Strava launches Amgen Tour of California segment challenge

Head over to the Strava Blog for more details…

“We’ve teamed up with Amgen Tour of California (ATOC) to bring you a series of Segment Challenges that give you the chance to compare yourself against the world’s best on four iconic climbs of the 2012 Amgen Tour of California.”

The Mt. Baldy segment is the closest to OC, will you be going and testing yourself against the pro’s?

Even the pro’s have to deal with cars sometimes.

Omega Pharma-QuickStep still hopeful for Amgen Tour of California

Recovering in his hometown of Santa Rosa, California, Levi Leipheimer of Omega Pharma-QuickStep spoke to Cyclingnews about his accident and how this will impact his season.

While out training alone the day before the start of the Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco, Leipheimer was struck from behind by a car, which he estimates was traveling between 50 to 60 miles per hour. Read More via Cycling News