Mountaintop finish for 2014 USA Pro Challenge
some of the most beautiful mountains in the world and the USA Pro Challenge draws some of the best riders in the world, so it makes perfect sense to add in a challenging mountaintop finish,'' said Tom Danielson of Team Garmin -Sharp.
Tour champion Froome headlines USA Pro Challenge
time trial last year. Other prominent riders include former Tour champion Andy Schleck, David Millar and Christian Vande Velde of U.S.-based Team Garmin -Sharp and German Jens Voigt. The seven-stage race ends Aug. 25 in Denver.
US team official Klier banned for doping
admitting to doping during his career. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says the 37-year-old Klier - who works for American team Garmin -Sharp as a sporting director - told the agency he used EPO, human growth hormone, cortisone and blood transfusions from
Tour of California announces 16 teams
that's based in Santa Rosa, the Sonoma County town where the eight-stage tour will end May 19. Tyler Farrar will lead Team Garmin -Sharp of Denver, which has topped the team standings the last three years, a race record. Chris Horner, the 2011 Tour
Column: What of cycling's other secrets?
doping on their former U.S. Postal Service team, including his own. He is a cycling mover and shaker, running a pro team , Garmin -Sharp-Barracuda, and he was among the thousands who packed a Paris auditorium for Wednesday's unveiling of the Tour
Column: Armstrong's past, if dirty, must be erased
Hesjedal at the Giro d'Italia was seen as a significant sign that cycling is progressing because the Canadian rides for a team , Garmin , widely praised for its toughness against doping. Cycling is a beautiful sport. The individual effort, the teamwork
Tour de France marred by crashes, many withdrawals
champion Ryder Hesjedal out of the race with massive bruising on his hip and knee. Tom Danielson, his teammate on U.S. team Garmin -Sharp, was briefly knocked unconscious, and rushed to a hospital for hip, collarbone and elbow injuries. Another rider
End to Armstrong probe gets welcome in Qatar
of great things for cycling. It is his moment to live in peace.'' Johnny Weltz, the sporting director of the American team Garmin -Barracuda who rode with Armstrong on the Motorola team in 1995, said Armstrong was an easy target. ''The people who
A look at 2012 Tour de France contenders
overall. Hesjedal's Giro win was seen as a significant sign that cycling is cleaning up because the Canadian rides for a team , Garmin -Barracuda, that is widely praised for its tough anti-doping stance. - Tony Martin, 27, Germany, OmegaPharma-Quick
Van Garderen leads US '3rd wave' into Tour
riders to live and train at in Europe, one in Belgium and one in Italy. Van Garderen and Farrar, a sprinter on U.S. team Garmin -Barracuda, are the only two of this new generation competing in this year's Tour. The rest of the race's American