Sports Competition for Adults Over 40: A Participants Guide to 27 Sports
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Cycling offers mutiple disciplines, but the four disciplines offering the greatest opportunities to adult competitors are Road Racing, Track Racing, Mountain Biking, and Cyclo-Cross. The umbrella organization that oversees all cycling competition in the United States is USA Cycling.

USA Cycling
210 USA Cycling Point Suite 100
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
Phone: (719) 434-4200

The first table below presents the schedule for the 2018 national championships for the various cycling disciplines. The second table summarizes the number of competitors, by gender and selected age groups, in the 2017 National Championships. The next tables present the 2017 national champions in the four cycling disciplines: Road Cycling, Mountain Biking, Cyclo-Cross, and Track Cycling.

2013 USA Cycling National Championship Calendar
2013 USA Cycling Masters Cyclo-Cross National ChampionshipJanuary 9Madison, WI
2013 USA Cycling Masters Mountain Bike Cross-Country National ChampionshipJuly 5Sun Valley, ID
2013 USA Cycling Masters Mountain Bike Gravity National ChampionshipJuly 20Beech Mountain, NC
2013 USA Cycling Masters Track National ChampionshipJuly 24Colorado Springs, CO
2013 USA Cycling Masters National Championship Road RacesSeptember 5Bend, OR
2013 USA Cycling Masters Mountain Bike Marathon National ChampionshipSeptember 15Bend, OR
2013 USA Cycling Masters Mountain Bike 24-Hour National ChampionshipSeptember 29Colorado Springs, CO

2013 USA Cycling National Championship Summary Table
Event Total Competitors Over 40 Women Competitors Over 40 Men Competitors Over 60 Men Competitors Over 70 Women Competitors Over 60
2013 USA Cycling Cyclo-Cross National Championship 330 46 36 3 5
    Percent   100%   14%   11%   1%   2%
2013 USA Cycling Mountain Biking (Marathon) National Championship 132 15 15 2 0
    Percent   100%   11%   11%   2%   0%
2013 USA Cycling Mountain Biking (Cross Country) National Championshp 261 47 18 4 0
    Percent   100%   18%   7%   2%   0%
2013 USA Cycling Track National Championship 969 210 190 67 32
    Percent   100%   22%   20%   7%   3%
2013 USA Cycling Road Racing National Championship 1032 237 226 80 46
    Percent   100%   23%   22%   8%   4%

2013 USA Cycling Cyclo-Cross National Championship Madison, WI January 10-14
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Cyclo-CrossMen40-44Peter Webber31
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men40-44Matt Davies6
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Men40-44Jay Thomas 6
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men40-44Jonathan Coln14
Open Non-ChampionshipMen45-49Christopher Smith51
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men45-49Donald Myrah27
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Men45-49Jeffrey Hall6
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men45-49Bryan Rheude8
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men45-49Waldek Stepnioski18
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men50-54Stephen Tilford16
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Men50-54Donald Seib5
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men50-54John Paul McCarthy11
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men55-59Robert Downs27
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Men55-59Brook Watts 3
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men55-59John Adamik11
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Men55-59Tom Mahaney7
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men60-64Fred Wittwer9
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Men60-64Landon Beachy3
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men60-64Charles Townsend7
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Men60-64Thomas Doucette5
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men65-69Leone Pizzini6
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Men65-69Allan Marvin3
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Men65-69Larry Mayse1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men75-79Ronald Riley1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Men80-84Fredric Schmid2
Cyclo-CrossWomen40-44Susan Butler8
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women40-44Margell Abel8
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Women40-44Stephanie Uetrecht4
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Women40-44Carrie Hansen3
Cyclo-CrossWomen45-49Shannon Gibson7
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women45-49Dorothy Wong1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Women45-49Tracy Yates2
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Women45-49Cynthia Mulnick1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Women45-49Marnie Pearsall1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women50-54Karen Brems5
Cyclo-Cross Cat 2Women50-54Susan Prieto1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Women50-54Nancy Heymann2
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Women50-54DianeTanner1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women55-59Kathy Sarvary3
Cyclo-Cross Cat 3Women55-59Melissa Behr1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women60-64Diane Ostenso3
Cyclo-Cross Cat 4Women65-69Julie O'Neil1
Cyclo-Cross Cat 1Women70-74Julie Lockhart1

