Results from Day Two of the U.S. Paralympics Cycling National ChampionshipsCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - On day two of the U.S. Paralympics Cycling National Championships both men and women athletes competed in the pursuit at the velodrome in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Another unofficial world record was set today with Barbara Buchan's (Bend, Ore.) time of 4:34.565 in the pursuit. Meanwhile, U.S. Paralympics Cycling Resident Athlete Greta Neimanas (Colorado Springs, Colo./Chicago, Ill.) finished the pursuit with a time of 4:00.384.
The complete day's results are as follows:
Name, hometown/classification, time
Daniel Nicholson (Richmond, Va.)/CP3 4:18.720
Michael Farrell (Colorado Springs, Colo.)/CP4 4:05.814
Bruce Gordon (South Bend, Ore.)/LC1 5:31.070
Sam Kavanagh (Bozeman, Mont.)/LC2 5:13.880
Matt King (Colorado Springs, Colo.) and pilot Anton Quist (Washington, D.C.)/B1-34:43.788
Scott Smith (Tucson, Ariz.) and pilot Denny Vaughn (Tuscon, Ariz.)/B1-3
Clark Rachfal (Annapolis, Md.) and pilot Dave Swanson (Tuscon, Ariz.)/B1-3
Jennifer Schuble (Homewood, Ala.)/LC1/LC2/CP4 4:16.645
Greta Neimanas (Colorado Springs, Colo./Chicago, Ill.)/LC1/LC2/CP4 4:00.384
Allison Jones (Colorado Springs, Colo.)/LC3/CP3 4:49.746
Barbara Buchan (Bend, Ore.)/LC3/CP3 4:34.565
The trials will wrap-up on Friday, June 6th with the road time trials at Bear Creek Lake Park in Morrison, Colo., at 8 a.m.
Team nominations will take place Friday evening following competition
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