About The Author

Amber Pierce

Career Highlights:

  • 58 Career Victories
  • 11 National Racing Calendar Victories
  • 21 National Racing Calendar Podiums
  • 8 World Cups
  • 7 International Race Wins
  • 2 Overall General Classification Victories
  • 2 Collegiate National Championship Titles

Current Team:
Team Vitalogic (AUT)
Team Good Life

Previous Teams:
WEBCOR Builders Pro Cycling (USA)
Team TIBCO Pro Cycling (USA)
KUOTA Speed Kueens (AUT)
Team Diadora Pasta Zara (ITA)
Optum Pro Cycling Team (USA)
Pepper Palace Pro Cycling p/b The Happy Tooth (USA)

MSc, Earth Systems/Oceanography, Stanford University
BA, Human Biology/Environmental Policy, Stanford University
Valedictorian, Reno High School

Founder and Mentor, Network for Advancing Athletes
President, Bike Mansfield
Volunteer Mentor, Connecticut Cycling Advancement Program

Academic Honors:
Published Author  (two peer-reviewed journal articles)
President’s Scholar, Stanford University
National Honors Society President, Reno High School

Previous Athletic Achievements:
Shirley Schoof Club Sports Athlete of the Year*, Stanford Cycling Team
2x Collegiate National Champion, Stanford Cycling Team
2x Collegiate Conference Champion, Stanford Cycling Team
NCAA Division I Scholarship Athlete, Stanford Women’s Swimming
Reno High School Hall of Fame, Swimming

* Awarded by the Stanford Athletic Board Awards Committee through the Stanford Athletic Department to the “student-athlete on a club team who demonstrates outstanding leadership, exemplifies fair play/sportsmanship, achieves excellence within the sport and is committed to community service.”

Photo by Hunter Pronovost
Photo by Hunter Pronovost