‘Butter’ Hopes He Won’t Be Spread Over BMX Course

by Jim Slater WASHINGTON, July 20, 2008 (AFP) - Three-time world bicycle motocross (BMX) champion Kyle Bennett is nicknamed "Butter", but he is hoping some rival does not butt into his path and spread him across the Olympic course in Beijing. The 28-year-old American, known for his easy-going style on the bike, is among the medal contenders when the sport makes its Olympic debut … [Read more...]

USA Cycling Announces Final Three 2008 U.S.A. Beijing Olympic Team Members

Neben, Thorburn Added to Road Squad, McConneloug Rounds Out Mountain Bike Team (Website) www.usacycling.org Colorado Springs, Colo. (July 10, 2008)—USA Cycling announced today its three remaining nominees to the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team. After naming 21 of the 24 cyclists that will compete in Beijing on July 1, USA Cycling today confirmed road cyclists Amber Neben (Irvine, Calif.) and … [Read more...]

USA CYCLING ANNOUNCES 2008 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM

Full Men’s Team, Women’s Automatic Nominees Named for Beijing Colorado Springs, Colo. (July 1, 2008)—USA Cycling announced today 21 of its 24 nominees to the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team, including all 16 men’s athletes across the disciplines of road cycling, track cycling, mountain biking and bicycle motocross (BMX). Additionally, USA Cycling formally announced five automatic women’s … [Read more...]

USA CYCLING ANNOUNCES PLANS TO REMAIN IN COLORADO SPRINGS

National Governing Body Secures Office Building on City’s North Side COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (May 7, 2008)—USA Cycling announced today that the national headquarters for competitive cycling in the United States will remain in Colorado Springs. Thanks to the generous support of Nor’wood Development group and the El Pomar Foundation combined with the collective efforts of the City of … [Read more...]

LEW RACING BECOMES PART OF USA CYCLING HIGH PERFORMANCE TEAM

LEW RACING BECOMES PART OF USA CYCLING HIGH PERFORMANCE TEAM Aerodynamic Technologies Company Looks to Give American Cyclists Competitive Advantage USA Cycling Contact: Andy Lee (Tel.) 719.866.4867 (E-mail) alee@usacycling.org (Website) www.usacycling.org Lew Racing Contact: Lee Vaccaro (Tel.) 702.205.5766 (E-mail) leevaccaro@yahoo.com (Website) www.lewracing.com Colorado … [Read more...]

Press-Release: MARC GULLICKSON NAMED USA CYCLING MOUNTAIN BIKE AND CYCLO-CROSS PROGRAM MANAGER

MARC GULLICKSON NAMED USA CYCLING MOUNTAIN BIKE AND CYCLO-CROSS PROGRAM MANAGER Ten-Time World Championship Veteran, Team Manager to Guide Development and Elite Athlete Programs Contact: Andy Lee (Tel.) 719.866.4867 (Mobile) 719.231.2041 (E-mail) alee@usacycling.org (Website) www.usacycling.org Colorado Springs, Colo. (January 11, 2008)—Following the departure of Matt Cramer from the … [Read more...]

USA Cycling announces 2007 ‘Club of the Year’ recipients – Division I winner is Velo Club LaGrange Westwood

USA Cycling announces 2007 'Club of the Year' recipients Colorado Springs, Colo. (December 14, 2007)—USA Cycling announced today the recipients of its annual Club of the Year awards. Ten USA Cycling-sanctioned clubs received recognition for outstanding programs throughout the 2007 season and will receive complimentary registration fees for the 2008 racing season. Clubs were judged on … [Read more...]