The American cites fatigue after a busy season punctuated by a COVID-19 infection during the summer.
The squad got off to a good start in Australia with strong performances from Kristen Faulkner and Leah Thomas in the time trial.
The Netherlands has dominated the TT discipline in recent seasons, but the USA, Australia, and Switzerland have riders to topple the orange nation.
Spanish race continues to expand with new five-day route.
Faulkner has been spending plenty of time on her TT bike as she hopes to get worlds campaign off to a strong start.
A move back to the traditional Saturday slot has allowed the organizers in Plouay to design a new course.
The USA will have a full team of seven for the road worlds, including Veronica Ewers, Kristen Faulkner, and Coryn Rivera.
USA also sends a talented U23 men's squad that includes Luke Lamperti and Kevin Vermaerke.
A strong 2022 season sees Team USA with plenty of options for the women's and men's teams.
The 29-year-old only turned professional in the fall of 2020 but is quickly developing into a top GC rider.
Kristen Faulkner had the worst physical experience at the Tour de France Femmes, but would do it all again
The Alaskan struggled after catching COVID before the race but still found the experience 'inspiring' and feels like the race was a 'tipping point' for women's cycling.
Time trials, more prize money, extra stages, Alpe d’Huez: What the women’s peloton wants from future Tours de France Femmes
Annemiek van Vleuten, Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig, Kristen Faulkner, Grace Brown, and more give their thoughts on the Tour de France Femmes and its future.
Giro d’Italia Donne stage 8: American Kristen Faulkner goes solo for an impressive victory on race’s ‘queen stage’
Annemiek van Vleuten remains in the maglia rosa with Marta Cavalli in second.
Kristen Faulkner’s long-range attack rewarded as BikeExchange-Jayco loses overall hope at Giro d’Italia Donne
GC leader Amanda Spratt did not start stage after positive COVID test.
Kristen Faulkner has the climbing prowess and strong team backing to defend the maglia rosa.
Team BikeExchange-Jayco go 1-2 on first day of racing.
Faulkner leads BikeExchange-Jayco podium sweep in stage 2 of four-day race.
The upcoming season will see a major shake-up in what officials call the 'most significant roster change since the team’s inception in 2012.'
Aussie team roster for both men's and women's teams will remain the same as 2021 as GM confirms no official contact with Tom Dumoulin.
The Alaskan rider steps up to WorldTour-level after two years as a pro and is the first official signing for Team BikeExchange for 2021.
Team director confident in strong selection for world championships later this month: 'We’re in a good position for a medal finish in multiple races.'
Kristen Faulkner had to rely on rider flashcards to help her when she turned professional last year, but the Alaskan is now competing with the best and has taken her first WorldTour win.
Kristen Faulkner takes surprise solo win in Sarpsborg and assumes the overall race lead. Susanne Andersen and Alice Barnes ride into second and third.
U.S. rider Kristen Faulkner has filed a legal challenge to USA Cycling's selections for the Olympic women's road race.