bicycle race

Jelly Belly swaps treats for streets

Jelly Belly’s cyclists would rather be recognized for more than their colorful outfits during the sixth annual Amgen Tour of California. They will have eight days and 800 miles t ...

Senior project on a roll

By Gloria Beverage Colfax Record Editor An avid cyclist, Jeff Stein’s passion for the sport began when he was 2. Stein remembers being perched on his father’s bicycle whene ...

Our View: Tour stop or not, Auburn must get wheels in motion

If Auburn is lucky enough to earn a piece of the action in the 2011 Tour of California cycling event, it better take full advantage. Instead of a jumbotron television and a 20-min ...

Keep bike races out of town

The Sunday, May 30 (Criterium) bike race in Auburn was an accident waiting to happen. Bicyclists were impeding traffic. Why block off streets in the Downtown area? Bike races sh ...

Downtown businesses deserve boost

Congratulations! Sunday’s Our View editorial, “Cruise Nite deserves a little rev,” was very astute. Being in the jewelry business makes me realize that the “Endurance” ...

Cyclists pedaling Downtown circuit

For the second time this month, Auburn’s downtown streets will be teeming with cyclists today. The Auburn Downtown Criterium will force the closure of several streets in town fo ...

Our View: Tour of California worth seeing again in Auburn

Auburn, it’s time to set the stage for a return of the Amgen Tour of California. While the internationally known bicycle race only made a blink-and-you-missed-it pass through i ...

Amgen Tour of California will include Auburn, Foresthill Bridge

Auburn and the Foresthill Bridge have made it onto the Amgen Tour of California map. Tour organizer AEG Sports revealed route details of the epic bike race’s May 16 first stage ...