• USA Cycling Supports Colorado League – Free Junior Memberships, More Exposure for Collegiate Programs

    Submitted by Bill Plock on February 25th, 2021

    USA Cycling has joined the family of Colorado League sponsors for 2021-2023

    Together, these organizations are dedicated to advancing opportunities for young mountain bike riders in Colorado, southern Wyoming, and northern New Mexico to ensure a promising future for the sport. Through developing youth cycling opportunities and cultivating leadership, teamwork, and community, and creating a lifelong passion for cycling, we work towards a common goal of getting more kids on bikes and keep them riding through life. Read more

    • USA Cycling Seeks National Events Manager

      Submitted by Bill Plock on February 25th, 2021

      USA Cycling is the national governing body for the sport of cycling and oversees the disciplines of road, track, mountain bike, cyclocross and BMX. With a mission to develop the sport of cycling in the United States and to achieve sustained international racing success.

      USA Cycling supports cyclists at all levels, from those just beginning their personal journey in the sport as enthusiasts to seasoned professionals. The organization not only identifies, develops, and selects cyclists to represent the United States in international competition, but also supports amateur bike racing through grassroots development programs and the provision of critical infrastructure to run organized racing. USA Cycling is actively engaged in the ongoing work of growing the cycling community-internally and externally-to better reflect the diversity of the country. The National Events Manager, and has a high understanding of all cycling disciplines, with a proficiency in road racing. This role will be based in our headquarters, so any potential candidates will need to reside locally in Colorado Springs or nearby surrounding areas.  Read more

      • Enter to Win and Support Diversity Efforts in Collegiate Cycling

        Submitted by Bill Plock on December 15th, 2020

        Support EF Pro Cycling, Cannondale & USA Cycling’s efforts to establish cycling programs at Historically Black Colleges & Universities, and Tribal Colleges and Universities. Every entry to win the Cannondale/Palace/Rapha bike ridden by EF Pro Cycling at the 2020 GiroRead More

        • Results of BRAC’s Survey and Town Hall Meeting

          Submitted by Bill Plock on May 17th, 2020

          The Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado (BRAC) held a Zoom Town Hall Meeting last Tuesday night to review results from a member survey and provide those who tuned in an update on racing. The overall message is there is no clear path moving forward as to when we can race again. They collected 695 surveys asking members about desires to race, their concerns with safety, how their cycling behavior has changed in the last couple of months, and what types of events they were planning to ride—interesting that more than a third planned to do both a mountain or gravel events. Read more

          • Zwift Racing, Jessica McWhirt’s Love/Hate Relationship

            Submitted by Bill Plock on May 2nd, 2020

            Somewhere between the false flat and the 7% grade hill, I lost the front group. It was a clear indication of one of my (many) weaknesses in racing. The hills were relentless in Zwift’s UCI Harrogate course, almost like the Superior Morgul Road Race in Colorado but without The Wall, wind, rain, course announcers, volunteers, the labored breathing of other racers, cowbells, and my family shouting at me to pedal faster up a steep hill. None of that exists in Zwift. Read more

            • Free Resources from USA Cycling for all cyclists

              Submitted by 303cycling on April 30th, 2020

              The free Rider Toolkit is a must-have for those who love to have fun on two wheels regardless of ability and experience.  Read more

              • USA Cycling Master Championships, 105 Podium Spots to Coloradans–25 Firsts

                Submitted by Bill Plock on August 12th, 2019

                Between the three races and all the different age groups and categories, there were 280 podium spots up for grabs. With racers from all over the country, to have over a third of the top finishers from Colorado speaks well to our cycling community Read more

                • Rob DeMartini named CEO of USA Cycling

                  Submitted by 303cycling on January 11th, 2019

                  From Bicycle Retailer USA Cycling has named Rob DeMartini as its president and chief executive officer. DeMartini joins the organization from New Balance Athletics Inc., where he spent the past 12 years as president and CEO. He will begin hisRead More

                  • Hecht Ready to Go for the Gold at #CXNATS

                    Submitted by Kim Welk on December 10th, 2018

                    “Every race there are learning opportunities. I always try to reflect after the races and think about what I could have done better, what I could have done differently, what I did that was good. I try to duplicate whatRead More

                    • USA CYCLING ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM

                      Submitted by 303cycling on September 19th, 2018

                      USA Cycling today launched a redesigned membership program, high-lighted by a new low-cost option for cycling enthusiasts and fans to become members of the sport’s National Governing Body. The new program aims to bring many more cycling enthusiasts into the USA Cycling community ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and USA Cycling’s 100 year anniversary in 2020. Read more