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Auburn out of running for 2014 Amgen bike tour

For the first time in at least five years, Auburn won’t be seeking a visit from the Amgen Tour of California. Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn, a leader in organizing a com ...

Jones family keeps up with Auburn rider

Cassie Jones spent much of March in Europe, following her husband Chris at professional cycling races in Belgium, Italy and Spain. Tuesday morning she got the chance to watch him ...

Amgen team makes Loomis home

Team Type 1, an international bike racing team, made Loomis their home base during the days preceding the Amgen Tour of California. John Bowler, inn owner, said the group flew in f ...

Jones rolls with new role

No one will mistake Chris Jones for a mammoth right tackle in the NFL. But the 5-10, 140-pound professional cyclist will assume a similar role to the unheralded blockers on the gri ...

Lance Armstrong in Auburn? Amgen signs say no. Rumors, maybe

Cycling superstar Lance Armstrong was a big draw last year as the Amgen Tour of California raced through Auburn. From the saga of his stolen bike to his storied support for fellow ...

Loomis bike break for Amgen riders

Members of Team Type 1, an international bike racing team competing in the Amgen Tour of California, enjoy dinner and conversation on Monday night, May 9, at Café Zorro in Loomis. ...

The memories will endure

Auburn’s sports scene was filled with record-breaking performances, dramatic victories and inspiring turnarounds in 2010. The Endurance Capital of the World got another major ...