Admit it: you’re having a blast riding on your Minnesota Interscholastic Cycling Team. As you approach your senior year you’ll begin to wonder, “what’s next?”  Lucky for us Maddie Arpin, a member of the University of Minnesota Cycling Team(UMCT), has all the answers to all the questions you were afraid to ask about UMCT and collegiate…

Let me start with gratitude. If you’re reading this, you are either considering coaching or returning to coach this year. Thank you so much for your gift of service. I say this all the time and it’s worth saying again and again. Coaching is a gift we give to our communities and to our future.…

Back for it’s second season, the Minnesota High School Cycling League Rider Development Camp returns to True North Base Camp and the Cuyuna Lakes Recreation Area July 16-20th. For this year, we have extended the camp by another day! Open to all rider ability levels, the camp is not just about becoming a better rider, but…

Say hello to our newest writer Logan Cummings. Logan’s a junior at Minnetonka High School and has raced for their mountain bike team since his freshman year. Read how Logan learned mountain biking was for him. Throughout my life I have tried a plethora of sports. When I was young I played soccer, but I…

What’s it like to compete in your first National Interscholastic Cycling League race?  Here’s how Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Team student athlete Chris Boucher experienced it. At my first Minnesota High School Cycling League race, I had so much support from my team. One of the main things I remember from it was an experienced…

Carley and Libbey Endersbe: ride for the freedom, ride for the love

In case you don’t know them, Carley and Libbey Endersbe are identical twins, Minnesota League Alumni (Burnsville/Lakeville Composite Team 2012- 2013) where they were regulars on the medal podium, and currently attend Ft Lewis College (a NICA sponsor!) in Durango, Colorado and race for the school’s top ranked cycling team. Both student athletes pursue both academic and athletically…

Spring Break is a great time to ride bikes and meet new people. For my spring break, I went to San Diego, California. My dad and I wanted to ride with some fellow National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) members from the SoCal league, which races in the spring. We began by contacting Bruce Martens, the league’s National Coaching…

Find a Team Individuals can participate in the Minnesota League, but what’s even more fun is having a team to train and race with.   Whether you are a student or coach, the MN League wants to do everything we can to help you form a team at your local high school.  We encourage all…

Team Registration TEAM REGISTRATION All teams must register with the League. Doing so provides insurance coverage for all coaches and volunteers, as well as supporting League programs. The price for registering a team varies depending on the division of the team and if the team has a licensed head coach. Special discounts for the first…

2016 Team Race Schedule/Off-Weeks RACE 1 ‐ AUSTIN, MN RACE 2 ‐ ST. CLOUD, MN RACE 3 ‐ ROCHESTER, MN RACE 4 ‐ DULUTH, MN RACE 5 ‐ RIVERFALLS, WI Sept. 11 Sept 18, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 Oct 9, 2016 Oct 16, 2016 Alexandria Comp. D2 Alexandria Comp. D2 Alexandria Comp. D2 Alexandria Comp.…