Gerard Bisceglia submitted his resignation to the board of director of USA Cycling on Tuesday morning, following the board's annual review of the CEO position. "Gerard submitted his resignation to the full board of directors this morning and Steve Johnson has been offered the position effective immediately," said Mark Abramson, vice president of the USA Cycling board of director. "Steve has the full support of the board. He will not be replaced as Director of Athletics and will continue to perform both roles."
When asked why Bisceglia resigned, Abramson replied, "The board has concluded the the annual review of the CEO and he has chosen to resign."
Board president Jim Ochowicz was unavailable for comment.
See also: An interview with Gerard Bisceglia.