Renewal of UCI Athletes’ Commission: Para-cycling candidates unveiled

Jun 4, 2021, 14:11 PM

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to announce that four riders (two men and two women) are candidates for the role of Para-cycling representative on the UCI Athletes' Commission. One male and one female athlete will be elected to represent the discipline on the Commission. Candidates are:


  • Colin Lynch (IRL)
  • Jose Frank Rodriguez Hernandez (DOM)


  • Carol Cooke (AUS)
  • Denise Schindler (GER)

All athletes participating in the 2021 UCI Para-cycling Road World Championships races between 9 and 13 June in Cascais, Portugal will be able to vote for one representative per gender. The vote will be held onsite during official training and at the start of the races.

The election results are aimed to be published on the UCI website on 15 June.

The members of the Commission will be elected for a term of four years, starting from the 2021 UCI Congress and running until the UCI Congress in 2025.

See also: Renewal of the UCI Athletes’ Commission for the 2021-2025 period