Name: Kristin Armstrong
Discipline: Road race, Time trial
Current Residence: Boise, Idaho
College: University of Idaho ’95, Exercise physiology
- 2012 Olympic Games, 35th (road race), gold medal in the individual time trial
- 2008 Olympic Games, gold (time trial), 25th (road race)
- 2004 Olympic Games, 8th (road race)
- Two-time Amgen Tour of California Women’s Time Trial champion (2011, 2012)
- 2009 UCI Road World Championships, 4th (road race)
- Two-time time trial world champion (2006, 2009)
- Three-time USA Cycling elite time trial national champion (2005-07)
Fun Facts: Worked as a project manager for an advertising agency...Competed in the 1999 Ironman World Championships in Hawaii... Diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the hips...Active with the YMCA, U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and community-building activities...Enjoys being a mom, mountain biking, cooking and Nordic skiing.
USA Cycling Bio
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Find out just about everything you need to know for the final countdown to the Rio Games.
Team USA's 15 Top Comeback Stories Of 2015
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Olympians Kristin Armstrong, Evelyn Stevens Just Miss Podium In Cycling Worlds Time Trial
Peggy Shinn Sept. 22, 2015
Two-time Olympic champion Armstrong finished fifth, while Stevens was sixth in Richmond, Va.
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Several U.S. cyclists are medal contenders at the 2015 UCI Road World Championships in Richmond, Virginia.
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Which off-the-field Team USA moments will we never forget from 2012?
Kristin Armstrong: Gold-Medal Mom
Peggy Shinn Aug. 01, 2012
Kristin Armstrong successfully defends her gold medal in the time trial in London.
Armstrong Wins Cycling Gold
Associated Press Aug. 01, 2012
By more than 15 seconds, Armstrong earned her second straight Olympic gold
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Take a look back at all the action on Day 2
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