Thursday Oct 07 2010 comments 2011 Amgen Celebration By: Auburn Journal Photography by Ben Furtado -A +A Ben Furtado/Auburn JournalBicyclists start their 15 mile announcement ride from Central Square in Auburn, the proposed starting sight of the third stage for the Amgen Tour. Ben Furtado/File photoAmgen supporters and fans watch the race video on the jumbotron at Central Square in Downtown Auburn. Ben Furtado/File photoDave Glover of the Sierra Foothills Cycling Club, takes a ride down High Street in Downtown Auburn kicking off the 2011 Amgen Celebration announcement Thursday. Ben Furtado/File photoA jumbotron showing this year's Amgen Tour video was the center piece of the celebration. Ben Furtado/Auburn JournalSierra Foothills Cycling Club members from left to right, Dennis Bennett, Betty Bennett, Dave Glover and Ted Moore were among other riders at the Amgen Celebration Thursday. Ben Furtado/File photo Ben Furtado/File photo Ben Furtado/File photoAuburn City Mayor Bridget Powers, and Sierra Foothills Cycling Club member is pumped about the city of Auburn being a staging area for the 2011 Amgen Tour.