Jim Burrell, the race director of the Amgen Tour of California, has told us that this is the largest crowd ever to witness a stage race in the United States; over 2 million spectators out on the road.–Craig Hummer.
Unequivocally, this has been the greatest success in terms of stage racing in the United States…–Craig Hummer.
“If you listen to the crowd, I think they were very happy that Lance was back.–Paul Sherwin
Yes, Lance is bad for cycling.
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