Saturday, December 13, 2014

Amgen ToC Women’s TT Earns UCI Sanction

US time trail champ Alison Powers (Team Type 1) finished second in the opening time trial.

http://cyclingillustrated.com/amgen-womens-tt-earns-uci-sanction/

2015 AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA WOMEN’S INVITATIONAL TIME TRIAL
RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS UCI SANCTION 
LOS ANGELES (Dec. 12, 2014) – As the Amgen Tour of California continues to expand its annual women’s race, its efforts to elevate the extraordinary achievements of female cyclists continue to be recognized by numerous individuals, organizations and governing bodies including USA Cycling and the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), which has given the 2015 Amgen Tour of California women’s Invitational Time Trial, the highest level of sanction for a non-world cup event of 1.1.