Mission of USA Cycling.Sustained Success inInternational Competition andGrowth of CompetitiveCycling in the US.
Concerns Tour of Utah => UCI 2.1Tour of Elk Grove => UCI 2.1UCI races are great and areneeded but the ability forteams like ours to get intohigh level races like Univestand Battenkill is alsoimportant for thedevelopment of the nextgeneration, especially forriders that are racing age 23-
Our Mission Statement.It’s Our Job to prepare young riders for the next step:• Act like a Professional on and off the bike. The way you talk, the way you organize, the way you eat, the way you plan and prepare, the way you keep your bike and clothing, etc. All of this matters!• Send riders to all kinds of races in order for them to learn from these experiences rather than chase NRC/NCC points.• Have a sustainable program
How do we define success?• Graduate at least one rider to the professional ranks.• Continually identify and develop the next generation of riders.
Director Testimonials“Hagens Berman is one of a select few elite amateurteams in North America from which we look to recruit.Their program has been around for a very long time andconsistently graduates riders into the pro ranks. Theriders who make that jump are ready because they havebeen given the time and resources to develop fully in apositive environment with good guidance. The HagenBerman program is an integral part of the developmentpipeline here in America.” -Jonas Carney, Director, Kelly Benefit Strategies –Optum Health Pro Cycling Team"The Hagens Berman Cycling Team crucially fills a needin the competitive cycling community. They areconsistently the best amateur team at the open racesand the riders race with an accountability andresponsibility lacking in even some professional teams.Its no wonder this program graduates more riders to theprofessional ranks than any other. Simply, their ridershave the talent and experience to contribute straightaway due to their invaluable apprenticeship acquired atHagens Berman." -GordFraser, Director, RealCyclist.com Pro Cycling Team"Hagens Berman was instrumental in my developmentas a professional rider. They helped develop my physicaltalents as well as shaping my personal character. Nowas a director for BISSELL Pro Cycling I look for riderswho have had similar experiences and are prepared tobe in a team environment. Hagens Berman gives young