2018 Amgen Tour of California: Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage 3 – Sacramento
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California State Capitol | 1315 10th St, Sacramento, California 95814
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Saturday, May 19, 2018
Amgen Tour of California 2018 Cycling Race
Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage 3 Presented By Amgen’s Breakaway From Heart Disease
Women’s Stage 3
43.5 miles / 70 kilometers
Women’s Rider Sign In: 10:15 am
Women’s Race Start: 10:50 am
Women’s Estimated Finish: 12:42 pm
Women’s Stage Information: https://
2018 Amgen Tour of California: Men’s Stage 7 / Women’s Stage 3
Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 8:30 am – 2:15 pm
California State Capitol, 1315 10th St, Sacramento, California
The Capitol Circuit has quickly earned the reputation as being one of the fastest and most technical courses in the country. This flat 2.2-mile course features six turns. It encompasses the State Capitol Building and passes several other notable state government buildings. This 90-minute race will begin shortly after the departure of the Men’s Stage 7. Both races will crown their overall champions following stage conclusions.
Men’s Stage 7
90.7 miles / 146 kilometers
Men’s Rider Sign In: 9 am
Men’s Race Start: 10:15 am
Men’s Estimated Finish: 1:39 pm
Men’s Stage Information: https://
Regarded as one of the most sports-friendly cities in the country, Sacramento welcomes the Amgen Tour of California for the ninth time. The festivities start with the men rolling across the iconic Tower Bridge into race-friendly West Sacramento. An hour later, the women will begin their final stage of a three-day race on the Capitol circuit.
After passing through West Sacramento, the men will follow the Sacramento River into the city of Woodland then traverse several rural roads in Yolo County. A quick sprint in Winters will see the race turn east and toward the final finish to Sacramento. This 90-mile stage is a sprinter’s paradise – no KOMs and virtually no elevation gains. Race fans will be rewarded with the peloton barreling down L Street to the finish line and the start of three loops around the infamous Capitol circuit to conclude the 2018 event in the shadow of the State Capitol Building. Sacramento has never failed to deliver one of the most exciting race finishes on the WorldTour Calendar, and the week’s big winners will be recognized in a special ceremony immediately following the race.
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