Sara Seyydin

Cyclists surge toward cures

Each grueling mile they ride gets professional cyclists in the Amgen Tour of California closer to the front of the peloton — and raising awareness for important causes. After t ...

Riders anticipate toughest Amgen yet

Some of professional cycling’s most heralded riders and race organizers, gathered for a press conference on Friday to preview the start of the 2011 Amgen Tour of California on Su ...

Festival gears Auburn up for Amgen

Mehrey Vaghti and her family can already feel the pure energy of the Amgen Tour of California. “We are all planning to take school and work off to see Amgen,” Vaghti said. “T ...

Cycling is no one-man show

Lance Armstrong has won the Tour de France seven times.Each of those times George Hincapie served as his right-hand man — riding in front of him to block the wind, allowing h ...

Fitness Boot camp 101

I am always on the hunt for the latest and greatest workout programs out there. Now that the weather is heating up, visions of myself poolside are giving me the extra push to get ...

Locals get fit out of the gym

With summer approaching quick many dream of lounging poolside — but the rising temperatures are also a wake-up call to get fit. Residents of the foothills are turning to unconve ...

Locals swim past water woes

Amiee Castro decided it was time to dive straight into her fear. Watching Castro of Loomis glide across the pool, many people would never know she is learning how to swim for the ...