Following last month's announcement of USA Cycling's 2008 National Championship dates and locations, the national governing body announced today that the 2008 USA Cycling Elite, U23 and Junior Road National Championships and Junior Track National Championships will be held in Southern California in mid-August.
The USA Cycling Elite, U23 and Junior Road National Championships are scheduled for Aug. 7-11 in Orange County, while the USA Cycling Junior Track National Championships will be held at the ADT Event Center in Carson, Aug. 14-17.
USA Cycling awarded the road events to Jet Cycling in conjunction with Rock-n-Road Cyclery who will serve as the local organizing committee for the road race, time trial and criterium events.
Specific details related to event schedules and courses are still being determined and will be announced in the coming weeks.
Of USA Cycling's 15 National Championship events in 2008, three are yet to be announced - the USA Cycling Master Road National Championships, the USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships and the USA Cycling BMX National Championships. The three remaining 2008 national championship events are expected to be announced by Dec. 31, 2007.
2008 USA Cycling National Championships
July 4: USA Cycling Mountain Bike Marathon National Championships Breckenridge, Colorado
July 17-20: USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships Mount Snow Resort West Dover, Vermont
August 2-3: USA Cycling 24-Hour Mountain Bike National Championships 9-Mile County Forest Wausau, Wisconsin Aug. 7-11: USA Cycling Elite, U23 and Junior Road National Championships Orange Country, California
Aug. 14-17: USA Cycling Junior Track National Championships ADT Event Center Carson, California
August 16-17: USA Cycling Professional and Elite Criterium National Championships Downers Grove, Illinois
August 30-31: USA Cycling Professional Road and Time Trial National Championships Greenville, South Carolina
September 2-7: USA Cycling Master Track National Championships Hellyer Park Velodrome San Jose, California
September: 11-13: USA Cycling Collegiate Track National Championships 7-Eleven Velodrome Colorado Springs, Colorado
October 1-5: USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships ADT Event Center Carson, California
October 24-26: USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships Lees-McRae College Banner Elk, North Carolina
December 11-14: USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Championships Wyandotte County Park Kansas City, Kansas
TBA: USA Cycling BMX National Championships
TBA: USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships
TBA: USA Cycling Master Road National Championships
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