Noreen Landis-Tyson served as the first female president of the commissaire's panel at the UCI Track World Championships, and she is the first woman to hold that position at the Tokyo Olympics.
Here's the news making headlines for Tuesday, April 27.
The UCI's new reforms to track racing leave no room for sponsor-backed trade teams
Daniel Holloway bursts onto track World Cup, winning an omnium event in Chile. But he's way more than just a track cyclist.
Check out Casey Gibson's author page.
Chloe Dygert leads the way with gold in the individual pursuit and another in the team pursuit.
The UCI updates track cycling formats, eliminating timed events from the omnium and adding a women's Madison race.
American Sarah Hammer won a pair of medals last week during the second round of the UCI Track World Cup in Cali, Colombia.
Sir Chris Hoy escapes a spectacular crash to win the World Cup keirin in Manchester. Azizulhasni Awang takes the overall title and collects a seven-inch splinter in one leg to go with it.
Kevin Sireau, the French sprinter, proved Friday at the World Cup meet in Manchester he will be one of the favorites at the London Olympics