USA Cycling Championships: Olympians claims top spots in men and women’s Time Trials

USA Cycling Championship

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (WATE) — The first day of racing in the 2021 USA Cycling Professional Road National Championships is underway.

The winner of the men’s Individual Time Trial have been announced.

  • Bronze medal – Tejay Van Garderen
  • Silver medal – Chad Haga
  • Gold Medal – Lawson Craddock

Craddock came in with a time of 41:33.9 over the 20.7-mile course along Melton Hill Lake. Haga was 17.54 seconds behind him. Van Garderen had a time of 42:03.18. Lawson Craddock is a member of the Olympic men’s road-long team.

The winners of the women’s Individual Time Trial have been announced.

  • Bronze medal – Leah Thomas
  • Silver medal – Amber Neben
  • Gold medal – Chloe Dygert

Dygert came in with a time of 30:11.22 over the 13.8-mile course along Melton Hill Lake. Neben was just 27 seconds behind with a time of 30:38.74. Thomas came in at 31:01.60

All three are heading to the 2020 Olympics.

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