Sacramento Grand Prix

U.S. Cycling This Week: Elvis, knobby tires and soup pots

BOULDER, Colo. (VN) — Ah, mid-September. The soup pot is nearly ready to replace the grill and the knobby tires the slicks. The second week of the ninth month is the time of year that the roadies and the ‘crossers dance together, one looking forward to vacation, the other to four — yes, four —months […]

Rivera sticks it to Sacramento field

Coryn Rivera (Peanut Butter & Co.-Twenty12) strung her junior gears out in front of the capitol building as she bested a top field in the Sacramento Grand Prix Sunday. Fresh off a European stint with the U.S. National Team, the second-year pro stole the bunch sprint on the finishing circuits of stage 1 at the Amgen Tour of California.

Women’s crit planned for first day of ATOC

A women's criterium will be held in Sacramento on May 16, just prior to the arrival of the men's Amgen Tour of California peloton in the city. The Sacramento Grand Prix at the 2010 Amgen Tour of California will begin at 10 a.m. and will circle the Capitol building duplicating part of the finishing circuits that will be used in the men's race.