RESPONSIBILITIES: Reporting to the Associate Director of Athletics, the Head Coach is responsible for the coaching of the University’s club cycling team within the guidelines of the NCAA, RMAC, USA Cycling, and Colorado Mesa University. Includes all aspects of a collegiate cycling program: recruiting, scouting, budgeting, planning, organizing, scheduling, monitoring academic performance and promoting intercollegiate athletics.
The Head Coach’s essential duties and responsibilities include:
- Oversee cycling program. This includes scouting, and recruitment of student athletes, training student athletes and coaching them at races, monitoring academic progress of athletes, scheduling races, ensuring compliance with NCCA conference rules or regulations and eligibility of players.
- Supervise and participate in the recruitment of student athletes. This includes interviewing, screening,
assessment/evaluation, and meeting with coaches, counselors, principals, teachers and parents to facilitate the process.
- Plan and manage team travel such as time schedules, transportation by bus/vans, lodging accommodations, meal and
accommodations, insurance coverage and schedules for races and practice. Ensure travel arrangements are within budget constraints and are safe for the players’ and coaches’ welfare.