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Bike Racing

Through our partnership with the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA), PeopleForBikes supports bike racing at the grassroots level. NICA develops mountain biking programs for student athletes in middle school and high school across the U.S. Together, PeopleForBikes and NICA’s 30 (and growing) nationwide leagues work to get more people on bikes and help student athletes build strong minds, bodies, character and communities through bicycling.

PeopleForBikes at Work on Bike Racing

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Max Fennell, Santa Cruz 70.3.

How to Grow the Bike Community: 3 Ideas from Top Triathlete Max Fennell

May 16th, 2019

At PeopleForBikes, we believe we can all do more to grow the cycling community. We’ve been doing the work for nearly 20 years and we want to keep the momentum going. We’re committed to improving inclusiveness in our messaging, broadening the audiences we reach, and increasing our staff diversity. Jo ...

Gloria Liu.

How to Grow the Bike Community: 3 Ideas from Gloria Liu

May 2nd, 2019

At PeopleForBikes, we believe we can all do more to grow the cycling community. We’ve been doing the work for nearly 20 years and we want to keep the momentum going. We’re committed to improving inclusiveness in our messaging, broadening the audiences we reach, and increasing our staff diversity. Jo ...

Tamika Butler

How to Grow the Bike Community: 3 Ideas from Tamika Butler

April 25th, 2019

At PeopleForBikes, we believe we can all do more to grow the cycling community. We’ve been doing the work for nearly 20 years and we want to keep the momentum going. We’re committed to improving inclusiveness in our messaging, broadening the audiences we reach, and increasing our staff diversity. Jo ...

Ayesha McGowan.

How to Grow the Bike Community: 3 Ideas from Athlete and Advocate Ayesha McGowan

April 19th, 2019

At PeopleForBikes, we believe we can all do more to grow the cycling community. We’ve been doing the work for nearly 20 years and we want to keep the momentum going. We’re committed to improving inclusiveness in our messaging, broadening the audiences we reach, and increasing our staff diversity. Jo ...

Troy Wells competes in a — very muddy — USA Cycling National Championships for Team Clif Bar. (Photo: Dylan Seguin; courtesy of Troy Wells.)

Pros Dish the Dirt on Winter Bike Racing

November 30th, 2018

Thanksgiving is past, holiday decorations brighten dark winter days, snow dusts towns across the nation — and many bike riders are hanging up their helmets and spandex for the season. But for some bike racers, the fun is just beginning: Cyclocross season is in full swing and landmark mountain bike e ...

Electric mountain bike racing is growing in popularity. (Source: Bosch eBike Systems.)

A New Racing Class

November 20th, 2018

For mountain bikers who want to compete, half the challenge is choosing which races to do. From the local XC series to multi-day stage races abroad, there are disciplines and a destinations for every rider. Electric mountain bike (eMTB) options are also beginning to appear on the race calendar: a se ...