2013 USA Cycling Mountain Bike Cross Country National Championship Beaver Creek Resort, PA July 18-21
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Super DMen40-49Michael Yozell18
Super DMen50-99Robert Eichlin12
Cross CountryMen40-44Dario Fredrick35
Cross CountryMen45-49Victor Sheldon21
Cross CountryMen50-54Johnny O'Mara20
Cross CountryMen55-59Jim Matthews22
Cross CountryMen60-64D. Douglas Long6
Cross CountryMen65-69Alan Moats8
Cross CountryMen70-74Charles Goodrich2
Cross CountryMen75-79Ronald Riley1
Cross CountryMen80+Fred Schmid1
Cross Country Cat 2Men40-44Albert Picarello26
Cross Country Cat 2Men45-49John Bobb11
Cross Country Cat 2Men50-54Michael Falk13
Cross Country Cat 3Men40-49Joel Allmandinger14
Cross Country Cat 3Men50-54Robert Gebel3
Super DWomen40-99Shannon Gibson8
Cross CountryWomen40-44Cassie Smith12
Cross CountryWomen45-49Elizabeth Pinsker9
Cross CountryWomen50-54Susan Lynch9
Cross CountryWomen55-59Ellen White2
Cross CountryWomen60+Gabriele Andersen1
Cross Country Cat 2Women40-49Katie Casey2
Cross Country Cat 3Women40-49Christa Ross4

2013 USA Cycling Mountain Biking Marathon National Championship Sun Valley, ID July 6
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
MarathonMen40-44Dario Fredrick31
MarathonMen45-49Jon Gould19
MarathonMen50-54David Juarez32
MarathonMen55-59Zan Treasure13
MarathonMen60-64Dwight Hibdon9
MarathonMen65-69Allan Marvin4
MarathonMen70+James Wagner2
MarathonWomen40-44Helene Drumm11
MarathonWomen45-49Julia Young5
MarathonWomen50-54Chris Walker2
MarathonWomen55-59Muffy Ritz4

2013 USA Cycling Masters Track National Championship (MEN) Indianapolis, IN July 30 - August 4
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Madison - Cat 1Men45+Chris Carlson4
Madison - Cat 2Men45+Daniel Casper6
Madison - Cat 3Men45+Darin Marhanka6
Team PursuitMen45+Carlson/Peterson/Tolson/Brinton20
Team PursuitMen55+Gildea/Sommers/Nolan/Birditt16
Team PursuitMen65+Lobdel/Rodamaker/Schwartz3
Team SprintMen45+Sato/McPherren/Hayes18
Team SprintMen55+Gildea/Nolan/Macbeth21
Team SprintMen65+Lobdell/Rodamaker/Schwartz6
Flying Time TrialMen40-44Stephen McLaughry22
Flying Time TrialMen45-49James Lawrence20
Flying Time TrialMen50-54Wilhellmus Zegers25
Flying Time TrialMen55-59Richard Voss17
Flying Time TrialMen60-64Keith Mac eth10
Flying Time TrialMen65-69Mark Rodamaker7
Flying Time TrialMen70-74Earl Henry7
Flying Time TrialMen75-79Skip Sparry4
Flying Time TrialMen85-89Carl Grove1
Individual PursuitMen40-44Robert Springer15
Individual PursuitMen45-49Daniel Casper17
Individual PursuitMen50-54Curtis Tolson20
Individual PursuitMen55-59James Host13
Individual PursuitMen60-64Steve Worley12
Individual PursuitMen65-69Steven Lehman6
Individual PursuitMen70-74Michael Williams5
Individual PursuitMen75-79Skip Sparry5
Individual PursuitMen85-99Carl Grove1
Points Race - Cat 1Men40-44Patrick Warner5
Points Race - Cat 2Men40-44Kevin Phillips11
Points Race - Cat 3Men40-44Kurt Begemann5
Points Race - Cat 1Men45-49Michael Lantz5
Points Race - Cat 2Men45-49David Casper9
Points Race - Cat 3Men45-49Alessandro Matteucci4
Points Race - Cat 1Men50-54Curtis Tolson4
Points Race - Cat 2Men50-54Paul Drees9
Points Race - Cat 3Men50-54Dave Marninski4
Points RaceMen55-59Lawrence Nolan19
Points RaceMen60-64Paul Mack11
Points RaceMen65-69Lawrence Bosch7
Points RaceMen70-74Michael Williams5
Points RaceMen75-79Skip Sparry4
Points RaceMen85-89Carl Grove1
SprintMen40-44Stephen McLaughry22
SprintMen45-49Brian Abers20
SprintMen50-54Todd Hayes24
SprintMen55-59Richard Voss17
SprintMen60-64Keith Macbeth10
SprintMen65-69Mark Rodamaker6
SprintMen70-74Earl Henry6
SprintMen75-79Thomas O'Rourke4
SprintMen85-89Carl Grove1
Scratch Race - Cat 1Men40-44Ben Sharp7
Scratch Race - Cat 2Men40-44David McCook10
Scratch Race - Cat 3Men40-44Robert Gauss8
Scratch Race - Cat 1Men45-49David Brinton4
Scratch Race - Cat 2Men45-49Steve Carrell10
Scratch Race - Cat 3Men45-49Alessandro Matteucci5
Scratch Race - Cat 1Men50-54Curtis Tolson4
Scratch Race - Cat 2Men50-54Russell Murphy9
Scratch Race - Cat 3Men50-54Mark McMurry9
Scratch Race Men55-59Michael Birditt15
Scratch RaceMen60-64Barry Messner10
Scratch Race Men65-69Mark Rodamaker6
Scratch RaceMen70-74Michael Williams5
Scratch RaceMen75-79Thomas O'Rourke3
Scratch RaceMen85-89Carl Grove1
Time TrialMen40-44Allen Vugrincic22
Time TrialMen45-49David Brinton13
Time TrialMen50-54Todd Hayes31
Time TrialMen55-59Richard Voss23
Time TrialMen60-64Keith Macbeth16
Time TrialMen65-69Reid Schwartz12
Time TrialMen70-74Lee Menestrina9
Time TrialMen75-79Thomas O'Rourke4
Time TrialMen85-89Carl Grove1

