| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:38 PM
CALVI, Corsica -- Australian sprinter Simon Gerrans held off a late charge by Peter Sagan to win Monday’s hilly third stage of the Tour de France by less than half a wheel.
Belgian rider Jan Bakelants did enough in the sweltering heat to keep...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Orica Greenedge won the team time trial Tuesday on the fourth stage of the Tour de France to put veteran Australian rider Simon Gerrans in the race leader's yellow jersey.
Considered an outsider to win the 15.5-mile dash along the streets of the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:31 PM
George Hincapie lived through the so-called golden age of cycling in the 1990s and 2000s that included the infamous doping problems of Tyler Hamilton, Floyd Landis, and finally, after years of denial, Lance Armstrong.
"There's no doubt that when I...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 11:14 PM
It was the first time Imperial cyclist Kenny Caldera competed in a four-event stage race, but judging by his stellar results it certainly won’t be his last.
As part of the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Customs and Border Protection,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:16 PM
At least 140 competitors are slated to take to the streets for this weekend’s Tour of Washington County bike races, which will begin in Hagerstown’s Arts and Entertainment District Friday night.
On Saturday, the racers will move to...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Colleen Gulick was extremely busy last weekend, not that she's any stranger to being busy. The 22-year-old from Spring City, Chester County, has been riding at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown practically since she learned to pedal a...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:54 PM
The crowd lining South Potomac Street in Hagerstown grew anxious Friday night awaiting the first of a series of bike races to begin the three-day Tour of Washington County.
Rhythmically pounding on the metal gates that separated them from a .0.8-mile...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 11:49 AM
It was a glorious day in 1993 when Lance Armstrong won America's top professional bicycle race, the annual CoreStates U.S. Pro Cycling Championship in Philadelphia.
My wife and I were there and we were just a few feet from the award ceremonies after the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Matt Baranoski sat stone-faced while Marty Nothstein introduced the European cyclists who are in Trexlertown this month to help kick off the 2013 World Series of Bicycling international professional racing series, which begins Friday night at the Valley...
| May 29, 2013
| 5:40 AM
On a recent Friday evening, a carnival on wheels took to the streets of Baltimore. Women decked out in chandelier earrings juggled floor-length or knee-high dresses on bicycles. Men wearing bow ties and blazers peddled mountain bikes, while one young...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Amby Burfoot says he has surprised himself this year.
The 66-year-old Emmaus resident is training more and running more than he has in 20 years, and he's been doing it at a perfect time.
On Monday, Burfoot will toe the line for the start of the Boston...