Derek Bouchard-Hall Blog

October blog: Cross is here!
Post: Oct 19, 2016 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
Cross is here!   Being a New Englander, I developed an affection for cyclocross back in the 90’s during the tail end of my professional racing career . While I primarily raced road and track,...
The Olympics are here!
Post: Oct 12, 2016 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
The Olympics are here!   The Olympic Games have a very special place in my heart.  I competed in the 2000 Olympics in Sydney Australia and it was one of the highlights of my sporting career. ...
CEO June blog: Calling all members to play a role in the USA Cycling elections
Post: Oct 12, 2016 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
I suspect you all are keenly aware that we are in the midst of a fascinating and high-stakes election for the next President of the United States. But you may not know that we are also in the midst of...
Highs and Lows
Post: Apr 1, 2016 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
I learned years ago as a cyclist that in any given season, you hit highs and lows. At one point, you can feel strong and confident, ready to win any race. At another point, you can feel drained and doubtful,...
An exciting year ahead
Post: Feb 8, 2016 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
I hope you all are off to a great start to a new year of cycling. Given the vast scale of our country, our membership’s winter cycling experiences vary tremendously, from those in the Southwest who...
CEO December blog: Thanking the unsung cycling heroes
Post: Dec 24, 2015 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
Happy Holidays!   As we approach the end of 2015 and look forward to a promising 2016, I want to take a moment to reflect on the American cycling community and thank those who make our sport possible.   For...
CEO November blog: National Symposium a huge success
Post: Nov 11, 2015 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
Dear USA Cycling community,   I’m thrilled to report that we recently completed our inaugural National Symposium (Oct. 15-18) and our annual Sport Committee meetings (Oct. 19-20), and both...
CEO October Blog: Symposium comes to Colorado Springs
Post: Oct 16, 2015 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
Happy October!   What a month we just had— Team USA made us all extremely proud in Richmond, racing aggressively and earning nine medals at the 2015 UCI Road World Championships! Aside from...
FROM THE CEO: BOUCHARD-HALL LAUNCHES REGULAR BLOG
Post: Oct 16, 2015 by Kevin Loughery under category "default"
Dear members of the USA Cycling community:   As I move forward in my early tenure as CEO of USA Cycling, it has become clear to me that it is essential to keep an open line of communication with...