Olympic Cyclists Join WCA Board of Directors, WCA speaks out on position of UCI in regards to women’s pro cycling
New Board Members include: Olympians, Emma Pooley(Great Britain); Dotsie Bausch (USA), Inga Thompson (USA), Marion Clignet (France), Georgia Gould (USA), and Lea Davison (USA), and other World Class athletes who are on board to lend a strong voice to the fight for equality in women’s pro cycling. (Click to view WCA Board of Directors).
The WCA is on the verge of something obviously unprecedented in cycling and following in the footsteps of the great women’s leaders of our time for equality in sport”, said new WCA Board Member Dotsie Bausch. “I look forward to being able to speak out loud and clear on the WCA mission and the opportunity to bring the WCA mission forward for the public to see and understand its power and mission.”
The newly elected diverse and internationally represented BOD joins co-founders and current board members – Robin Farina, 2011 U.S. National Road Champion and BMW p/b Happy Tooth Dental Group cyclist; Janel Holcomb and Alison Tetrick, Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies cyclists, and Lauren Komanski, TWENTY16 p/b Sho-Air cyclist.
“The firepower and international diversity that the WCA is adding to its organization will ensure that women’s cycling will have a united voice and a plan for action to make positive improvements for the future of our sport,” stated WCA Chair of the Board, Janel Holcomb.
Global Strategic Plan
The WCA enlisted the counsel and expertise of Dr. Donna Lopiano, one of the most influential and powerful advocates for gender equality in sports. She is assisting the WCA to formulate its global strategic plan and restructure the organization. She has been [...]