Monday, May 9, 2016

Whole Athletes Soar at Home and Abroad

Christopher Blevins continues to shine this season with a huge victory at the Course de la Paix Juniors road stage race in the Czech Republic. Racing for Team USA, Blevins rode a consistently strong and tactically savvy race to take home the win in the prestigious UCI Nation's Cup event, also qualifying him to the 2016 Road World Championship Team.

Christopher Blevins
Blevins wins the Peace Race. (photo:

Meanwhile back in the US, Quinn Simmons and Anders Johnson led the charge on the dirt this weekend with impressive podium finishes in each of their events. Simmons took the win in a four-person Junior relay team at the 12-Hours of Mesa Verde in Colorado, while Johnson was the top Junior with 2nd overall in the Pro/Elite Soldier Mountain XC in Utah. 

Quinn Simmons
Simmons having a breakout Spring.

Anders Johnson
Johnson on the Pro/Elite podium.

Check out all the team's top-10 results here.

Next up for the Whole Athlete/Specialized riders is the USAC Spring European Race Camp, in which Christopher Blevins, Jason Rowton, and Kelsey Urban will go up against some of the world's best Juniors at the French Cup in Ussel and the UCI World Cup in Albstadt, Germany over the next two weekends.

Stay tuned for more exciting news!

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