By Bruce Ewert
Utah native Tayler Wiles (Specialized-lululemon) finished ninth in the 2013 USPRO Championship Road Race on May 27th in Chattanooga, TN. The race was won by Jade Wilcockson (Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) eleven seconds in front of teammate Lauren Hall. Mara Abbott was the victim of bad luck during a wheel change for a flat tire while leading with less than 25 miles to go, eventually finishing tenth. Wiles teammates Carmen Small and Evelyn Stevens finished in seventh and eleventh places respectively.
On May 25th Wiles finished eighth in the USPRO Championship Time Trial, which was won by her teammate Carmen Small.