2019 Amgen Tour of California – Stage 1 Recap
Charles Planet rode like wildfire at the opening stage of Amgen Tour of California and was awarded the “Most Courageous” award. Watch the highlights of a memorable day for our Changing Diabetes squad in Sacramento with Charles lighting it up in the breakaway and teammate Andrea Peron taking a solid 11th place on the stage.
Team Novo Nordisk Kicks off the Tour of California with Podium
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 1 Start/Finish: Sacramento/Sacramento, CA, USA Distance: 143 kilometers Sacramento, California — Team Novo Nordisk’s Charles Planet earned the Amgen Breakaway from Cancer Most Courageous Rider Jersey after spending 125 kilometers in the breakaway including a late-race solo attack on Stage 1 of the Amgen Tour of California. “The plan from…
2019 Amgen Tour of California – Stage 2 Recap
“I think it was one of the hardest stages I ever did. Today it felt like all we did was climbing today. It was cool to wear this jersey, but there was a lot of suffering.” Watch Charles Planet recap his day in the Amgen Tour of California Most Courageous Jersey.
Planet Proudly Wears Most Courageous Jersey on Tour of California Stage 2
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 2 Start/Finish: Rancho Cordova/South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA Distance: 214.5 kilometers South Lake Tahoe, California — Team Novo Nordisk stood front and center at the startline of Stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California with Frenchman Charles Planet proudly wearing the Amgen Breakaway from Cancer Most Courageous Rider…
Planet Sprints to First World Tour Top 20 on Tour of California Stage 3
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 3 Start/Finish: Stockton/Morgan Hill, CA, USA Distance: 208 kilometers Morgan Hill, California — Charles Planet survived a hard day of climbing and sprinted to a career best Top20 result in a World Tour race, crossing the line in 17th place after a long day in the saddle on Stage…
Henttala Lights Up Tour of California Stage 4 in Breakaway
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 4 Start/Finish: Laguna Seca/Morro Bay, CA, USA Distance: 214.5 kilometers Morro Bay, California — Joonas Henttala showed his fighting spirit on Stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California showcasing Team Novo Nordisk’s jersey in the day’s breakaway for nearly 200 km. Not even a gloomy, rainy start in…
Team Novo Nordisk Battles Windswept Stage 5 at Tour of California
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 5 Start/Finish: Pismo Beach/Ventura, CA, USA Distance: 219.5 kilometers Ventura, California — Team Novo Nordisk put in a solid team performance on Stage 5 of the Amgen Tour of California on a long and hard day dominated by gale force winds and high speed. The sun played hide-and-seek this…
TNN Tests Their Legs on Tour of California Queen Stage
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 6 Start/Finish: Ontario / Mount Baldy, CA, USA Distance: 127.5 kilometers Mount Baldy, California – Friday’s stage 6 of the 2019 Amgen Tour of California served as the race’s Queen Stage and with Mt. Baldy’s summit finish featuring a 8.2km climb with an average gradient of 8.4%, it lived up to its billing….
2019 Amgen Tour of California – Stage 7 Recap
“My teammates were fantastic. They wanted a top result as much as me. It was a big target to do a top 10 in the World Tour and I’m happy I could achieve it.” Watch Andrea Peron sprint to 8th on the final stage of the 2019 Amgen Tour of California.
Team Novo Nordisk Scores Historic Top 10 at Tour of California Closer
Race: Amgen Tour of California, Stage 7 Start/Finish: Santa Clarita / Pasadena, CA, USA Distance: 127.5 kilometers Pasadena, California – Team Novo Nordisk’s Andrea Peron sprinted to eighth place on the final stage of the Amgen Tour of California. The top 10 is the world’s first all-diabetes professional cycling team’s best result at a World Tour event in…