2013 USA Cycling Masters Track National Championship (WOMEN) Indianapolis, IN July 30 - August 4
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Team PursuitWomen45+Fenstermacher/Phillips/Unverzagt9
Team SprintWomen45+Holland/Wuestewald14
Individual PursuitWomen40-44Catherine Moore7
Individual PursuitWomen45-49Christine Phillips7
Individual PursuitWomen50-54Tara Unverzagt3
Individual PursuitWomen55-59Lenita Anthony6
Individual PursuitWomen60-64Jan Palchikoff3
Individual PursuitWomen65-69Patricia Riddle2
Individual PursuitWomen70-74Julie Lockhart2
Points Race - Cat 1Women40-44Kristine Meshberg1
Points Race - Cat 2Women40-44Cheryl Fuller-Muller3
Points Race - Cat 3Women40-44Catherine Moore3
Points Race - Cat 1Women45-49Suzanne Goodwain1
Points Race - Cat 2Women45-49Karen Claeys4
Points Race - Cat 3Women45-49Bonnie Karas4
Points Race - Cat 1Women50-54Luanne Murray1
Points Race - Cat 3Women50-54Tara Unverzagt5
Points Race Women50-54Luanne Murray7
Points RaceWomen55-59Elizabeth Heller4
Points RaceWomen60-64Lynn Rivier2
Points RaceWomen65-69Jo Johnson1
Points RaceWomen70-74Juiie Lockhart1
Scratch Race - Cat 1Women40-44Kristein Meshberg1
Scratch Race - Cat 2Women40-44Cheryle Fuller-Muller2
Scratch Race - Cat 3Women40-44Catherine Moore2
Scratch Race - Cat 1Women45-49Suzanne Goodwain1
Scratch Race - Cat 2Women45-49Karen Claeys2
Scratch Race - Cat 3Women45-49Bonnie Karas6
Scratch Race - Cat 1Women50-54Luanne Murray2
Scratch Race - Cat 3Women55-59Tara Unverzagt6
Time TrialWomen40-44Shannon Moak9
Time TrialWomen45-49Gea Johnson10
Time TrialWomen50-54Tara Unverzagt6
Time TrialWomen55-59Rita Kacala6
Time TrialWomen60-64Lynn Rivier3
Time TrialWomen65-69Patricia Riddle2
Time TrialWomen70-74Bonnie Woodbury3
Flying Time TrialWomen40-44Shannon Moak6
Flying Time TrialWomen45-59Gea Johnson10
Flying Time TrialWomen50-54Tara Unverzagt4
SprintWomen40-44Elizabeth Hernandez-Jones5
SprintWomen45-49Gea Johnson9
SprintWomen50-54Jane Chateaubriand4
SprintWomen55-59Rita Kacala4
SprintWomen60-64Lynn Rivier2
SprintWomen65-69Patricia Riddle2
SprintWomen70-74Bonnie Woodbury3
Scratch RaceWomen55-59Debra Cavender4
Scratch RaceWomen60-64Lynn Rivier3
Scratch RaceWomen65-69Jo Johnson1
Scratch RaceWomen70-74Julie Lockhart2

