Team USA gears up for Richmond 2015 with online video series

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A new digital series called Making Legends will feature USA Cycling’s preparations for the 2015 UCI Road Cycling World Championships in Richmond has been launched on USA Cycling’s YouTube channel. 

A new episode of Making Legends will be released every Wednesday leading up to the race. There will be a total of eight episodes on their YouTube channel and will also be available on Richmond 2015, USA Cycling and Universal Sports’ website and social media channels as well as on Universal Sports’ linear network.

Making Legends will provide a behind-the-scenes look at the sport and on the ground training in Richmond 2015 as they prepare for one of the biggest challenges our sport has to offer,” said Rob Borland, CMO of USA Cycling.

Making Legends will also feature riders and give them an opportunity to share with viewers their excitement about the race.

“I’m excited to show people who have never seen cycling first-hand how exciting our sport can be,” women’s elite rider Evelyn Stevens said.

The UCI Road World Championship will be held September 19-27, attracting 1,000 of the world’s best cyclist who are competing for their country. This is the first time since 1986 that the United States will be the host country for the race.

Check out Team USA’s first video above titled Making Legends: Roads to Richmond.

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