The first weekend of classics racing offers a mini Ronde at Omloop, an hour record attempt, and a sprinter's delight at Kuurne.
Evelyn Stevens trains with Davis Phinney and Neal Henderson for her hour record attempt in the 7-11 Velodrome in Colorado Springs.
Evelyn Stevens is confident ahead of hour record — she's aiming to beat the current record, as well as the all-time best distance.
Here's the first installation of VeloNews's weekly wrap-up of American racers and their results in the European pro peloton.
American Evelyn Stevens will aim to break the world hour record on the track in Colorado Springs at the end of February.
Great Britain's Lizzie Armitstead won the women's world road championship Saturday in Richmond; American Megan Guarnier finished third
America's top women time trialists hoped that Richmond would help settle the Olympic selection process. Instead, it made things murky.
The American women's contingent has a great shot at medalling in the world's TT, but they're also racing for spots on the Olympic team.
Richmond police recover Evelyn Stevens' bike, stolen Thursday from a downtown hotel
The cycling world will turn its attention to Richmond, Virginia starting this weekend at the UCI Road World Championships.