BMX Pan-American Championships 2017, Santiago del Estero, Argentina. Elite Men: 1 Exequiel TORRES ARG 20 120 120 2 Gonzalo MOLINA ARG 22 105 105 3 Carlos Mario OQUENDO ZABALA COL 30 90 90 4 Anderson EZEQUIEL DE SOUZA FILHO BRA 21 75 75 5 Carlos Alberto RAMIREZ YEPES COL 23 60 60 6 DAVID AGUDELO ROMERO COL 19 50 50 DNF Federico VILLEGAS ARG 23 DNF Ramiro MARINO CARLOMAGNO ARG 29
Elite Women: 1 Maria Gabriela DIAZ ARG 36 120 120 2 Priscilla STEVAUX CARNAVAL BRA 24 105 105 3 Julia ALVES DOS SANTOS BRA 21 90 90 4 Andrea ESCOBAR YEPES COL 20 75 75 5 Karla CARRERA ECU 21 60 60 6 Mariana DIAZ ARG 25 50 50
USA Cycling announced today the 18 elite and junior athletes that will represent the United States at the 2017 UCI BMX World Championships in Rock Hill, SC, July 25-30. Headlining the elite men’s team will be 2016 Olympic Champion Connor Fields (Henderson, Nev./Chase BMX-Monster Energy) who was an automatic qualifier based on his gold medal performance in Rio last summer. Fields will be joined by Nic Long (Lakeside, Calif./Haro Bikes-Dans Comp), who qualified with a third place world championship effort in 2016, and by Corben Sharrah (Tucson, Ariz./Daylight Cycle Co.), who qualified as the overall 2016 World Cup and overall 2016 UCI rankings winner. Sean Gaian (Santee, Calif.), Jared Garcia (Victorville, Calif.), Zach Van Kammen (Lake Elsinore, Calif.), Justin Posey (Winston Salem, NC), Jeremy Smith (Dayton, Ohio), and Jeffrey Upshaw (Dayton, Ohio) will also represent the United States in the elite men’s competition.
Alise Post (Chula Vista, Calif./Redline USA) will be another 2016 Olympic medalist representing the red, white and blue in South Carolina this summer. Post earned her automatic qualification to the elite women’s squad as the silver medalist from Rio last year. She is also the reigning national champion and the bronze medalist from last year’s worlds. Post will be joined by Brooke Crain (Visalia, Calif./Haro Bikes-Dans Comp) who qualified with her fourth-place Olympic effort and her fifth-place spot in the overall UCI rankings from 2016. Rounding out the women’s squad will be Dani George (Palmdale, Calif.), Shealen Reno (Plano, Texas), Mika Shaw (Bailey, Colo.), and Felicia Stancil (Lake Villa, Ill.).
Coupe de France BMX 2017, Round 8 - at Mours St Eusèbe, France Elite Men: 1. Romain Mahieu 2. Amidou Mir 3. Jeremy Rencurel 4. Rémy Wok Tai 5. Damien Godet 6. Arthur Pilard 7. Mathis Ragot Richard 8. Bence Bujaki