The New Zealander says she stands by her comments that criticized the UCI for failing to provide a standalone U23 women's road race.
Soren Waerenskjold rounds out the podium, winning the sprint moments later from the chase group.
Former BMC assistant director Mike Sayers will direct both the USA Cycling men's U23 and elite road teams
Howard Grotts was the highest-placing North American rider, in 16th
Hands the Netherlands a second gold medal