National Team announced for 2016 Road World Championships

Cycling South Africa is proud to announce that the following riders have been selected to represent South Africa at the 2016 UCI Road World Championships taking place in Doha, Qatar from 9-16 October.

National Team for 2016 Road World Championships

Elite Men
Reinhardt Janse van Rensburg
Jaco Venter
Clint Hendriks

U23
Stefan de Bod

Elite Ladies
Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio
Heidi Dalton
Anriette Schoeman
Samantha Sanders
Lisa Olivier
Zanele Tshoko

Junior Men
Devin Shortt
Damean Oosthuizen
Jason Oosthuizen

Junior Ladies
Nicolene Marais
Lynette Benson

Cycling South Africa’s Road Cycling Commission Director, Bosseau Boshoff said: “This is the first year that we have sent such a large women’s team to World Champs. To have the two Junior Ladies in the team as well will provide such great experience for them, and help us even more to grow and develop women’s cycling in the country.”

Qatar is the first Middle East country to host a Road World Championship, and second Asian country after Japan in 1990. For more information on the 2016 UCI Road World Championships, click here: http://www.dohacycling2016.com/events/category/road-races/

Congratulations on your selection and good luck.

ENDS