George Hincapie Announces Retirement
3 time U.S. national road champ George Hincapie says the Tour de France and the USA Pro Cycling Challenge will be the last two races of his 19-year career.
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The Associated Press has learned that five-time Olympian and Tour de France veteran George Hincapie plans to retire from competitive cycling after the 2012 racing season.
Hincapie, who turns 39 on June 29, was expected to announce his decision Monday.
The American rider was a longtime aide for Lance Armstrong, helping him to win each of his seven Tour de France titles. Hincapie...
Five-time Olympian and Tour de France veteran George Hincapie will retire from cycling after the 2012 season, bringing to a close one of the most successful careers by an American rider.
Hincapie, who turns 39 on June 29, announced his decision in a statement Monday.
The affable, understated Hincapie was a longtime aide for Lance Armstrong during the mountain stages of the Tour...