U.S. Pro time trial championships: Rollers
The course was a series of long rollers. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: BMC warm-up
Taylor Phinney and Brent Bookwalter warm up on the trainers before the start of the 2016 U.S. Pro time trial championships. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: First to go
Cory Greenberg was the first rider out of the start ramp. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Warm-up
The warm-up area for some teams was a little tight, as a semi truck squeezes by the Rally riders, and they didn’t even seem to notice. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Bookwalter
Bookwalter just missed the podium, finishing fourth. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Daniel
Greg Daniel was riding in his first U.S. Pro time trial, and the distance was a little long for him. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Phinney
Phinney won the U.S. Pro time trial for the third time. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Zirbel
Competing in his final national championship, Tom Zirbel took second. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Vermeulen
Finishing a surprising third, Alexey Vermeulen had a great result for his first time trial at U.S. Pro. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Men's podium
The men’s podium of Taylor Phinney taking gold, Tom Zirbel with silver, and Alexey Vermeulen with bronze. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Neben
Amber Neben made a strong case for a spot in Rio, finishing second to Carmen Small and ahead of Kristen Armstrong. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Emmerman
Julie Emmerman, riding without team support of any kind, put in a great effort to finish in ninth place, ahead of several full-time pros. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Stephens
Lauren Stephens took fifth place, almost two minutes back. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Stevens
Evelyn Stevens battled in the time trial, but had a disappointing day. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Walle
Tibco – SVB’s Brianne Walle turned in another solid time trial performance in fourth place. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Armstrong
Kristin Armstrong at the finish, exhausted and disappointed. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Small
Carmen Small followed her strategy perfectly, and came away with a huge win on the road to Rio. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com
U.S. Pro time trial championships: Women's podium
Small (center) and Neben (left) both lost their respective arbitration cases against USA Cycling. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com