Atomic Development Team

Atomic Energy Squad

PA Lightning is a proud supporter and manager of its development
team for young athletes, Atomic Energy Squad, on their way to the elite ranks.  The 2015 team was a top team in Pennsylvania, and competed bTeam Shot Atomic 2oth regionally and in selected national events.

The 2016 roster is composed of amateur U25 riders under the guidance of Vitesse Sport Performance, the official coaching company of the team.

 2015 Team:

Nate Sievers (Age 20, Loyola University Maryland)

  • Upgraded from Cat 4 to Cat 3 on road
  • Top 50% finishes in 15 races in 2015 season

Jason Hammond (Age 20, University of Delaware)

  • ECCC Track Conference Champion
  • Upgraded from Cat 3 to Cat 2 on track
  • 3rd – Rock Lititz Tour, Cat 3

Bergen West (Age 20, Warren Wilson College)

  • Upgraded from Cat 4 to Cat 3 on road
  • 1st – Marrieta Bike Race, Cat 4