Cyclists hoping to represent the United States in future international track competitions will have one more opportunity to qualify for the 2007 USA Cycling Track Talent Pool, announced the national governing body on November 22. Only riders in the USA Cycling Track Talent Pool will be eligible to compete at the remaining international events on the 2006-07 calendar, including the final three rounds of the 2006-07 UCI track world cup series, the 2007 UCI track world championships, the 2007 Pan American Games and the 2007 continental championships.
USA Cycling will hold one final talent pool qualifying event January 12-13, 2007 at the ADT Event Center velodrome in Carson, California, a week prior to the Los Angeles World Cup event January 19-21. All US citizens with a valid pro or category 1 or 2 road and track USA Cycling license are eligible to participate. The following weekend, USA Cycling will host a world championship team trial open only to riders who have qualified for the talent pool.
Race Schedule: Friday, January 12: Men Standing 250m TT, Women 3km TT, Men 4km TT, Women Flying 200m TT, Men Flying 200m TT Saturday, January 13: Men 4km Team Pursuit, Men Flying 200m TT, Women Flying 200m TT, Women 2km Mass Start Test, Men 3km Mass Start Test, Men 1km TT, Women 500m TT