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Full U.S. MTB world’s team announced

A week after automatic qualifiers were revealed, USA Cycling named its remaining selections for the 2003 mountain bike world championships in Lugano, Switzerland. Among the riders getting discretionary nods were Carl Decker, Jimi Mortenson and Carl Swenson in men’s cross country, and Alison Dunlap, Shonny Vanlandingham, Gretchen Reeves and Dara Marks in women’s cross country. In the under-23 ranks, the final additions were Nick Waite and Alan Obye. Junior cross-country racers making the team includedPerry Paolini, Sam Schultz, Bryan Fawley and Grace Koerber. In downhill, four men and five

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By VeloNews Interactive

A week after automatic qualifiers were revealed, USA Cycling named its remaining selections for the 2003 mountain bike world championships in Lugano, Switzerland.

Among the riders getting discretionary nods were Carl Decker, Jimi Mortenson and Carl Swenson in men’s cross country, and Alison Dunlap, Shonny Vanlandingham, Gretchen Reeves and Dara Marks in women’s cross country.

In the under-23 ranks, the final additions were Nick Waite and Alan Obye. Junior cross-country racers making the team includedPerry Paolini, Sam Schultz, Bryan Fawley and Grace Koerber.

In downhill, four men and five women were added to the roster: Colin Bailey, Rich Houseman, Kirt Voreis, David Klassenvanoorschot, Melissa Buhl, Holly Kuhn, April Lawyer, Dawn Bourque and Gale Dahlager.

In four cross Brian Lopes, Chris Powell, Rich Houseman, Gary Houseman, Bailey, Marla Streb, Kathy Pruitt, Buhl and Lawyer were added.

Junior downhill additions were Cory Gustafson, Cameron Zink, Duncan Riffle, Garrick Anderson and Katie Holden.

Here is the complete roster.
Cross country
Men

Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski, RLX-Ralph Lauren (Automatic)
Todd Wells, Mongoose-Hyundai (Automatic)
Jeremiah Bishop, Trek-Volkswagen Regional (Automatic)
Carl Decker, Giant-Pearl Izumi
Jimi Mortenson, Specialized
Carl Swenson, RLX-Ralph Lauren
Women
Susan Haywood, Trek-Volkswagen (Automatic)
Willow Koerber, RLX-Ralph Lauren (Automatic)
Mary McConneloug, Seven Cycles (Automatic)
Alison Dunlap, Luna
Shonny Vanlandingham, Luna
Gretchen Reeves, Rocky Mountain Cycles-Crystal Decisions
Dara Marks, SoBe-Cannondale
Under-23
Walker Ferguson, Subaru-Gary Fisher (Automatic)
Adam Craig, Giant-Pearl Izumi (Automatic)
Barry Wicks, Kona-Clarks (Automatic)
Ryan Trebon, Krystal-WCCA (Automatic)
Nick Waite, Team West Virginia
Alan Obye, Devo-Balance Bar
Junior men
John Devine, Trek-VW-JBL (Automatic)
Michael McClure, Devo-Balance Bar (Automatic)
Perry Paolini, Devo-Balance Bar
Sam Schultz, Big Sky Cyclery
Bryan Fawley, Team West Virginia
Junior women
Sabra Davison, Devo-Balance Bar (Automatic)
Caitlin Tuel, SoBe-Cannondale (Automatic)
Grace Koerber, Devo-Balance Bar
Downhill
Men
Gary Houseman, ITS-Santa Cruz (Automatic)
Eric Carter, Mongoose-Hyundai (Automatic)
Colin Bailey, Maxxis
Rich Houseman, ITS-Santa Cruz
Kirt Voreis, Team Allride
David Klassenvanoorschot, Intense-Spy
Women
Marla Streb, Luna (Automatic)
Kathy Pruitt, Luna (Automatic)
Melissa Buhl, KHS
Holly Kuhn, Zoo York-Voo Doo
April Lawyer, Maxxis
Dawn Bourque, Dried Plums
Gale Dahlager, Astrix-Poison Spider
Junior men
Kyle Strait, Red Bull-Oakley (Automatic)
Henry O’Donnell, ITS-Santa Cruz (Automatic)
Cody Warren, Haro-Lee Dungarees (Automatic)
Cory Gustafson, Foes-Azonic
Cameron Zink, Oakley-Superheroes
Duncan Riffle, Chumba Wumba
Garrick Anderson, 123 Bikes.com
Junior women
Jenny Cornelison, Karpeil-WT (Automatic)
Leanna Gerrard, SoBe-Cannondale (Automatic)
Katie Holden, Speed Metal Racing
Four-cross
Men

Eric Carter, Mongoose-Hyundai (Automatic)
Mike King, Haro-Lee Dungarees (Automatic)
Brian Schmith, Mongoose-Hyundai (Automatic)
Brian Lopes, Hyundai-GT
Chris Powell, Profile Racing
Rich Houseman, ITS-Santa Cruz
Colin Bailey, Maxxis
Gary Houseman, ITS-Santa Cruz
Women
Jamie Lilly, KHS (Automatic)
Jill Kintner, Staats-Fox (Automatic)
Tara Llanes, Giant-Pearl Izumi (Automatic)
Marla Streb, Luna
Melissa Buhl, KHS
Kathy Pruitt, Luna
April Lawyer, Maxxis