Lance Armstrong

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 ...

Our View: Endurance connection between Armstrong, Auburn is natural fit

The following is an open letter to cyclist Lance Armstrong, who has been reported to be joining the Tour of California ride in February. Dear Lance Armstrong: When the word star ...

Auburn eyes Lance Armstrong, Amgen Tour of California bike race visit

The thought of cycling superstar Lance Armstrong and the Amgen Tour of California rolling through Auburn, jockeying for position on Highway 49 at the American River Confluence or c ...
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