announces 2017 brand ambassadors has announced its brand ambassadors for the 2017 season, including 38 individuals and eight teams.

“The Ambassador Program has proven hugely popular and we’re excited to continue to expand it,” said Sue George, director of communications at “We’re proud to support our Ambassadors and help them get their bikes to wherever they need to go.”

Currently celebrating its third year in action, Ambassadors range from grassroots riders to Olympians and include roadies, trackies, mountain bikers, cyclocross racers, BMXers and triathletes.

Elite Team Ambassadors

  • LA Sweat (including Anna Grace Christiansen, Becca Schepps, Brenna Wrye-Simpson, Christa Ghent, Erin Goodall, Kelli Samuelson, Melanie Beale and Tiffany Pezzulo)
  • Maverick Multisport Pro Team (including Clayton Fettell, Dan Wilson, Jon Shearon, Lesley Smith and Rudy von Berg)
  • Stan’s NoTubes-Kenda Women’s Team (Alexis Skarda, Jenny Smith, Nina Baum and Sarah Kaufmann and Vicki Barclay)
  • Stan’s-Pivot Pro Team (including Chloe Woodruff and Rose Grant)

National and Regional Teams, Clubs and Organisations

  • Green Line Velo
  • Ladies AllRide
  • Maverick Multisport Amateur Team
  • Napleton Elite Cycling Team


  • Adam Ward (Wicked Wash) – Fairfax, VA
  • Allie Dragoo (Cervelo Bigla) – Grand Rapids, MI
  • Allison Linnell (Team Sirius) – Miami, FL
  • Amber Pierce (Team Colavita-Bianchi) – Mansfield Center, CT
  • Andrew Rizzi (HRRT) – Niskayuna, NY
  • Anna Janas (Razzle Dazzle Racing) – Palo Alto, CA
  • Beth Ann Orton (Hagens Berman-Supermint (road) & Sellwood Cycle Repair p/b Kona (cross) – Portland, OR
  • Beth Hernandez (Jakroo Track) – Oakland, CA
  • Blake Anton (Herbalife p/b Marc Pro – Nature’s Bakery Elite Cycling Team) – Arroyo Grande, CA
  • Cecilia Davis-Hayes (Blue Ribbon Cycling Team) – New York, NY
  • Christina Birch – Los Angeles, CA
  • Cody Kaiser (LangeTwins / Specialized) – Sacramento, CA
  • Daniel Holloway (Texas Road House) – Boulder, CO
  • Douglas Torres (University of New Mexico-High Desert Bicycles) – Albuquerque, NM
  • Emily Shields (Ken’s Bike Shop) – Advance, NC
  • Eric Oberg (Team Rev3) – Eliot, ME
  • Heather Leiggi – Milton, DE
  • Ivy Audrain (Hagens Berman-Supermint) – Bellingham, WA
  • Jon Hyde & Kimberly Sultze – Colchester, VT
  • Justin Lindine (Apex-NBX-Trek) – Ogden, UT
  • Justin Mauch (Herbalife- Nature’s Bakery) – Sterling, VA
  • Katie Araujo (Castelli US) – San Marcos, CA
  • Kayley Burdine (Eastern Shore Cycles) – Mobile, AL
  • Kerry Werner (Kona Endurance Team) – Advance, NC
  • Kyle Trudeau (CZ Racing) – Tucson, AZ
  • Lesley Paterson (Scott USA/Braveheart Racing) – San Diego, CA
  • Lia Westermann (Summit-Competitive Cyclist) – Salt Lake City, UT
  • Lindsay Bayer (Hagens Berman-Supermint) – Chantilly, VA
  • Liza Rachetto (Hagens Berman-Supermint and Liza Coaching, LLC) – Boise, ID
  • Matt Gittings (Marian University Cycling) – Indianapolis, IN
  • Mike King (Felt Bicycles-Glukos Energy-Turbine-Vittoria) – Fort Mill, SC
  • Mindy McCutcheon (Visit Dallas DNA Pro Cycling (road) & DNA-Cotton Sox (cross) – Salt Lake City, UT
  • Nicole Mertz (NoCoast Racing powered by Intelligentsia) – Columbia Heights, MN
  • Payson McElveen (RideBiker) – Durango, CO
  • Rebecca Rusch (Niner-Red Bull) – Ketchum, ID
  • Robert Mayfield (Holtey Law p/b Peak Condition) – Saint Louis, MO
  • Sebastian Colon (NorthwestBMX & Jakroo Track) – Fort Mill, SC

The Brand Ambassador program is full for 2017. The application period for 2018 Brand Ambassadors will open in the autumn after Interbike.

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