UCI Commission Appointments Include Ten Americans
Ten Americans were selected to serve in important roles across 12 Commissions, reflecting the scope of capable cycling leaders in the United States
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) , the world governing body for the sport of cycling based in Switzerland, announced appointments for its 21 UCI Commissions last week.
The Commissions are established by the governing board of the UCI, the UCI Management Committee, to provide strategic and subject matter guidance in specific aspects of the sport of cycling. Commission members are selected based on their expertise and ability to cooperate with leaders around the world to further the sport of cycling globally. Appointments to the UCI commissions are for a four year term.
UCI Commission appointments include:
B.A. Anderson, CEO, USA BMX – BMX Commission
Tim Blumenthal, President, People for Bikes – Advocacy Commission
Marianna Davis, Board member, International Paralympic Committee – Para-cycling Commission
Chuck Hodge, VP Racing Operations, USA Cycling – Commissaries Commission
Kristin Klein, President, Amgen Tour of California – Cycling Economy and Marketing Commission
Ryan Nyquist, Professional Athlete – BMX Freestyle Commission
Sean Petty, CEO, Firenze 15K Sports – Road Commission
Brook Watts, Principal, Watts Marketing – Cyclocross Commission
Bob Stapleton, Chairman, USA Cycling – Pro Cycling Council, Women’s World Tour Working Group, and President (chair) of the Cycling Economy and Marketing Commission
Emily Wisnosky, Attorney – Anti-doping Tribunal
“More than ever, cooperation and expertise are the keys to effect meaningful change and moving our sport forward,” said Bob Stapleton, Chairman of USA Cycling and member of the UCI Management Committee. “We are fortunate to have such a wide array of proven, collaborative leaders in the United states willing to volunteer their time to help improve our sport internationally and of course in the U.S. as well.”