2013 USA Cycling Masters Road National Championship (MEN) Bend, OR Sept. 4-8
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
CriteriumMen40-44Matthew Gates49
CriteriumMen45-49Eric Martin46
CriteriumMen50-54Mark Noble40
CriteriumMen55-59Mark Hoffenberg41
CriteriumMen60-64Charles Townsend20
CriteriumMen65-69John Elgart14
CriteriumMen70-74Weslye Bruce13
CriteriumMen75-79William Myers4
CriteriumMen80-84Walter Axthelm3
Road Race Tandem 110+Men55-60Elgart/Elsbach4
Road Race Tandem 90+Men45-49Frick/Sommers12
Road RaceMen40-44Christopher Phipps76
Road RaceMen45-49Paul Bourcier59
Road RaceMen50-54Brendan Sullivan69
Road RaceMen55-59David Zimbelman47
Road RaceMen60-64Wayne Watson43
Road RaceMen65-69Ed Chamberlin25
Road RaceMen70-74James Wagner21
Road RaceMen75-79William Myers5
Road RaceMen80-84Walter Axthelm3
Time Trial Tandem 100+Men50-54Elgart/Elsbach4
Tim Trial Tandem 90+Men4549Johnson/Worthington10
Time TrialMen40-44Richard Feldman30
Time TrialMen45-49Frederic Thomas30
Time TrialMen50-54Kevin Metcalf30
Time TrialMen55-59Gary Painter22
Time TrialMen60-64Wayne Watson24
Time TrialMen65-69Ed Chamberlin20
Time TrialMen70-74Durward Higgins20
Time TrialMen75-79William Myers6
Time TrialMen80-99Walter Axthelm5

2013 USA Cycling Masters Road National Championship (WOMEN) Bend, OR Sept. 4-8
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Criterium Women40-44Amy Phillips10
CriteriumWomen45-49Ginny King12
CriteriumWomen50-54Helen Grogan13
CriteriumWomen55-59Margaret Douglass7
CriteriumWomen60-64Phyllis Olrich9
CriteriumWomen65-69Patricia Kimper1
Road Race Tandem 110+Women55-59Boyd/Dayton2
Road Race Tandem 90+Women45-49Dickson/Larson4
Road RaceWomen40-44Anne Perry13
Road RaceWomen45-49Julie Cutts12
Road RaceWomen50-54Ruth Clemence24
Road RaceWomen55-59Lynn Anderson16
Road RaceWomen60-64Phyllis Olrich13
Road RaceWomen65-69Melinda Berge2
Road RaceWomen70-74Pricilla Wood1
Road Race Tandem 90+ Mixed45-49Slawta/Slawta10
Road Race Tandem 110+ Mixed55-59Cacabelos/Germeaux6
Time TrialWomen40-44Molly Van Houwelling8
Time TrialWomen50-54Lisa Magness23
Time TrialWomen45-49Julie Cutts12
Time TrialWomen55-59Camille Deluca- Flarhety13
Time TrialWomen60-64Elizabeth Tyrell15
Time TrialWomen65-69Melina Berge3
Time TrialWomen70-99Patty Puz2
Time Trial Tandem 110+ Mixed55-59Boyd/Josslyn2
Time Trial Tandem 110+ Mixed45-49Berde-Townsend/Brown4

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