Friday Rolling Closures: Amgen Tour of California

Amgen-2010-thumb

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

Sagan-HEADSHOT-2012

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

Sagan-thumb

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

Santa-Rosa-Start-AToC-2012

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...]

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

Connor McCutcheon, Louis Meintjes, Jos le Roux, Christiaan Kriek at Baldwin Lane Elementary School assembly

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...]

Amgen Tour of California: Stage 6- Palmdale to Big Bear Lake

Big Bear will once again be a stage finish for the Amgen Tour of California for Stage 6.  The route will take professional male cyclists from Palmdale to Big Bear with over 12,000 feet of climbing.  Riders are expected to finish in Big Bear between 2:30 and 3:30. … [Read more...]

Big Bear Welcomes Tour of California Back!

Local-Cyclists-Tour-CA-Big-

Big Bear, Ca, November 3, 2011, 3:30pm - Big Bear will be a host city for the 6th stage of the race.  The route will once again be from Palmdale to Big Bear, however the exact route is unknown at this time. The Big Bear Cycling Association, which emerged during the 2010 Amgen Tour of California, has since developed into a strong organization with … [Read more...]