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Armstrong to invade the Bay Area en route to Paris

Armstrong to invade the Bay Area en route to Paris

California Correspondent December 4, 2008 0

Today the Tour de of California route was announced. Stage 2 of the race will start in the seaside town of Sausalito, sending Lance Armstrong and the peloton over the Golden Gate bridge on

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Tour de France training apparently includes surfing

Tour de France training apparently includes surfing

California Correspondent December 2, 2008 0

If you follow Lance’s Twitter account, you’d know that yesterday he gave an interview to the AP confirming his plans to race in the 2009 Tour de France, and then 3 hours later he

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A Photo from the Future: July 2009, Paris

A Photo from the Future: July 2009, Paris

California Correspondent September 9, 2008 1

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It’s official: Lance Armstrong back in 2009

It’s official: Lance Armstrong back in 2009

California Correspondent September 9, 2008 0

Cycling has seen a steep decline in viewership, sponsorship, and respect since Lance Armstrong took his final bow after winning his 7th consecutive Tour de France in 2005. Yesterday we heard reports from UCI

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The Spanish Have More Heart Than The French

The Spanish Have More Heart Than The French

California Correspondent September 6, 2008 0

Unlike the 2008 Tour de France, where the French won an insignificant number of stages and not a single Frenchman landed in the top 10 overall, the 2008 Vuelta a España is being dominated

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Armstrong wins Gold with a little help from the Interweb

Armstrong wins Gold with a little help from the Interweb

California Correspondent August 27, 2008 0

In a totally novel geeky use of technology, Kristin Armstrong, the US Olympic Gold Medalist in the women’s cycling time trial, says that in training for the Olympics, she rode the bike course in

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The United States Masked Marauders

The United States Masked Marauders

California Correspondent August 5, 2008 0

With the Olympics starting in just a few days, US cyclicsts have been spotted rolling into Beijing sporting specially designed surgical-type masks to protect them from the air pollution. These masks raise three questions

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Kate Hudson goes from Lance Armstrong back to Eric Lindros

Kate Hudson goes from Lance Armstrong back to Eric Lindros

King Ing July 31, 2008 1

When Perez Hilton reports something, I used to believe it as the truth. But after he reported Fidel Castro was dead, I had to second guess my thinking. So take this for what it

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NYPD Football Tryouts

NYPD Football Tryouts

California Correspondent July 30, 2008 0

The NYTimes has the complete story, but the YouTube video speaks for itself. Officer Pogan, an all-star football player in high school, hit the cyclist as if he were a halfback running along the

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Correction: Tour de France crashes not boring

Correction: Tour de France crashes not boring

California Correspondent July 19, 2008 0

Earlier this week I predicted this week’s stages of the Tour de France would be rather dull. I reached this conclusion because the courses were flat and didn’t lend to someone overtaking the yellow

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