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Beatty Takes 4th At National Competition

Posted: Thursday, July 18th, 2013 at 6:27 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

Photo courtesy of Mark Beatty.

Washington is the home of a competitive cyclist who recently took 4th place in her division at the USA Cycling National Championships. Fourteen-year-old Alijah Beatty competed in the 17-mile road race in Madison, Wisconsin, in the women’s 13-14 age division and placed 4th. She is also the current points leader in the 10-race Iowa Cup in her division. Currently, she is preparing for a race in Des Moines and hopes to join a professional team in the future. Beatty will be starting her freshman year at IMS this fall. She is the daughter of Mark and Susan Beatty.