Want to know what it’s like to ride your bike on a professional cycling tour’s route? Now you can – right here in
The ride is approximately 21-miles and will take you on the same route that seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong and 2008 Amgen Tour of California winner Levi Leipheimer will ride when they speed through Modesto on Wednesday, May 19. Everyone is invited to experience a part of the internationally recognized Amgen Tour of California road race route. Sign-ups are not required, but helmets are!
Mark your calendars! The Stage 4 Finish in Modesto has an approximate finish time of 3:15 p.m. at the intersection of 12th and I Streets; leading up to the high-speed dash for the finish, is an afternoon filled with free activities for the whole family beginning at 11 a.m. in Downtown Modesto. With three large screen televisions to watch the race and a Lifestyle Festival rivaling any healthy living expo to date, Modesto is the place to be on Wednesday, May 19, as race organizers are expecting 20,000 fans along the circuit route and the likes of Lance Armstrong and Levi Leipheimer, along with more than 120 other professional cyclists.
For more information and a route map, visit www.tourofcalifornia-modesto.com.