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Amgen Tour of California Stage 7: A Day at the Races
 
By Janna Trevisanut
Date: 2/27/2006
Amgen Tour of California Stage 7: A Day at the Races
 

Under hazy skies that cleared just in time for the final sprint, a couple hundred thousand fans turned out for the final stage of the inaugural Amgen Tour of California final stage in Redondo Beach Sunday afternoon. We can't wait for next year!

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Announcer Dave Towle on the job.
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This way, young lady.
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A good day for girls in CSC shirts...
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Scott Coady  - It's California, Baby!
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Stay tuned for news about Scott's upcoming film!
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No Bicycle Crossing here...
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Officers Glen Glaser and Donald Clotworthy travelled with the race all week.
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The California Highway Patrol played a pivotal part in this race - and you could ask for no better drivers on a race course.
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Just beyond the race, a lazy day in the harbor.
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The Toyota-United Pro bus.
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Here they come!
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And there they go.
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And to think, they could be racing in Belgium instead...
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The DP's own Scott Schaffrick wants to go here!
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Thanks to the Amgen Tour of California for such terrific media cooperation!
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What a way to sight-see...
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Once fancy machine...
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Photographers of repute getting ready to catch the final sprint (Casey Gibson and Scott Schaffrick)
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Scott checks the monitor to see where the riders are.
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Dave Towle talks to race winner Floyd Landis while ESPN cameras roll.
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The day's podium.
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Olaf Pollack wins a surfboard - only in Southern California...
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 Hmm, wonder if this will fit in my bike bag...
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The CEO of Amgen - thank you, sir!

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The CSC team

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The boys feel a little rowdy...
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Long shadows on the Mavic cars signal the end of a great racing day.
 
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