| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:04 AM
The International Olympic Committee has a tendency to make up rules that suit its purposes.
To wit: the attempt to impose a 2012 Olympic Games ban on any athlete who received a two-year doping suspension, even if that suspension expired before the...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:04 PM
About six weeks ago, a few readers sent emails complaining because the Tribune had given no coverage to local cyclist Christian Vande Velde’s victory in the U.S. Pro Challenge stage race in Colorado.
My response was to say we felt leery of writing...
| May 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Maybe the world of international cycling will be focused on the Giro d'Italia right now, but U.S. cycling fans can enjoy a race a little closer to home beginning this weekend with the Amgen Tour of California. The eight-stage race begins in Santa Rosa...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Leon Van Bon, a 1992 Olympic silver medal winner and two-time stage winner at the Tour de France, will compete in the U.S. Sprint Grand Prix on the opening night of the international professional World Series of Bicycling at the......