Tim Johnson joins USA Cycling Foundation as development director

By Stephen Frothingham

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (BRAIN) — Cyclocross legend Tim Johnson is joining the USA Cycling Foundation as its development director.

“We are honored and very fortunate that Tim will be joining the USA Cycling Foundation in a role entirely focused on increasing the resources available to our most promising and best American cyclists,” said Derek Bouchard-Hall, the president & CEO of USA Cycling. “Tim’s passion for the sport, deep history of competing at the highest level, and significant experience engaging with a wide array of passionate cycling enthusiasts across disciplines and experience levels makes him uniquely suited to taking on this very challenging and vital role.”

The USA Cycling Foundation is the philanthropic fundraising arm of USA Cycling designed to provide the essential financial support USA Cycling needs to create and implement sustained young rider and elite athlete development programs. In his new role Johnson will lead the foundation’s efforts to engage with new potential donors and share USA Cycling’s vision for growing the sport and increasing the United States’ success in international cycling.

Johnson said, “I have been lucky to spend most of my life on a bike, and sharing my experience and passion with others who also love the sport has …read more

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