Sarah Hammer Crowned U.S. Omnium Champion

Friday, October 01, 2010
Los Angeles, California - U.S. track star Sarah Hammer dominated the U.S. Track Championship Omnium, winning 5 out of the 6 events and the National Championship.  This is another in a string of great performances by the reigning World Champion.
Once again riding the Felt Tk1, Sarah Hammer proved that she is at the top of the women's track racing scene.  She scored victories in the Flying Lap (250m), Points Race, Elimination Race, Individual Pursuit (3000m), and Scratch Race and took Second in the Time Trial (500m). 
Known as a pursuiter, this is a huge result as Hammer continues to transition to the omnium format.  She scored a 5th Place in the Omnium at World's this year in one of her first attempts at the multi race discipline.
Tha U.S. National Championships continue throughout this weekend.