Cyclist: Ansel Dickey

Racing Age/DOB: 21; March 11th, 1995
Hometown: Woodstock, Vermont
Current Residence: Woodstock, Vermont
Racing Strengths: Sprinting and Climbing / Ardennes

Previous Teams: 
California Giant/Specialized
US Junior National Team
KMS Cycling Team

2013-2015 Results:
3rd Overall GC, 2014 Green Mountain Stage Race
Points Leaders Jersey Stage 1, 2015 Tour of the Gila UCI 2.2
Points Leaders Jersey, 2015 Green Mountain Stage Race
3rd 2013 Junior National Road Championship

Top Three Career Results:
2nd 2015 U23 Criterium National Championship
1st 2015 New England Road Championships
3rd Overall GC, 2014 Green Mountain Stage Race

Goals for 2016: Top three at U23 Road Nationals, Top 10 at US Pro Nationals, Win a NRC Stage, and Win the Green Mountain Stage Race (home town Vermont race)

Personal Hobbies/Interests: Fly Fishing, Playing the Banjo

First Bike: 2012 Specialized Tarmac Size 52

What would you be doing if you weren’t cycling? “I’d love to take a stab at Professional Alpinism. But if that didn’t work out, I’d probably start a Fly Fishing Guide Company somewhere beautiful.”

Favorite Training Ride: “Anything but The Joe Holmes Hill Repeats”

Favorite Race: Vermont Overland Grand Prix

Favorite Music: Bluegrass or Alternative Rock

If you could race any cyclist (dead or alive) who would it be and what discipline: “I would love to go head to head with Peter Sagan in a Crit. Win or not, it would be a good time.”