Who to Watch – 2011 Tour of Utah

Who to Watch – 2011 Tour of Utah

Chase Pinkham (BISSELL Pro Cycling): With the Tour of Utah as one of his favorite races, look for Salt Lake City resident Chase to display his climbing prowess on his home turf. In only his second year as a professional cyclist, Chase scored top ten finishes in both the time trial and road race at this year USA Cycling Professional Championships.

The 2011 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah

The 2011 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah

With its punishing climbs, unpredictable weather conditions and stunning scenery the Tour of Utah has established itself as a “racer’s race. Now, thanks to our 2.1 UCI status, professional cyclists from the top teams in the world will get to experience what riders throughout the state, the west, and the nation have known for nearly a decade: The Tour of Utah is Americas Toughest Stage Race.

Leipheimer Vaults into Lead in Tour of Utah

Leipheimer Vaults into Lead in Tour of Utah

Levi Leipheimer (Mellow Johnny’s / Radio Shack) scored the stage win and the yellow jersey after soloing to victory on the slopes of Mt. Nebo with a gap of 51 seconds over 2009 Tour of Utah champion Francisco Mancebo (Canyon Bicycles). Leipheimer counterattacked Mancebo on the Nebo climb and held his lead over the last […]