Sierra Foothills Cycling Club

Another View: Amgen Tour events filling the calendar

I can hear John Ruffcorn now. “People, we have 72 days to go,” the Auburn Police captain would say. “The clock is ticking, let’s get to work.” Step inside the war room of ...

Amgen route announcement event today

The city is planning to “cyclebrate” the release of the path world-class bicyclists will take as they travel from Auburn to Modesto this May. Amgen Tour of California officia ...

Cycling club spins into first anniversary

For the half-dozen enthusiasts who started a cycling group in Auburn last year, it’s been a great ride. As the Sierra Foothills Cycling Club celebrates its first anniversary on ...

Holiday cheer is floating through town

It’s time once again to bundle up with family and see “The Light in a Child’s Eyes.” The annual Festival of Lights Parade will be rolling through Auburn’s streets startin ...

City getting ready to host Amgen stage-start

Auburn buzzed with excitement Thursday after learning it would be a host city for the 2011 Amgen Tour of California. Auburn will be the start city for Stage 3 of the race, which ...

Fans give enthusiastic welcome as cycling stars spin through town

Months of planning and anticipation were rewarded with a few minutes of wild excitement and a lasting sense of pride Sunday afternoon in Downtown Auburn. Four breakaway riders race ...

Is riding a bicycle built for you?

Has the Amgen Tour of California inspired you to grab life by the handlebars? This might come across as a “no duh” statement, but the foothills are the perfect place for cycl ...

Come on and take a pre-ride

Interested in taking a stab at the Amgen’s course through Auburn? Saturday the Sierra Foothills Cycling Club is hosting a Celebrity Amgen Pre-ride through the first stage of th ...

Prime time for cycling club

Timing is everything. The prestigious Amgen Tour of California will wind its way through Auburn this spring. The Auburn Chamber of Commerce has pronounced 2010 the “Year of the ...