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CYNISCA AND USA CYCLING TEAM UP TO GET MORE WOMEN TO EUROPE AHEAD OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

FROM OUR USA CYCLING PARTNER: By: Jim Rutberg  September 22, 2022 Skylar Schneider and Heidi Franz made their way on to the World Championships team with a little help from Cynisca Cycling. After announcing a partnership with new American-licensed Continental professional women’s team, Cynisca Cycling, in July 2022, USA Cycling supported a team of elite women for a block of European races …

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  • September 22, 2022

Cynisca Cycling Welcomes Robin Farina as Operations Director

Cynisca Cycling announces the appointment of Robin Farina as the team’s operations director. Farina joins current Director Sportif Marion Clignet to provide riders a high-level, women-driven director structure. She will also help behind-the-scenes, handling travel logistics, acting as team liaison with coaches for individual training, coordinating race schedules and more. “As a former professional rider and team director, Robin knows …

IN THE NEWS: Six Riders Added to USA Cycling’s 2022 Road World Championships Team

Since the initial team announcement, there have been several changes to the team heading to Wollongong this week. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – On August 26, USA Cycling announced the athletes representing the United States at the 2022 UCI Road World Championships in Wollongong, Australia, on September 18-25, 2022. Since that announcement, there have been several changes to the team. Between the UCI …

Cynisca Cycling Sponsors USA Cycling Team, Helping More American Women Compete Internationally

August 14, 2022 — USA Cycling’s new women’s development program, sponsored by Cynisca Cycling, raced their second race of the season in France at La Picto-Charentaise. The team of Skylar Schneider, Shayna Powless, Heidi Franz, Erica Clevenger, Cara O’Neil, and Kyleigh Spearing raced the one-day event covering 120 kilometers from Poitiers to Chatellerault, France. Schneider took 2nd and teammate Powless placed 7th along with Franz winning the Queen of the …

IN THE NEWS: Cynisca Team Aims to Spark U.S. Women’s Revival

SAINT MARTORY, France, July 23 – Reuters reporter Julien Pretot joined Cynisca Cycling at the team launch at Château de Saint-Martory and spoke with team co-founders Jeff Jones and Chris Gutowsky. Here’s a link to the article. “As the women’s Tour de France departs from Paris on Sunday, an American second-tier team is quietly settling in at a luxurious location …

Cynisca Cycling, New Pro Women’s Team Announced, Creating More Opportunities for Female Cyclists

Team Plans to Bring More American Riders to Europe and World Tour Racing As popularity of women’s cycling continues to climb, advocates of increasing the number of women at elite levels of the sport announced today a new American-licensed Continental professional women’s team, Cynisca Cycling. The team also cut the ribbon on its European service course at Château de Saint-Martory …

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  • July 20, 2022

Marion Clignet Named Sports Director of New Cynisca Cycling Women’s Team

Six-time cycling world champion, former world-record holder, two-time Olympic silver medalist and first woman to coach a Tour de France men’s team brings experience and true grit to team Cynisca Cycling, a new pro women’s cycling team committed to advancing women in the sport both on and off the bike, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marion Clignet as …

World Première of Cynisca Cycling Women’s Team, Ribbon Cutting European Headquarters at Château de Saint-Martory

WHAT: World Première of Cynisca Cycling Women’s Team and ribbon cutting of the team’s European operational headquarters at Château de Saint-Martory, France. Cynisca is registering in the U.S. as a UCI continental team with the goal of being at the World Tour level within two years. The team is committed to helping a diverse, young group of U.S. and select …