Chris Horner (USA), Amgen Race Leader Jersey Winner
On winning the 2011 Amgen Tour of California
"It feels fantastic to be the winner of the Amgen Tour of California. I have raced in the Amgen Tour of California since its inception and I helped Levi (Leipheimer) win it many...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Chris Horner (USA) of Team RadioShack crossed the finish line of the last stage of the 2011 Amgen Tour of California in Westlake Village with an overall time of 23 hours, 46 minutes and 41 seconds, capturing the Amgen Race Leader Jersey and solidifying his place at the...
Stage 8 Top 10
1. Matthew Harley Goss HTC-Highroad - 2:56:39
2. Peter Sagan Liquigas-Cannondale
3. Greg Henderson Sky Procycling
4. Oscar Freire Gomez Rabobank Cycling Team
5. Kevin Lacombe Team Spidertech Powered By C10
6. Taylor Phinney BMC Racing Team
7. Jure Kocjan Team...
Stage 7 Top Ten
1. Levi Leipheimer Team RadioShack - 3:33:01
2. Christopher Horner Team RadioShack
3. Laurens Ten Dam Rabobank Cycling Team - 0:00:43
4. Thomas Danielson Team Garmin-Cervelo - 0:01:01
5. Steve Morabito BMC Racing Team - 0:01:21
6. Alexander Efimkin Team Type 1 -...
Team RadioShack's Chris Horner Retains the Lead After the Longest Stage of the Race
PASO ROBLES, Calif. - With the sun shining and an enthusiastic crowd cheering, 21-year-old Peter Sagan (SVK) of Liquigas-Cannondale raced across the finish line, narrowly beating Leigh Howard (AUS) of...
Stage 5 - Top 10
1. Peter Sagan Liquigas-Cannondale - 5:16:03
2. Leigh Howard HTC-Highroad
3. Ben Swift Sky Procycling
4. Paul Martens Rabobank Cycling Team
5. Alexander Candelario Kelly Benefit Strategies - OptumHealth
6. Jonas Aaen Jörgensen Saxo Bank Sungard
1. Christopher Horner Team RadioShack - 3:27:51
2. Andy Schleck Leopard Trek - 0:01:15
3. Rory Sutherland UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling
4. Levi Leipheimer Team RadioShack
5. Thomas Danielson Team Garmin-Cervelo - 0:01:22
6. Christian Vande Velde Team Garmin-Cervelo - 0:01:29
Greg Henderson (NZL), First Place, Stage 3
On winning today
"It was a long day today because we had strong headwinds. I want to give a big thanks to the guys who rode out in front and took the breakaway because they were able to block the wind for us. The last 10 kilometers was...
Ben Swift (GBR), First Place, Stage 2
On winning today's stage
"Bobby (Julich; race coach) showed a lot of faith in me this week. Today was my opportunity to go for the win. The team was absolutely perfect."
On the shortened circuit and weather
Uncertain Weather Conditions Necessitate New Start Location and Time
Stage 2 Start Now Scheduled for 12:15 p.m. PT in Nevada City, California
NEVADA CITY, CALIF. - Due to uncertain weather and road conditions, race organizers have determined that the best way to ensure a complete course for...
Stage 7 - Claremont to Mt. Baldy
If the Stage 6 individual time trial created some separation between the contenders and the chasers, Stage 7 will be the ultimate test of the rider's resolve to capture the yellow jersey. Did they leave it all on the road in Solvang or did they hold back enough...