Amgen Tour of California organisers laud peloton

AEG and Medalist Sports, the organisers of the Amgen Tour of California, closed the book today on what they called the "toughest Tour to date", but what was also the most seemlessly run and successful race as well. Not a drop of rain fell on the peloton in the race, which last year saw stage 1 and 2 affected by a late-season snow, and in previous years had riders brutalized by the cold rain of winter storms when the race was held in February.

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Laura Weislo
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Laura Weislo has been with Cyclingnews since 2006 after making a switch from a career in science. As Managing Editor, she coordinates coverage for North American events and global news. As former elite-level road racer who dabbled in cyclo-cross and track, Laura has a passion for all three disciplines. When not working she likes to go camping and explore lesser traveled roads, paths and gravel tracks. Laura specialises in covering doping, anti-doping, UCI governance and performing data analysis.