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Tour of California 2013

Stage 1: Escondido

Stage 1 Top – 3

  1. Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil – DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
  2. Francisco Mancebo Perez (ESP), 5-hour ENERGY presented by Kenda Racing Team (USA)
  3. Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Lieuwe Westra, Vacansoleil DCM
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Lieuwe Westra, Vacansoleil DCM
Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

 “It was a good surprise.
As for what that will mean for his team for the rest of the race,
“We won a stage, and we have a strong team.
We will see.”

– Lieuwe Westra, Stage 1 AToC 2013 winner

Stage 1 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil – DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil – DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Jasper Stuyven (BEL), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – James Stemper (USA), 5-hour ENERGY presented by Kenda Racing Team (USA)

Stage 2: Murrieta to Greater Palm Springs

Stage 2 Winner: Javier Acevedo of Jamis Hagens Berman wins Stage 2 and rides in yellow for Stage 3.

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Janier Alexis Acevedo, Jamis – Hagens Berman
Amgen Tour of California 2013, Janier Alexis Acevedo, Jamis – Hagens Berman Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 2 Top – 3

  1. Janier Alexis Acevedo (COL), Team Jamis – Hagens Berman (USA)
  2. Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
  3. Philip Deignan (IRL), UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team (USA)

Stage 2 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Janier Alexis Acevedo (COL), Team Jamis – Hagens Berman (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil – DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Sylvain Chavanel (FRA), Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Cycling Team (BEL)

Stage 3: Palmdale to Santa Clarita

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3 start
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3 start Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Juan Antonio Flecha, Vacansoleil DCM
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Juan Antonio Flecha, Vacansoleil DCM Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Philippe Gilbert, BMC Racing
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Philippe Gilbert, BMC Racing Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Michael Matthews, Orica GreenEdge, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3
Michael Matthews, Orica GreenEdge, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Tyler Farrar, Lawson Craddock, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3
Tyler Farrar, Lawson Craddock, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 3 Top – 3

  1. Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  2. Michael Matthews (AUS), ORICA GreenEDGE (AUS)
Michael Matthews, Orica GreenEdge, Amgen Tour of California 2013
Michael Matthews, Orica GreenEdge, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
  1. Tyler Farrar (USA), Team Garmin-Sharp (USA)
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Peter Sagan, Cannondale
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Peter Sagan, Cannondale Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 3 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Janier Alexis Acevedo (COL), Team Jamis – Hagens Berman (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil – DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Lieuwe Westra, Vacansoleil DCM
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Lieuwe Westra, Vacansoleil DCM Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Lawson Craddock, Bontrager
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Lawson Craddock, Bontrager Photo: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Chad Beyer (USA), Champion System Pro Cycling Team (CHN)

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Peter Sagan, Cannondale
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 3, Peter Sagan, Cannondale Photo: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 4: Santa Clarita to Santa Barbara

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Jens Voigt, RadioShack Leopard
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Jens Voigt, RadioShack Leopard Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 4 Top – 3

  1. Tyler Farrar (USA), Team Garmin-Sharp (USA)
  2. Ken Hanson (USA), Optum–Kelly Benefit Strategies
  3. Gianni Meersman (BEL), Omega Pharma–Quick-Step
Tyler Farrar, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4
Tyler Farrar, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4 Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Tyler Farrar, Garmin Sharp
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Tyler Farrar, Garmin Sharp Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Tyler Farrar, Garmin Sharp
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Tyler Farrar, Garmin Sharp Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 4 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Janier Acevedo (COL), Team Jamis – Hagens Berman (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Nathan Brown (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 4, Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 5: Santa Barbara to Avila Beach

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Andy Schleck
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Andy Schleck Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California Stage 5 Santa Barbara
Amgen Tour of California Stage 5 Santa Barbara Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 5 Top – 3

  1. Jens Voigt (GER), RADIOSHACK LEOPARD TREK (LUX)
  2. Tyler Farrar (USA), Team Garmin-Sharp (USA)
  3. Thor Hushovd (NOR), BMC Racing Team
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Jens Voigt
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Jens Voigt Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 5 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Jens Voigt (GER)
Tejay Van Garderen Amgen Tour of California 2013
Tejay Van Garderen Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Peter Sagan
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 5 Peter Sagan Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Andy Schleck
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Andy Schleck Photo Credit: Greg K Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 6: San Jose Individual Time Trial

TvTejay Van Garderen Amgen Tour of California 2013
Tejay Van Garderen Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 6 Men’s Time Trial Top – 3

  1. Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
  2. Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)
  3. Rohan Dennis (AUS), Team Garmin-Sharp (USA)

Stage 6 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Michael Rogers (AUS), Team Saxo-Tinkoff (DEN)

Stage 6 Women’s Time Trial Top – 3

  1. Evelyn Stevens (USA), Specialized-lululemon (USA)
  2. Alison Powers (USA), NOW and Novartis for MS (USA)
  3. Kristin McGrath (USA), Exergy Twenty16 (USA)

Stage 7: Livermore to Summit of Mount Diablo

Lucas Euser, United Healthcare, Amgen Tour of California 2013
Lucas Euser, United Healthcare, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media
Amgen Tour of California 2013, Aldo Ilesic, John Murphy, United Healthcare
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo Credit: Greg K. Hull © Chasing Light Media
Mitch Docker, ORICA GreenEDGE Amgen Tour of California 2013
Mitch Docker, ORICA GreenEDGE Amgen Tour of California 2013 Photo Credit: Greg K. Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 7 Top – 3

  1. Leopold König (CZE), Team NetApp-Endura (GER)
  2. Janier Acevedo (COL), Team Jamis – Hagens Berman (USA)
  3. Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
Aldo Ilesic, Jake Keough, Philip Deignan United Healthcare, Amgen Tour of California, Stage 7
Aldo Ilesic, Jake Keough, Philip Deignan United Healthcare, Amgen Tour of California, Stage 7 Photo: Kim Hull©Chasing Light Media
Tim Duggan, Saxo Tinkoff, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 7
Tim Duggan, Saxo Tinkoff, Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 7 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 7 Jersey Winners

  • Amgen Leader Jersey – Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)
  • Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)
  • Visit California Sprint Jersey – Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  • Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Lawson Craddock (USA), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)
  • Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Lieuwe Westra (NED), Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team (NED)

Stage 8: San Francisco to Santa Rosa

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 8
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 8 Photo Credit: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Stage 8 Top – 3

  1. Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
  2. Daniel Schorn (AUT), Team NetApp-Endura (GER)
  3. Tyler Farrar (USA), Team Garmin-Sharp (USA)
Peter-Sagan-Amgen-Tour-of-California-2013-Stage-8
Peter Sagan Amgen Tour of California 2013 Stage 8 Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Final Jersey Winners

Amgen Leader Jersey – Tejay van Garderen (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA)

Amgen Tour of California 2013 Tejay Van Garderen
Amgen Tour of California 2013 Tejay Van Garderen Photo: Kim Hull © Chasing Light Media

Nissan King of the Mountain Jersey – Carter Jones (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling (USA)

Visit California Sprint Jersey – Peter Sagan (SVK), Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)

Crunchies Best Young Rider Jersey – Jasper Stuyven (BEL), Bontrager Cycling Team (USA)

Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® Most Courageous Rider Jersey – Jason McCartney (USA), BISSELL Pro Cycling Team (USA)

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