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Racing or not, there’s still work to be done at the 2011 Amgen Tour of California

  • By Nick Legan
  • Published May. 15, 2011
  • Updated May. 16, 2011 at 6:41 PM EDT

Just because the race didn’t take place doesn’t mean that team riders and staff got a big break. It was all systems go until seconds before the start. So in many respects it was just another normal day at a stage race, albeit with a bit of time allocated for clearing snow from team vehicles.

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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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