Velonews: U.s. Pan American Games Roster Announced

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    USA Cycling announced Wednesday the men’s and women’s BMX, mountain bike, road, and track rosters for the 2015 Pan American Games, which will be held July 10-26 in Toronto.
    The 15-member team is made up of five automatic bids, nine coaching staff nominations and one athlete discretionary petition.
    Held every four years, the 17-day Pan American Games features competition in 36 sports between 41 countries from North and South America.
    The U.S. Pan American cycling team is subject to approval by the United States Olympic Committee.
    Team USA roster:
    Men’s BMX
    Connor Fields (Chase-Monster)*
    Nic Long (Haro Bikes)*
    Women’s BMX
    Alise Post (Factory Redline)*
    Felecia Stancil (GT Bicycles)
    Men’s mountain bike
    Stephen Ettinger (Sho-Air-Cannondale)*
    Women’s mountain bike
    Erin Huck (Scott-3Rox)*
    Men’s road
    Eric Marcotte (Team SmartStop), road race and time trial
    Women’s road
    Kelly Catlin (NorthStar Development), time trial
    Lauren Tamayo (UnitedHealthcare), road race
    Ruth Winder (UnitedHealthcare), road race
    Men’s track
    Matt Baranoski (Custon Velo), team sprint, sprint, keirin
    David Espinoza, team sprint
    Danny Robertson^, team sprint^, sprint^, keirin
    Women’s track
    Kelly Catlin (NorthStar Development), team pursuit
    Sarah Hammer (Colorado Springs, Colo.), omnium, team pursuit
    Lauren Tamayo (UnitedHealthcare), team pursuit
    Jennifer Valente (Twenty16-Sho-Air), team pursuit
    Ruth Winder (UnitedHealthcare), team pursuit
    *Automatic bid
    ^Athlete discretionary petition
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