2009 Tour of Georgia Cancelled

I completely missed this on VeloNews and CyclingNews.com this past Friday, just stumbling across this article on the BBC this morning. BBC SPORT | Other sport… | Cycling | 2009 Tour of Georgia is scrapped The Tour of Georgia, one of American’s cycling’s most prestigious events, has been cancelled for next season. Created in 2003, […]

Oh, hell no!

Armstrong to return for ’09 Tour – More Sports – SI.com. Lance Armstrong will end his retirement and hopes to compete in the 2009 Tour de France, according to a cycling journal report. The 36-year-old seven-time Tour de France champion will compete in five road races with the Astana team in 2009, the cycling journal […]

So it appears I was wrong …

Tour de Georgia finishes tomorrow, and (Crack) Rock Racing hasn’t imploded yet. Definitely have to back off my prediction, although I’m not sure how happy the team is going to be with Oscar Sevilla’s 6th place finish … But what’s the story with Tyler Hamilton being 41-minutes back? The twin not helping him pedal this […]

(Crack) Rock in Georgia

Kinda scary when a team’s top-ranked rider on a flat stage is a climber, who finishes 40 spaces ahead of the team’s sprinter. RESULTS 14 – Oscar Sevilla (Spa) Rock Racing 23 – Kayle Leogrande (USA) Rock Racing 50 – Fred Rodriguez (USA) Rock Racing 51 – Tyler Hamilton (USA) Rock Racing 54 – Santiago […]

Hey, (Crack) Rock!

Rock Racing Reveals Rosters For Tour de Georgia, Sea Otter. Culver City, Calif. — Rock Racing will field a line-up for the Tour de Georgia presented by AT&T that includes a world time trial champion, an Olympic gold medalist, Tour de France yellow jersey, polka-dot jersey and white jersey wearers and a three-time U.S. national […]

Too Funny!

VeloNews posted the following article after my earlier post today on Rock Racing and the Tour de Georgia. Michael Ball: Georgia’s promoters had one condition, “Don’t freak us out.” Rock Racing team owner Michael Ball said Friday that his team earned an invite to the Tour de Georgia based on just one simple condition. “They […]