Tanner and Dowsett Rock Tour of Utah Stage 1

Tanner and Dowsett Rock Tour of Utah Stage 1

David Tanner won Stage 1 of the Tour of Utah over Alex Dowsett after the pair escaped early on in the race.  The duo were part of a larger break.  They stayed away, carrying a 1:30 gap over Big and Little Mountain, eventually finishing 26″ over the field.  Dowsett donned the yellow jersey after Taylor […]

Phinney Wins Tour of Utah Prologue

Phinney Wins Tour of Utah Prologue

Taylor Phinney (Trek-Livestrong) showed why he is the world champion pursuit rider in winning the Tour of Utah Prologue on August 17, 2010.  Full results below. Full photo gallery here. Top 5: Taylor Phinney Trek-LIVESTRONG 6:02:59 Alex Dowsett Trek-LIVESTRONG 6:05:45 Brent Bookwalter BMC Racing Team 6:13:79 Rory Sutherland United Healthcare Pro 6:14:13 Robert Lea On […]

Team Type 1 Gears Up for Tour of Utah

Team Type 1 Stacks Line-Up For ‘Toughest Race’ Salt Lake City – Team Type 1 is ready to meet the challenge posed by the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah – billed as “America’s Toughest Stage Race” – with an impressive roster that looks to continue the team’s recent run of success. Fabio Calabria and Javier Megias, two […]

The Tour of Utah Runs from 8-17 to 8-22. Will you be watching?

The Tour of Utah Runs from 8-17 to 8-22.  Will you be watching?

Come out and watch America’s best bike racers compete in America’s Toughest Stage Race – The Tour of Utah.  Visit tourofutah.com for details or see our August issue for a guide to watching the Tour.  The Prologue runs from 6-7:30 pm at the State Capitol (course runs along Bonneville Blvd).  Come early for the festival. […]

Bike Racing Glossary

Bike Racing Glossary

A Guide to Bike Racing Terms Compiled by Greg Overton Attack v. to accelerate from the front of a pack or peloton in order to create distance between yourself and the rest of the field. n. reference to an effort put forth. ‘The two-man attack stayed off the front until the finish.” Bacon n. scabs […]