Lance Armstrong

Bicycle race fantastic for Auburn

We have friends from San Diego arriving at our home on Saturday to watch the Amgen on Sunday. After the riders scream through Auburn we’re heading for Sacramento to watch them fi ...

Schmeck has seen cycling come full circle

Auburn’s Carter Schmeck has been involved in cycling for the last 25 years, and in that quarter century he has seen a dynamic change in the popularity of the sport. With the wil ...

The cyclists are coming

The Amgen Tour of California will race through Auburn Sunday, May 16. City officials and business owners are working overtime to make sure everyone is prepared. The Amgen Web sit ...

Our View: Amgen Tour puts Auburn in center of cycling universe

Western States and Tevis? Meet your new sibling, Amgen. The Amgen Tour of California is coming to the streets of Auburn, providing the community with another platform to leverage ...

Amgen Tour should pedal Auburn’s way

Come May, cycling’s biggest names will pedal out of Nevada City in the first stage of the 2010 Amgen Tour of California. Auburn should be included in the race. The greater Aubur ...

Getting amped up for a uniquely Auburn world-class event

It’s back. The runners are ready, the organizers are excited and the community can enjoy one of the world’s most famous ultra-marathon events — the Western States Endurance ...

Lance Armstrong congratulates young Colfax cyclist on Nevada City win

Soon-to-be-ninth-grader Kyle Clayton of Colfax  received a special perk for completing the Nevada City Classic Sunday — a moment with cycling star Lance Armstrong. Kyle took s ...

Strong ride for Lance

NEVADA CITY — Lance Armstrong made the most of his quick trip to the Nevada City Classic on Sunday. Competing in the historic criterium-style race for the first time since 1991 ...

Cycling tour move revs hopes

Hope is taking a new lap around Auburn’s cycling community with the announcement Wednesday that the Tour of California bicycle race is moving to May and starting to plan for more ...

Cyclist with cancer finds inspiration in Armstrong foundation

While cycling fans new and old are watching Lance Armstrong’s cycling comeback on the Amgen Tour of California this week, Cyndi Litzko has a more personal reason than most to fol ...