Team USA announces all-star lineup for the UCI Gravel World Championships

With 23 elite riders led by Swenson and Stephens, Team USA is bringing its A-game to the second-ever event in Italy

The pack rides during the first edition of the UCI Gravel World Championships 2022 between Vicenza and Cittadella, northern Italy on October 9, 2022. (Photo by Massimo Fulgenzi / AFP) (Photo by MASSIMO FULGENZI/AFP via Getty Images)
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USA Cycling has announced its stacked roster of 23 elite cyclists to take on the world’s best at the UCI Gravel World Championship in Veneto, Italy on October 7 and 8. 

This is the second year of the Gravel World Championships, which last year were also held in Veneto in October. Belgium’s Gianni Vermeersch won the first-ever gravel rainbow jersey in the elite men’s race, and France’s Pauline Ferrand-Prevot claimed gold on the women’s side. 

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Kristin Jenny is an elite triathlete based near Boulder, Colorado. Although most of her time is spent in aerobars somewhere in the mountains, she finds time to enjoy eating decadent desserts, hiking with her husband and dog, and a good true crime podcast.