Male cyclist Austin Killips raced in the USA CYCLING Cyclocross Nationals event Chicago, Sunday December 12th. Killips placed 10th. This is the first known time a male raced with the elite women in the USA for the National Champion Jersey. Austin is already the first male to race in a world cup women’s event and will be traveling to Europe for a ‘Cyclocross Campaign’ directly after Chicago Nationals.
Austin is 26, and has no prior race experience prior to “transitioning under the UCI guidelines for MtF” in 2019; he races for Pratt Cycling.