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Amgen Tour of California 2010

Lance Armstrong, Team Radio Shack, cases race leader Dave Zabriskie, Team Garmin, through the streets of Livermore, CA during stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California.

Congratulations to Michael Roger, Team HTC-Columbia,  on winning the 2010 Amgen Tour of California 33.08’30″. Hats off to Utah native and America’s Time Trial Champion David Zabriskie, Team Garmin-Transition, for finishing 2nd 33.08’39″,  and Levi Leipheimer, Team Radio Shack, finishing 3rd 33.08’55″.

Team Radio Shack chases Team Garmin-Transitions through Livermore, Ca.

Levi Leipeimer breaks from the peleton with Michael Rogers pursuing him up Bonny Doon Road during Stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California.

Steven Cozza, Team Garmin-Transitions leads the peleton up Bonny Doon Road during stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California.

Race leader Dave Zabriskie, team Garmin-Transitions, (Yellow Jersey)  tucked safely in the peleton as they race through the streets of Modesto, CA during stage 4 of the Amgen Tour California.

Lars Boom, team Rabobank, enters the streets of Modesto, CA attempting a stage win during Stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California.

The 2009 Tour of France 2nd place finisher Andy Schleck of Team Saxo Bank, center, makes his way through the streets of Maodesto, CA.

Team BMC’s Alexander Kristoff, left, and the USA’s national champion George Hincapie have a chat after the completion of stage 4 in Modesto, Ca.

Fans attempt to get a glimpse of Lance Armstrong before the start of Stage 4 in San Jose, Ca.

Lance Armstrong in San Jose, CA.

Belgium national champion Tom Boonen’s of  Team Quickstep bike.

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Amgen Tour of California

Congratulations to Levi Leipheimer (Astana) on winning The Amgen Tour of California for a third straight year. Hats off to Utah native and America’s Time Trial Champion David Zabriskie (Garmin-Slipstream) for finishing 2nd.

Levi IGLevi Leipheimer (Astana) chased by Thomas Peterson (Garmin-Slipstream) trough the streets of Santa Cruz during stage 2 Sausalito to Santa Cruz. Peterson won the stage, Leipheimer took the Yellow Jersey.

Lance crowd IGOf course all the attention was on the man, Lance Armstrong (Astana) who finished 7th not bad for domestique. This image was taken before Stage 3 San Jose to Modesto. The crowds where huge, all wanting to see the legend.

lance peleton IGThe peloton makes it way toward the finish line during stage 2. Armstong in yellow helmet.

Peleton sj IGThe peloton makes it way along Downtown San Jose during rain storm.
Seagull IGThis seagull had the best view of the race in Santa Cruz.

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