Big Bear Not Amgen Tour Host City In 2013

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 27, 2012 - Twelve cities have been named official Host City partners for the 2013 Amgen Tour of California, and Big Bear Lake is not one of them. The Amgen Tour of California next year will take riders on a South to North course for the first time in the eight-year history of the race. The race will begin in Escondido … [Read more...]

Friday Rolling Closures: Amgen Tour of California

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Big Bear, CA, May 16, 2012, 4:00pm - The Big Bear Lake Resort Association has released information regarding intermittent/rolling road closures for this Friday’s arrival of the Amgen Tour of California cycling race from Palmdale to Big Bear.  State roadways affected include Routes 2, 138, 18 and 38 along with roadways within Big Bear.  … [Read more...]

Sagan Continues To Reign in Stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California

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Livermore, CA, May 15, 2012, 5:00pm - Peter Sagan of the Liquigas-Cannondale team continued his unbeaten streak in the Amgen Tour of California today with his third stage victory in three days.  The Slovakian cyclist shined again to win a field sprint finale in Stage 3 of the Tour ending in Livermore.  Sagan continues to lead in the general … [Read more...]

Peter Sagan Continues to Aggressively Compete in the Amgen Tour of California

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Santa Cruz, CA, May 15, 2012, 1:00pm - America’s greatest eight stage cycling race continues today as the Amgen Tour of California is now in Stage 3 from San Jose to Livermore.  Slovakian cycling sensation, Peter Sagan of the Liquigas-Cannondale team, repeated a sprint to the finish line to take Stage 2 of the Tour yesterday.  Sagan, at 22 … [Read more...]

Peter Sagan Takes His Second Win of the Amgen Tour of California

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Santa Cruz, CA, May 14, 2012, 5:00pm - Monday’s day two of the Amgen Tour of California was won by Peter Sagan of the Liquigas-Cannondale team who also beat the odds on Sunday by winning Stage 1 in Santa Rosa.  For Sunday’s opening race, Sagan overcame a flat tire 3 miles from the finish only to be towed back up to the pack at more than 40 … [Read more...]

The Amgen Tour of California returns to Big Bear

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Big Bear Lake,  CA. May 9, 2012 - The Amgen Tour of California returns to Big Bear after a one year hiatus on Friday May 18th, 2012.  The race will feature 16 of the world's best teams battling it out over more than 750 miles of picturesque California highways, roadways and coastline.  In addition, the Amgen Tour of California will be the last … [Read more...]

Cycling Fans Get Red-Carpet Treatment At The Finish Line

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Big Bear Lake, CA, April 23, 2012, 3:00pm - The Big Bear Lake Resort Association is rolling out the red carpet for cycling fans at this year’s Amgen Tour of California Stage 6 Finish with V.I.P. Finish Line Experience Packages. The packages come with overnight accommodations at a Big Bear lodge, hotel or cabin bundled together with V.I.P. tent … [Read more...]

Elementary School Assemblies Highlight Cycling and the Return of the Amgen Tour of California

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Big Bear, CA, April 18, 2012, 3:00pm - In an effort to educate Bear Valley students about the upcoming Amgen Tour of California as well as promote a healthy lifestyle and enlighten students about cycling as a sport, Paul Zamoyta, Board Trustee for the Bear Valley Unified School District and avid cyclist, hosted assemblies at the three elementary … [Read more...]

Redlands Bicycle Classic 2012

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Redlands - Big Bear Lake, CA March 22, 2012 3:00 pm - The Redlands Bicycle Classic will be held over 4 days beginning Thursday March 22nd. These bike races are held primarily through out the streets of Redlands and out to Beaumont.  This race began just after the Summer Olympics Games held in Los Angeles in 1984 and has been going strong for 28 … [Read more...]

Big Bear Lake City Council Meeting Tonight

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 14, 2011, 8:00am - The Big Bear Lake City Council will meet in regular session tonight at 6:30pm in Hofert Hall. The council will get an update from the San Bernardino National Forest on US Forest Service activities in the area. On the consent calendar the council will consider an agreement with AEG for Big Bear Lake to … [Read more...]