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U.S. National Team Set to Compete at the 2019 UCI Road World Championships

72-time National Champ Coryn Rivera, 7-time World Champion Chloe Dygert and 5-time Road World Championships rider Lawson Craddock leading Team USA in Yorkshire.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The U.S. National Team starts competing at the 2019 UCI Road World Championships on Monday, September 23rd with the Women Junior Individual Time Trial in Yorkshire, Great Britain. Between the 23rd and 29th of September, Team USA will have athletes competing in a total of ten races categories; Women Junior, Men Junior, Men U23, Women Elite and Men Elite across the disciplines of Individual Time Trial (ITT) and Road Race.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Monday, 9/23

Women Junior Individual Time Trial 

  • U.S. National Team riders: Zoe Ta-Perez (Orange, Calif.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Megan Jastrab (Apple Valley, Calif.; Rally UHC Cycling)
  • Time: 3:10am-4:45am MT 
  • Start location: Harrogate/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 14 km (1 lap)
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 3:00am MT

Men Junior Individual Time Trial

  • U.S. National Team riders: Quinn Simmons (Durango, Colo.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Michael Garrison (Decatur, Ga.; LUX Cycling Development Team)
  • Time: 6:10am-9:40am MT 
  • Start location: Harrogate/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 28 km (2 lap)
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 6:30am MT

Tuesday, 9/24

Men U23 Individual Time Trial

  • U.S. National Team riders: 2015 & 2016 Junior World Champion & 2017 U23 World Championships Silver Medalist (ITT) Brandon McNulty (Phoenix; Rally UHC Cycling), 2016 Junior World Championships Bronze Medalist (ITT) Ian Garrison (Decatur, Ga.; Hagens Berman Axeon) 
  • Time: 3:10am-5:30am MT 
  • Start location: Ripon/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 30 km 
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 3:00am MT
  • Women Elite Individual Time Trial
  • U.S. National Team riders: 2008 & 2016 World Champion (ITT) Amber Neben (Lake Forest, Calif.; Cogeas-Mettler Pro Cycling), 2015 Junior World Champion (ITT) Chloe Dygert (Brownsburg, Ind.; Sho-Air TWENTY20), Leah Thomas (Santa Clara, Calif.; Bigla Pro Cycling), 
  • Time: 7:40am-9:45am MT 
  • Start location: Ripon/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 30 km 
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 7:30am MT

Wednesday, 9/25

  • Men Elite Individual Time Trial
  • U.S. National Team riders: Lawson Craddock (Austin, Texas; EF Education First Cycling Team), Chad Haga (McKinney, Texas; Team Sunweb)
  • Time: 6:10am-9:04am MT 
  • Start location: Northallerton/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 54 km 
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 6:00am MT

Thursday, 9/26

  • Men Junior Road Race
  • U.S. National Team riders: Quinn Simmons (Durango, Colo.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Gianni Lamperti (Sebastopol, Calif.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Michael Garrison (Decatur, Ga.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Magnus Sheffield (Pittsford, N.Y..; Hot Tubes Development Cycling Team), Matthew Riccitello (Tucson, Ariz..; LUX Cycling Development Team)
  • Time: 5:10am-8:45am MT 
  • Start location: Richmond/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 148 km 
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 5:00am MT

Friday, 9/27

  • Women Junior Road Race
  • U.S. National Team riders: Megan Jastrab (Apple Valley, Calif.; Rally UHC Cycling), Ava Sykes (Athens, Ga.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Zoe Ta-Perez (Orange, Calif.; LUX Cycling Development Team), Katie Clouse (Park City, Utah; DNA Pro Cycling Team), Gabrielle Lehnert (Eugene, Ore.; LUX Cycling Development Team)
  • Time: 1:40am-4:20am MT 
  • Start location: Doncaster/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 92 km 
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 1:30am MT
  • Men U23 Road Race
  • U.S. National Team riders: Brandon McNulty (Phoenix; Rally Cycling), Kevin Vermaerke (Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; Hagens Berman Axeon), Lance Haidet (Bend, Ore.; Aevolo Cycling), Ian Garrison (Decatur, Ga.; Hagens Berman Axeon), Matteo Jorgenson (Boise, Idaho; AG2R La Mondiale) 
  • Time: 7:40am-12:05pm MT 
  • Start location: Doncaster/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 192 km (3 laps)
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 7:00am MT

Saturday, 9/28

  • Women Elite Road Race
  • U.S. National Team riders: 2015 Junior World Champion (Road Race) Chloe Dygert (Brownsburg, Ind.; Sho-Air TWENTY20), Ruth Winder (Lafayette, Calif.; Trek-Segafredo), Leigh Ann Ganzar (Austin, Texas; Hagens Berman-Supermint), Coryn Rivera (Newport Beach, Calif.; Team Sunweb), Tayler Wiles (Fairfax, Calif.; Trek-Segafredo), Leah Thomas (Santa Clara, Calif.; Bigla Pro Cycling), Katharine Hall (Saratoga, Calif.; Boels-Dolmans)
  • Time: 4:40am-9:00am MT 
  • Start location: Bradford/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 150 km (3 laps)
  • Broadcast info: TBA

Sunday, 9/29

  • Men Elite Road Race
  • U.S. National Team riders: Alex Howes (Denver; EF Education First), Lawson Craddock (Austin, Texas; EF Education First), Chad Haga (McKinney, Texas; Team Sunweb), Neilson Powless (Roseville, Calif.; Team Jumbo-Visma)
  • Time: 1:40am-8:40am MT 
  • Start location: Leeds/ Finish location: Harrogate/ Distance: 285 km (7 laps)
  • Broadcast info: Olympic Channel, 1:30am MT

To cheer for Team USA at the 2019 World Championships, please follow @UCI_Cycling and @USACyclingLIVE on Twitter. For more about the 2019 UCI Road World Championships, please visit the event website at https://worlds.yorkshire.com 

For more information contact Guillermo Rojas (grojas@usacycling.org).