Monday 3 September 2012
Stephenson Named on Long List for Worlds
Will Stephenson (Primera/Specialized) has been named on the 12 rider long list for the world road race championships in Limburg, Holland later this month. It is just reward for Stephenson who has enjoyed a fine season and recently finished second in the Junior Tour of Wales and sits on top of the BC 1st cat rankings with 508 points. The World Championships will run from 15th-23rd, with the 129km junior race taking place on the last day ahead of the elite race.If selected the rolling,technical course, including many of the climbs that feature in the Amstel Gold classic, should suit Stephensons style. Final selection will take place around the 13th.