Mata and Prado secure US Pro Ultra Endurance Tour overall victories

Hampshire 100 wraps up series as final round is cancelled

The USA Cycling Professional Ultra Endurance Tour (US Pro UET) wrapped up this weekend with the Hampshire 100 in Greenfield, New Hampshire. Manuel Prado and Pua Mata (both Team Sho-Air) won the series.

The previously scheduled final round, the 6-Hour Sunset Challenge, scheduled for August 27 in Fontana, California, has been cancelled, which made the Hampshire 100 the fourth and final stop on the Tour.


Prado topped the men's standings with 160 points. Colin Cares (Kenda-Felt) and Justin Spinelli (Luxe Wheelworks), who were the only other riders to win a race on the US Pro UET this season, tied for second with 60 points apiece.

Three riders, Jay Henry, Jonny Hintze (Bikers Edge) and Jonathan Schottler (Michelob Ultra-Big Shark), tied for third place with 40 points apiece.

The Hampshire 100 course navigated diverse terrain and wound through the towns of Greenfield, Francestown, Hancock, Bennington, Deering and Weare. It also climbed Crotched Mountain.

Spinelli, who was the only person to complete the Hampshire 100 course in under five hours, led the 16-rider men's field with a time of 4:47:53 in the final results. Prado finished second, edging two-time American Olympian Tinker Juarez (Cannondale Factory). Both Prado and Juarez posted times of 5:00:22.


Mata won each of the three US Pro UET races she entered to amass 180 points and top the final women's standings. Karen Potter (, who won the Hampshire 100, finished second with 60 points. The four riders tied for third with 40 points were: Anna Milkowski (Wheelworks Racing), Jana Repulski, Jennifer Smith (Alpine Orthopaedics) and Andrea Wilson (Mid South Velo).

At the Hampshire 100, Potter beat Milkowski. In the final results, Potter finished the course in 6:06:12 while Milkowski completed the course in 8:54:54.

Elite men final US Pro UET standings
#Rider Name (Country) Team 
1Manuel Prado160 pts
2Colin Cares60 
3Justin Spinelli60 
4Jay Henry40 
5Jonny Hintze40 
6Jonathan Schottler40 
7David Tinker Juarez30 
8Kelly Magelky30 
9Brett Nichols30 
10Lee Unwin30 
11Nathan Rice25 
12Brian Smith25 
13Aaron Snyder25 
14Sam Young25 
15John Foley18 
16John Reuter18 
17Christian Tanguy18 
18Andrew Freye16 
19Joe Gallegos16 
20Taylor Shelden16 
21Chris Cook14 
22Travis Scheefer14 
23Brian Wilichoski14 
24Tim Allen12 
25Ryon Butterfield12 
26Brian Lariviere12 
27Kevin Hines10 
28Greg Krause10 
29Gregory Jancaitis8 
30Colby Pearce8 
31Jesse Jakomait6 
32Alby King6 
33Andy Gould4 
34Ezekiel Hersh4 
35Daniel Matheny3 
36Aaron Oakes3 
37Chris Gagnon2 
38Nick Truitt2 
39Ken Benesh1 
Elite women final US Pro UET standings
#Rider Name (Country) Team 
1Pua Mata180 pts
2Karen Potter60 
3Anna Milkowski40 
4Jana Repulski40 
5Jennifer Smith40 
6Andrea Wilson40 
7Kelly Boniface30 
8Rebecc Rusch30 
9Jennifer Gersbach25 
10Lynn Stott25 
11Sonya Bugbee18 
12Muffy Ritz18 
13Amy Chiuchiolo16 
14Jennifer Tilley16 
15Sarah Rawley14 
16India Wysong14 

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