Home Team: PSIMET Racing

Nickname: Szefi

Hometown: Mt. Lebanon, PA

Strengths on the bike: Time Trials

Strengths off the bike: Things that are circus-like, such as unicycle riding, stilt walking, juggling, etc.

Weird Cycling Ritual: Race day must haves: hair braids and much coffee


1st Lincoln Park Criterium

3rd Snake Alley Criterium (Category 2/3)

3rd Fox River Grove Criterium

3rd Tour of Galena TT

4th La Crossee Road Race

5th Melon City Criterium (Category 2/3)

6th Monsters of the Midway Criterium

10th Tour Of Galena Road Race

35th NRC North Star Grand Prix TT (3rd Cat 2)

1st Afterglow Cyclocross

2nd Gateway Cross Cup

3rd Caldwell Woods Cyclocross

3rd Hopkins Park Cyclocross

3rd Melas Cyclocross 

3rd Sheboygan Bicycle Company Classic

USAC Results



Home Team: Les Petites Victoires

Nickname: JRho aka Jetstream

Hometown: New York, NY

Strengths on the bike: Criterium Racing

Strengths off the bike: Laughing Out Loud 

Weird Cycling Ritual: Race day usually involves lucky socks, lucky safety pins, and peanut butter Powerbars


5th Tour of Galena Criterium 2014

9th Tour of Galena RR 2014

14th Glencoe Grand Prix 2014

6th Fox River Grove Criterium 2014

5th Prairie State Cycling Series Tour de Crystal Lake 2013
12th Prairie State Cycling Series Overall 2013

IL State RR Champ 2013

2nd Whitnall Park Criterium 2013

1st Kettle Moraine Klassic RR 2013

1st Tour de Champaign Criterium 2013

USAC Results

KELLI RICHTER @Kelli_Richter

Home Team: PSIMET Racing

Hometown: Libertyville, IL

Strengths on the bike: I've mastered the art of smile breathing 

Strengths off the bike: Baking :) 

Weird Cycling Ritual: I don't think I do anything clever on race day.... maybe I should start. 


1st Carpenter Park Cyclocross 2014 

2nd Beverly Bike Cylocross 2014 

1st Caldwell Woods Cyclocross 2014 

2014 Chicago Cross Cup 1/2/3 2nd place Overall 

2013 Chicago Cross Cup 1/2//3 1st place Overall

6th Melon City Criterium 1/2/3 2014 

4th Fox River Grove Criterium 2014 

2nd Elgin Criterium 2014

USAC Results



Home Team: Chicago Cuttin Crew

Nickname: The Daphinator

Hometown: Peoria, IL

Strengths on the bike: MENTAL POWER

Strengths off the bike: Cuddling Cats

Weird Cycling Ritual: Mate Tea and Katy Perry


2015 IL State Criterium Champion

1st Fox River Omnium

QOM Fox River Grove Criterium, 2nd Fox River Grove Criterium, 1st Elgin Criterium

1st Tour of Galena Omnium 2015

2nd ToG Circuit Race

1st ToG TT

1st ToG Road Race

10th Melon City Criterium (PRO 1/2)

5th Quad Cities Criterium (PRO 1/2)

19th Tour of America' Dairyland East Tosa (PRO 1/2)

23rd Joe Martin Stage Race—Criterium

27th Joe Martin Stage Race—Road Race

1st Illinois Elite State Championship Team Time Trial, Northbrook Velodrome 2014

1st Madison State Championship, Northbrook Velodrome 2014

1st Tour of America's Dairyland Downer Classic 2013 (Cat 3/4)

2nd Tour of America's Dairyland East Tosa 2013 (Cat 3/4)

USAC Results


Home Team: XXX Racing

Nickname: Nellie

Hometown: Rolling Meadows, IL

Strengths on the bike: Sprinter

Strengths off the bike: EMT. Bring me your broken collarbones and road rash!

Weird Cycling Ritual: Pre-race apples and nervous singing


3rd Spring Super Criterium

3rd Lincoln Park Criterium

2nd Monsters of the Midway Criterium

19th Intelligentsia Cup Chicago Criterium 

5th Bloomington State Championship Criterium

5th Tour of Galena TT

3rd Track State Championship Time Trial

1st ABR National Team Time Trial

USAC Results



Home Team: Tenspeed Hero

Nickname: Danimal

Hometown: Oak Forest, IL

Strengths on the bike: Climbing

Strengths off the bike: Crying of laughter

Weird Cycling Ritual: Tacos

USAC Results