America’s largest cycling race will return to the Central Coast next year. Monterey will host the start of Stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California on May 14th. Cyclists will travel 100-miles along the Pacific Ocean before ending in Cambria. The Tour of California is an eight-day Tour de France-style cycling road race that starts in Sacramento on May 11th and ends in Thousand Oaks on May 18th. Monterey County last hosted the Tour of California in 2006. For more information, go to www.amgentourofcalifornia.com.