Tour of California sets tough route for 2016

The eleventh edition of the race between San Diego and Sacramento will feature 2014 winner Sir Bradley Wiggins ahead of the Rio Olympics

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The route for the 2016 Tour of California has been revealed, with the eleventh edition of the race starting in San Diego and travelling north across eight stages to the overall finish in the state capital Sacramento on May 22.

Sir Bradley Wiggins has confirmed he will participate in the race as he prepares for the Olympic road race in Rio that August.

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