Cycling (Bikes & Bicycles)

5:00am

Fri August 23, 2013
USA Pro Challenge

From Trains To Potholes, No Worry Too Small For NoCo Pro Cycling Organizers

Technical Co-chair of Northern Colorado Cycling Chris Johnson examines the last turn that pro cyclists will take on Stage 6 near Mountain Ave. and Peterson St.
Grace Hood KUNC

Northern Colorado organizers with the USA Pro Cycling Challenge have been working overtime to prepare for Saturday’s race stage. How hard have they been working?

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6:43am

Thu August 22, 2013

10:37am

Wed August 21, 2013
Sports

No Positive Tests For Doping At This Year's Tour De France

There were no positive doping tests during the 2013 Tour de France, officials say. Here, Chris Froome, the overall winner, steps into the anti-doping control bus after a stage in the race.
Pascal Guyot AFP/Getty Images

Hundreds of samples taken from riders in this summer's Tour de France found no signs of doping, officials say. The epic race, which was put on for the hundredth time in 2013, has been at the center of recent doping scandals.

Anti-doping officials say they took 202 blood and urine samples before the race began, and an additional 419 during competition. Nearly 200 of those samples were taken with the goal of creating a "biological passport" for riders, to establish a baseline of their body chemistry.

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6:00am

Mon August 19, 2013
Sports

USA Pro Challenge Returns To Colorado

The Pro Challenge peloton rides near Breckenridge during Stage 6 of the 2011 race.
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9:29am

Fri August 16, 2013
The Two-Way

After Fatal Crash With Cyclists, Driver's Tweets Help Spur Murder Charge

Originally published on Sat August 17, 2013 10:16 am

A stretch of Foothill Road in Pleasanton, Calif., near where police say Cody Hall, 18, lost control of his car and struck two cyclists. One cyclist died, and Hall was charged with murder this week.
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An 18-year-old California man stands accused of murder after law enforcement officials upgraded charges against him based on his tweets and driving history. Cody Hall was initially charged with manslaughter for allegedly losing control of his car, which struck and killed a woman riding her bike in Pleasanton, Calif.

The San Francisco Chronicle describes the June 9 incident:

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