Claim to fame: Most decorated female cyclist in U.S. history
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee
Hometown: Boise, Idaho
Birthdate: August 11, 1973
Height: 5’ 8”
Kristin Armstrong is a professional road cyclist that started her Team USA journey at 17 as a Junior Olympian in swimming. Since then, Kristin has achieved a great deal including completing the Hawaii IRONMAN World Championship as a triathlete, as well as overcoming a career ending diagnosis of osteoarthritis by turning to cycling as therapy. Kristin won U.S. Olympic Gold Medals in the Time Trial (2008, 2012, 2016), three World Titles, five National Championships and numerous other victories.