Prepping for the 2011 Amgen Tour of California

  • By Nick Legan
  • Published May. 15, 2011

What exactly are the teams in the Amgen Tour of California doing the days before the race starts? Well, mostly they’re talking about how beautiful Lake Tahoe is and how bad the upcoming weather is going to be. Sunday’s stage is still up in the air, but on Saturday, everyone was out training and getting last-minute tasks accomplished. Here’s a quick highlights gallery.

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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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