ADAM JAMIESON AND SEAN MACKINNON WITH EUROPEAN SQUAD
Adam Jamieson and Sean MacKinnon will be riding for Ireland's An Post-Chain Reaction, a UCI Continental Professional cycling team, for the next season. Both riders were with the Next Gen Men's Track Endurance (MTE) program in 2016.
The two teammates have also raced with the men's Team Pursuit squad that recently took home a silver medal and a sub-four-minute time at the Pan Am Track Championships in Mexico with Jamieson on board. Most recently, Jamieson was a member of the squad that won gold at the Apeldoorn UCI Track World Cup in November 2016.
Jamieson, 20, won the 114km Lierde Circuit race in Belgium on July 25 riding for RaceClean Canada. In August, he finished eighth at the 113km Overijse Kermesse in Belgium and sixth at the 160km UCI 1.2 Grand Prix des Marbriers in France.
MacKinnon, also 20, competed at the UCI World Championships in Doha, where he finished 16th at the U23 ITT and 135th in the road race. In May of this year, he claimed the Best Young Rider jersey at the 2016 Fleche du Sud in Luxembourg after he finished seventh on the 148.9km Stage Four and ended up 10th overall in the final GC.
Registered in Ireland, the An Post-Chain Reaction team is based at the Sean Kelly Academy in Merchtem, Belgium.