Well, it was really really really wet out there but tons of people were out in Davis nevertheless. I got some pics — although my phone cam was not working great in the pouring rain. Anyway – here they are, including one of Floyd Landis ..
Get ready Davis. Not only will Davis host a stage of the Tour of California this year, but new reports are today confirming the rumors – Lance Armstrong will apparently race in the Tour of California for the Astana team. See for example
So Stage 2, February 15th, will be a big big Day for Davis.
Big big news for Davis. Stage 2 of the Tour of California in 2009 will start in Davis (after Stage 1 which starts and ends in Sacramento).
Also see the SacBee story here
- Stage 1, Saturday, Feb. 14 – Sacramento
- Stage 2, Sunday, Feb. 15 – Davis to Santa Rosa
- Stage 3, Monday, Feb. 16 – Sausalito to Santa Cruz
- Stage 4, Tuesday, Feb. 17 – San Jose to Modesto
- Stage 5, Wednesday, Feb. 18 – Merced to Clovis
- Stage 6, Thursday, Feb. 19 – Visalia to Paso Robles
- Stage 7, Friday, Feb. 20 – Solvang (individual time trial)
- Stage 8, Saturday, Feb. 21 – Santa Clarita to Pasadena
- Stage 9, Sunday, Feb. 22 – Rancho Bernardo to Escondido
Here are some pics and videos of the Amgen Tour of California as it left Davis, CA on Road 102.
Here are some videos too.