ATOC Pro Bike: Jesse Anthony’s Orbea Orca Silver

  • By Nick Legan
  • Published May. 18, 2011

SAN JOSE, Calif. (VN) — Jesse Anthony made his mark in cycling while covered in mud. He’s a cyclocrosser with serious credentials. Riding on the road for Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth, he’s an aggressive racer who loves the breakaways.

True to form he was at it during Wednesday’s ATOC stage, bravely attacking ahead of some of the race’s biggest climbs. His Orbea Orca Silver certainly seemed up to the task.

FILED UNDER: Amgen Tour of California / Bikes and Tech / Pro Bikes TAGS: /

Nick Legan

Nick Legan

After graduating from Indiana University with honors and a degree in French and journalism, Nick Legan jumped straight into wrenching at Pro Peloton bike shop in Boulder for a few years. Then, he began a seven-year stint in the professional ranks, most recently serving for RadioShack at the Tour de France and the Amgen Tour of California. He also worked for Garmin-Slipstream, CSC, Toyota-United, Health Net and Ofoto. Legan served as the VeloNews tech editor 2010-2012 before sliding across the line into public relations.

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