These are some shots of the Amgen Tour of California Prologue

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Racers warm up for the two mile time trial in Palo Alto

   

Below - Racers check out the route

Below - bicycle maintenance, and helmet fitting

       

Below - pick a bike, any bike

       

Below - Rock Racing is on the scene

       

Below - Rock Racing Rolls-Royce, High Road RV, Slipstream BMW

       

Below, the the starting ramp and chute

   

Below - Tyler Hamilton answers questions

Below - National Guard

Below - 1K Balloon

Below - Spare bikes ready

Below - Signs of the day