USA Cycling names nine to track team for World Championships

USA Cycling on Tuesday announced the nine-member UCI Track World Championships team that will compete in London March 2-6. Six women and three men will race for nine rainbow jerseys in the men's and women's omniums, points races and scratch races, women’s team pursuit, women’s individual pursuit and men's keirin. Bobby Lea, who earned an automatic nomination for the scratch...
Via Cycling News
February 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Bobby Lea appeal to CAS puts USA Cycling track Worlds team on hold

USA Cycling was due to name its team for the UCI Track World Championships on Friday, but the announcement was held up in legal limbo as the federation grapples with rules and looming deadlines after Bobby Lea appealed his 16-month doping ban to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). Lea, 32, was a bronze medalist in the 2015 world championships in the scratch race, but tested...
Via Cycling News
February 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Olympic cyclist Bobby Lea acknowledges positive doping test

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) Two-time Olympian Bobby Lea of the United States was suspended 16 months for doping Thursday after returning a positive test during the track cycling national championships earlier this year. Shortly after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency revealed the suspension, Lea said in a letter posted on his website that had taken the prescription painkiller Percocet...
Via Associated Press
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Bobby Lea tests positive for noroxycodone

Bobby Lea has received a 16-month suspension for a positive anti-doping control from the American national track championships on August 8 in Carson, California. Lea was considered America's best chance for a track medal at the Rio Olympic Games but his suspension will see the 32-year-old three-time Olympian banned from competition until December 2016. "We were very saddened...
Via Cycling News
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Iron Hill Twilight Criterium live on Cyclingnews

Criterium racers from across the US will line up for the penultimate race of the 2015 USA CRITS Championship Series at the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium held in West Chester, Pennsylvania on Saturday. Cycling fans can watch live streaming of the races on Cyclingnews beginning with the women’s race at 6:45 p.m. followed by the men’s race at 7:45 p.m. (EDT). Daniel Holloway (Alto...
Via Cycling News
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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