Abbott Is New USA Road Champion

The final three Stars-and-Stripes of the 2010 USA Cycling Juniors, U23, Elite Road National Championships were awarded on Sunday as Mara Abbott (Peanut Butter & Co TWENTY12) used a late-race attack to grab her second elite women’s road race national title. Lawson Craddock (Hot Tubes) completed the sweep winning the junior men’s 17-18 road race after earning the time trial and criterium titles earlier in the week. Michael Olheiser (TriStar Cycling Team) won the elite men’s road race to cap off the week’s action in Bend.

Aerocat’s Dotti Wins Hyde Park Blast

Aerocat’s Juan Pablo Dotti avoided a late race crash to win the Hyde Park Blast Criterium ahead of Clayton Barrows (AXA equitable-CRCA) and Chris Uberti (Team Panther p/b competitive cyclist). Though he went down in the crash, Isaac Howe (Mt Khakis f/b Jittery Joe’s) still leads the USACrits Series.