USA Cycling Para-cycling National Championships

Information for Para-cyclists

The USA Cycling Para-cycling National Championships will take place in Madison, WI July 4-6.

Complete event details, including schedules, course maps, and profiles can be found on the USA Cycling website:

https://www.usacycling.org/2014/amateur-road-para-nationals

Below is some additional information specific to the Para-cycling portion of the event.

U.S. Paralympics Hotel: U.S. Paralympics and USA Cycling will conduct various meetings with Para-cycling athletes at the Double Tree by Hilton in Madison. 525 W Johnson St, Madison WI 53703.

Para-cycling Event & Meeting Schedule:

Thursday, July 3rd

10:45am: Meet and Greet ride at the Time Trial Course
U.S. Para-cycling Staff will ride the time trial course beginning at 11:00 a.m. This is a casual, fun ride to preview the course and talk with athletes and staff, and is not mandatory. Park at Trek by 10:45 and ride departs at 11:00 am sharp.

5:00 – 6:30pm: Para-cycling Packet Pickup

The Madison Concourse Hotel · 1 West Dayton Street · Madison, Wisconsin 53703

Final Para-cycling TT start lists will be posted here
note: Packet pickup also available at Waterloo the morning of the TT

7:00pm: Para-cycling Technical Meeting

The Madison Concourse Hotel · 1 West Dayton Street · Madison, Wisconsin 53703

Friday, July 4th

7:00am – 2:00pm: Packet Pickup @ the TT course, Waterloo

All Day: USA Cycling Para-cycling National Time Trial Championship

Waterloo, WI. Start times posted at technical meeting, online, and the morning of the TT

Saturday, July 5th

7:00am – Packet Pickup @ the RR course,

8:00am – USA Cycling Para-cycling Road Race Championship

5:00pm – Meeting with Road Worlds Hopefuls
(more info on this at the technical meeting)

Sunday, July 6th

7:00am – 12:00 noon – Packet Pickup @ crit course, dwntwn Madison

12:30 pm – USA Cycling Para-cycling Criterium Championship

Downtown Madison, WI note: C1-5 m/w categories only. No tandems, trikes, or handcycles.

Classification: U.S. Paralympics will conduct national classification at the Double Tree by Hilton in Madison. Classification appointments are available to athletes who have not yet been evaluated by the UCI or by U.S. Paralympics. To make a classification appointment, please email Erin Popovich: erin.popovich@usoc.org or call her at: 719.238.9580.

Additional Information:

  • Final Time Trial Distances in Madison for Para-cyclists are as follows:

  • WT1, MT1, WT2: 9k

  • All Handcycles: 20k

  • MT2: 20k

  • MC1, MC2, MC3: 20k

  • WC1, WC2, WC3, WC4, WC5: 20k

  • MC4, MC5: 28k

  • MTandem, WTandem: 28k

NOTE: Exact TT distance that will be utilized for selection purposes will be determined on race day, as measured by U.S. Paralympics Cycling and USA Cycling staff.