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Three days of pro cycling in the San Francisco Bay Area this weekend

The Amgen Tour of California bicycle road race will pass through the several cities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area beginning Friday, with a final stage out of San Francisco on Sunday.

2012 Tour of California Stage 2

2012 Amgen Tour of California Stage 2: San Francisco to Santa Cruz The 117 mile Stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California begins the morning of Monday, May 14 in San Francisco.

Santa Cruz in 2012 Tour of California?

Update: AEG confirmed Santa Cruz County as the Stage 2 finish next May. An anonymous source in the Santa Cruz County local organizing committee (LEC) says we can expect a stage finish for the 2012 Amgen Tour of California, reports the Santa Cruz Sentinel. We’ll know for sure tomorrow when AEG releases their list of read more »

Rain in Santa Rosa

The previous editions of the Amgen Tour of California have started on Presidents Day weekend in February. Rain and cold weather has been a problem for viewers, for the cyclists, and for the aircraft orbiting overhead that shoot video and relay radio traffic from the bike race to ground stations so the rest of the read more »