Interbike announces IB Award nominees in athlete, advocacy and supplier categories

By Stephen Frothingham

Cannondale, Accell, QBP, and the U.S. Secretary of Transportation are among the nominees.

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (BRAIN) — Interbike has announced the final round of nominees for the 2016 Interbike Awards, including nominees in the athlete, advocacy and supplier categories.

The award winners will be announced at the IB Awards Gala at Interbike next month.

The complete list of nominees is at

VeloNews selected the nominees for excellence in the following categories for the race year 2016: Domestic Road Cyclist of the Year (female), Domestic Road Cyclist of the Year (male), Domestic Cyclocross Rider of the Year (female), Domestic Cyclocross Rider of the Year (male) and Domestic Mountain Bike Race of the Year. Nominated athletes include Kristin Armstrong, Neilson Powless, Jeremy Powers, and Katie Compton.

PeopleForBikes chose the advocacy award nominations within the Next Generation Award and Leadership Award categories. Nominees include the Youth Bike Summit, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, Seleta Reynolds, GM, the City of Los Angeles Dept. of Transportation, Bike to School Challenge (Northeast Ohio Schools) and more.

The National Bicycle Dealers Association chose the supplier/distributor awards under several categories, including The Profitability Award – Bike, The Service Award, Brand of the Year and many more. Nominees …read more

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