Alabama High School Cycling League launched at Sea Otter!
The Alabama High School Cycling League is off to a great start. NICA High School teams are now forming all over Alabama with racing to commence in the Spring of 2015. All parents, teachers and mountain bikers interested in coaching or helping to form teams are encouraged to contact the Alabama League Director at Eddie@alabamamtb.org for information about the league, coach training and more. Additionally, we encourage you to Click here to join our newsletter for the latest news.
Dates and Reminders
September 20-21, 2014: Leader’s Summit @ Camp Hargis in Chelsea, AL
October 11-12, 2014: Birmingham Area Wilderness First Aid Course
October 15, 2014: Pre-Season begins
December 1, 2014: Season begins
March 15-16, 2015: Race #1 - Location TBA
April 11-12, 2015: Race #2 - Location TBA
April 25-26, 2015: Race #3 - Location TBA
May 2-3, 2015: Race #4 State Championship - Location TBA
Our national organization, NICA, is offering free webinars to develop coaching skills and knowledge, share strategies, and build community. All webinars provide educational units towards coaching licenses. Registration is required to participate. Click here to learn more.
Fall Leaders Summit
The Alabama High School Cycling League’s annual Leaders’ Summit brings together coaches, assistant coaches, ride leaders, parent volunteers, team directors and anyone interested in learning more about our coaching and teaching methods to develop skills and knowledge, share strategy and build community. This conference will promote a well-rounded approach to coaching that creates an environment in which high school students can grow and thrive. This is a great opportunity to spend a weekend in the company of peers and energize for the upcoming season.