5 Canadians in Korea for junior track worlds

Track Junior

Aug 8,2014(ISN) – Five Canadians are in action this weekend at the UCI Junior Track World Championships in Gwang Myeong, Korea.

Canada is focussing on the men’s endurance events at this year’s junior worlds, so the riders will be competing in the team pursuit, omnium, scratch race and points race.

As announced in June, the team is composed of the following riders:

Evan Burtnik (17, Edmonton, AB)
Connor Byway (16, Ottawa, ON)
Bayley Simpson (16, Lindsay, ON)
Adam Jamieson (18, Barrie, ON)
Alexander Cowan (17, Calgary, AB)
The final decision on who will ride which event will be made by the coach on site.

The worlds run from Aug. 8 to 12.

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