Preview: 2019 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships

By Olivia Truby | March 13, 2019, 10:59 a.m. (ET)

To begin the 2019 track season, Team USA is set to compete at the 2019 UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships, which run March 14-17 in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. Twelve U.S. athletes will compete for world titles, including five Paralympians. Three athletes, including Joe Berenyi (Oswego, Illinois), Samantha Bosco (Upland, California) and Jamie Whitmore (Somerset, California) will look to defend their podium finishes from the 2018 world championships. For more information on the 2019 world championships, click here, and for a day-by-day schedule, click hereFollow U.S. Paralympics Cycling on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for updates throughout the event.

Take a look at which 2018 world championship events each returning podium finisher is looking to defend:

Joe Berenyi

 

2018 world championships results:

  • Gold: C3 1-kilometer time trial
  • Bronze: C3 individual pursuit

Samantha Bosco 

2018 world championships results:

  • Bronze: C4 individual pursuit

Jamie Whitmore 

 

2018 world championships results:

  • Bronze: C3 individual pursuit, time trial and scratch race