amgen Tour of California bike race to be known Tuesday

Auburn and vicinity will find out Tuesday just what part it will play when Lance Armstrong and a field of elite cyclists race through the region May 16 on the first leg of the Amge ...

Lance-mania hits foothills

The streets of Nevada City will be buzzing like never before Sunday afternoon. Bolstered by the news that both Lance Armstrong and Levi Leipheimer will be in town for the 49th Ne ...