Jennie Reed is a World and U.S. champion track cyclist and Olympian. Jennie began track cycling at the age of 16 in Redmond, Washington. She won National titles in the match sprint and individual pursuit at her first U.S. Track Cycling National Championship in 1994. She went on to compete in the sprint disciplines at the 2004 and 2008 Olympics and the Team Pursuit in 2012. Jennie competed in 13 World Championships, 11 consecutively. She won 25 World Cup medals between the Sprint events as well as the endurance events. Jennie is the only U.S. track cyclist to successfully transition from a sprint athlete, winning the World Championships in the Keirin to an endurance track athlete, winning a Silver Medal in the Team Pursuit at the 2012 Olympics.
|Full name:||Jennie Reed|
|Born:||April 20, 1978, Kirkland, Washington, United States|
About Jennie Reed
Decorated American cyclist who made her first of many appearances at the Olympic Games in 2004. In 2008, she took home the gold medal in the keirin at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships.
She graduated from Issaquah High School. She was one the best American junior cyclists of her time, winning multiple titles at the U.S. Junior Track National Championships in 1994.
She led the University of Washington to the Collegiate Track Cycling Championship in 1996.
She married Brandon Madden, with whom she has a child.
She and Bobby Julich both represented the United States in cycling at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Information related to Jennie Reed
- UCI Track World Championships, Women - The UCI Track Cycling World Championships are the set of world championship events for the various disciplines and distances in track cycling. They are regulated by the Union Cycliste Internationale. Before 1900, they were administered by the UCI's predecessor, the International Cycling Association.
- Sportspeople from Kirkland, Washington
- Olympic silver medalists for the United States in cycling
- Cyclists at the 1999 Pan American Games
- UCI Track Cycling World Champions (women)
- American female cyclists
- Olympic cyclists of the United States
- Cyclists at the 2004 Summer Olympics
- Cyclists at the 2008 Summer Olympics
- Cyclists at the 2012 Summer Olympics