KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Friday night, the streets of Knoxville were filled with professional cyclists, zooming past crowds of people for the USA Cycling Criterium.
Para-cyclists started things off Friday afternoon. The winner – Freddy De Los Santos. He was injured in the Iraq War, today becoming a National Champion.
The women’s group set off next, racing for 70 minutes. At the end, Emma White grabbed first place, becoming a National Champion.
The men’s group pedaling the last Crit of the night, with Travis McCabe ending the race as the leader of the pack – and a National Champion. Again.
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