AMBER NEBEN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Neben eyeing US Nationals time trial as first test for Worlds defence

World time trial champion Amber Neben will line up in her rainbow jersey at the USA Cycling Professional National Championships in Knoxville, Tennessee on Saturday, aiming to add a second special jersey to her collection with the stars and stripes. But after a limited season and some experimentation with her training, the 42-year-old is looking at the race as a secondary goal to...
Via Cycling News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Time trial world champion Amber Neben signs for Virtu Pro-Véloconcept

Amber Neben will ride in the colours of Virtu Pro-Véloconcept Women in 2017, moving on from the BePink squad. The 41-year-old won her second world time trial title in 2016 after her 2008 victory and will join compatriot and fellow time trialist Carmen Small on the Danish squad now owned by former WorldTour manager Bjarne Riis and his business partner Lars Seier.   "I am excited...
Via Cycling News
December 23, 2016  |  Discuss

US rider Neben wins women's world time trial for 2nd time

DOHA, Qatar (AP) American cyclist Amber Neben won the women's world time trial title for the second time Tuesday. The 41-year-old Neben finished the 28.9-kilometer circuit in 36 minutes, 37.04 seconds at the Road World Championships in Doha. Ellen van Dijk of the Netherlands took the silver medal after finishing six seconds slower than Neben, and Katrin Garfoot of Australia was...
Via Associated Press
October 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Neben compensates for Olympic Games disappointment with Worlds time trial victory

Déjà vu all over again. After a summer spent waiting for an arbitration panel to rule on her unsuccessful appeal to be selected on the United States team for the Rio 2016 Olympics, Amber Neben found herself fretting over another verdict in the women's time trial at the UCI Road World Championships in Doha on Tuesday afternoon. The fastest of the day's early starters, Neben spent...
Via Cycling News
October 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Small, Neben lose arbitration cases over US Olympic spots

USA Cycling confirmed late Wednesday afternoon that Carmen Small and Amber Neben have lost their respective appeals over the governing body's Olympic selections. An arbitrator upheld USA Cycling’s selections for the 2016 Olympic Games Women's individual time trial. "The arbitrator held that USA Cycling's Selection Committee followed its Selection Procedures and fairly applied...
Via Cycling News
July 13, 2016  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Cycling News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Goalie carousel, big names highlight NHL free agency opening weekend

Best of Yardbarker: The Dodgers are on a mission

Reborn Royals streaking into July for one last run

The 'Happy birthday to the baddest man on the planet' quiz

Three Up, Three Down: A's rookies turn back the clock

The 'R.I.P. Lob City' quiz

Knicks tale of the tape: Phil Jackson vs. Isiah Thomas

BIG3 Week 2: The league adjusts as it heads to Charlotte

Zach Orr’s reported comeback is more than a labor loophole

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker