Leagues

Leagues fulfill NICA’s mission at the regional level, improving the lives of teens and positively impacting communities by providing a high quality, safe and fun interscholastic mountain bike program based on the principles of strong body, strong mind, strong character, equality and inclusivity. Leagues also oversee the development, training and education of teams and coaches in their communities.

NICA Affiliate Leagues

125 Arizona Interscholastic Cycling League
The Arizona Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2012 by Executive Director Mike Perry. The league had its inaugural season in the fall of 2013.
www.arizonamtb.org
Colorado High School Cycling League
The Colorado High School League was founded in 2009 by Executive Director Kate Rau. The first season of competition was in the Fall of 2010.
www.coloradomtb.org
125 Utah High School Cycling League
The Utah High School Cycling League was founded in 2011 be Executive Director Lori Harward. The Utah League had its first race in 2012.
www.utahmtb.org
125 Georgia Interscholastic Cycling League
The Georgia Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2013 by Board of Director President and Executive Director, Dan Brooks. The league held its first race in the fall of 2014. Now under the leadership of League Director, Kenny Griffin, the league continues to expand across the state of Georgia and South Carolina.
www.georgiamtb.org

NICA Chapter Leagues

NorCal High School Cycling League
Founded in 2001, the NorCal High School Cycling League, grew out of the Berkeley High Mountain Bike Club and was the original scholastic mountain biking League in the U.S. Vanessa Hauswald took over the director role in the Summer of 2010.
www.norcalmtb.org
SoCal High School Cycling League
The SoCal High School Cycling League had its first season in spring 2009 thanks to support from the Easton Foundations. The SoCal League was founded in 2008 by Executive Director Matt Gunnell.
www.socaldirt.org

NICA Project Leagues

Texas Interscholastic Mountain Bike League
Founded by Executive Director Vance McMurry in 2010, the Texas Interscholastic Mountain Bike League launched its first race in the Spring of 2012.
www.texasmtb.org
125 Minnesota High School Cycling League
Gary Sjoquist successfully launched the Minnesota High School Cycling League, in 2012.  The league continues to grow under the leadership of Executive Director, Josh Kleve.
www.minnesotamtb.org
125 New York Interscholastic Cycling League
The New York Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2012 by Executive DirectorJason Cairo, with their first race taking place in the spring of 2013.
www.newyorkmtb.org
125 Tennessee Interscholastic Cycling League
Katherine Williams founded the Tennessee Interscholastic Cycling League in 2012, and the league held its first race in the fall 2013.  Katherine first came to NICA as a coach with the NorCal League.  When she moved to Tennessee she took the NICA spirit with her.
www.tennesseemtb.org
Wisconsin High School Cycling League
Executive Director’s Don Edberg and Kathy Mock founded the Wisconsin League in 2013. Their first race series was in the fall of 2015.
www.wisconsinmtb.org
alabama-logo-large Alabama Interscholastic Cycling League
Executive Director Eddie Freyer founded the Alabama Interscholastic Cycling League in 2014. The league had its inaugural race in 2015.
www.alabamamtb.org
Virginia-Logo-FINAL-large Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League
The Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League, was founded in 2014 by Executive Director Peter Hufnagel. The league had its first race in the fall of 2015.
www.virginiamtb.org
Idaho logo Idaho Interscholastic Cycling League
The Idaho Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2014 by Dylan Gradhandt. The league had its inaugural race in 2015.
www.idahomtb.org
Idaho logo Arkansas Interscholastic Cycling League
The Arkansas Interscholastic Cycling league was founded in 2015 by Alan Ley. In 2016, the league had its first race series, and continues to grow under the leadership of Executive Director Kyla Templeton.
www.arkansasmtb.org
Idaho logo Pennsylvania Interscholastic Cycling League
The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2015 by Executive Director, Mike Kuhn. Their inaugural race took place in 2016.
www.pamtb.org
Nevada Interscholastic Cycling League
The Nevada Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2014 by Executive Director Doug Bedient. The league had its inaugural season in the Fall of 2016.
www.nevadamtb.org
Idaho logo North Carolina Interscholastic Cycling League
Executive Director Mike Long founded the North Carolina Interscholastic Cycling league in 2015. The league held their inaugural race in the Spring of 2017.
www.northcarolinamtb.org
Idaho logo New Jersey Interscholastic Cycling League
Executive Director Tom Kruse founded the New Jersey Interscholastic Cycling league in 2015. Their inaugural race took place in the Spring of 2017.
www.newjerseymtb.org

NICA Emergent Leagues

Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League
The Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2017 by Executive Director Jon Posner. The first season of competition will be in the Fall of 2018.
www.marylandmtb.org
  West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League
The West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2017 be Executive Director Cassie Smith. The West Virginia League will have its inaugural race in 2018.
www.westvirginiamtb.org/