Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah 2012: BMC Racing

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Fresh from the Champs-Élysées in Paris and Box Hill in London, a number of noted professional cyclists eye the Wasatch Front to compete in the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Race organizers confirmed team rosters today, which include three members of the Team USA road cycling team -- Tim Duggan (Liquigas-Cannondale), Tyler Farrar (Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda), and Chris Horner (RadioShack-Nissan-Trek). Other top American riders confirmed are defending two-time Tour of Utah champion Levi Leipheimer (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) and seven-time national time trial champion Dave Zabriskie (Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda). The UCI 2.1-sanctioned stage race, which will begin on Tuesday, August 7 in Ogden, will feature athletes from 23 countries this year.

www.BikeWearWorld.com and www.uRide.tv are on location in Utah for the Tour of Utah (ToU). Fresh from the Champs-Élysées in Paris and Box Hill in London, a number of noted professional cyclists eye the Wasatch Front to compete in the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Three members of the Team USA road cycling team -- Tim Duggan (Liquigas-Cannondale), Tyler Farrar (Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda), and Chris Horner (RadioShack-Nissan-Trek) will be racing! Other top American riders confirmed are defending two-time Tour of Utah champion Levi Leipheimer (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) and seven-time national time trial champion Dave Zabriskie (Garmin-Sharp-Barracuda). The UCI 2.1-sanctioned stage race, which will begin on Tuesday, August 7 in Ogden, will feature athletes from 23 countries this year.A total of 17 professional teams accepted invitations to compete in the eighth edition of the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. A record seven of those teams also competed at the 99th Tour de France. There are a total of 11 Olympians in the field, including seven American riders who have competed in the Olympic Games from 2000 to 2012. At the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, 129 athletes will compete for six days across the mountains, valleys and plateaus of Utah, vying for UCI points, six different award jerseys and $129,000 in total prize money.

There are a total of 11 Olympians in the field, including seven American riders who have competed in the Olympic Games from 2000 to 2012. At the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, 129 athletes will compete for six days across the mountains, valleys and plateaus of Utah, vying for UCI points, six different award jerseys and $129,000 in total prize money.

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