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

Utah High School Cycling League

The Utah High School Cycling League is led by League Director Dallen Atack. The Utah League had its inaugural race in 2012.

www.utahmtb.org

NICA Chapter Leagues

NorCal Interscholastic Cycling League

Founded in 2001, the NorCal Interscholastic 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

Wisconsin Interscholastic 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

NICA Project Leagues​

Texas Interscholastic Mountain Bike League

Founded by Vance and Brandi McMurry in 2010, the Texas Interscholastic Mountain Bike League launched its first race in the Spring of 2012. JJ Cawelti is at the helm as League Director.

www.texasmtb.org

New York Interscholastic Cycling League

The New York Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2012 by Executive Director Jason Cairo, with their first race taking place in the spring of 2013.

www.newyorkmtb.org

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

Alabama Interscholastic Cycling League

The Alabama Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2014. The league had its inaugural race in 2015. Chris Mileski is currently filling in as Interim League Director.

www.alabamamtb.org

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 Interscholastic Cycling League

The Idaho Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2014 by Dylan Gradhandt. The league had its inaugural race in 2015. Eddie Freyer has taken the helm as Executive Director.

www.idahomtb.org

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

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. League Director Nikki Peterson is at the helm. The league had its inaugural season in the Fall of 2016.

www.nevadamtb.org

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

New Jersey Interscholastic Cycling League

The New Jersey Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2015 by Board President Tom Kruse, and held its inaugural race in 2017. The League is led by Executive Director Ken Seebeck.

www.newjerseymtb.org

Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League

The Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2017 by Co-Directors Jon Posner and Fred Powell. The first season of competition was held in the Fall of 2018.

www.marylandmtb.org

West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League

The West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2017 by Executive Director Cassie Smith. The West Virginia League had its inaugural race in 2018.

www.westvirginiamtb.org

Oregon Interscholastic Cycling League

The Oregon Interscholastic Cycling League was founded by Executive Director Heather Wolfgang in 2017 and held its inaugural race in 2018.

www.oregonmtb.org

Montana Interscholastic Cycling League

The Montana Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2018 by League Director Sam Schultz. Its inaugural season started in the Fall of 2019.

www.montanamtb.org

Florida Interscholastic Cycling League

The Florida Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2018 by Director Maxwell Gledhill. The first race was held in the Spring of 2020.

www.floridamtb.org

Indiana Interscholastic Cycling League

The Indiana Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2018 by the Indiana League Founding Committee members and run by League Director, Margaret Barawskas.

www.indianamtb.org

South Carolina Interscholastic Cycling League

The South Carolina Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2018 by Director Curt Kurz-Edsall. The 2020 inaugural season has been postponed.

www.southcarolinamtb.org

Missouri Interscholastic Cycling League

The Missouri Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2018 by Director Chris Mileski. The 2020 inaugural season has been postponed.

www.missourimtb.org

Kansas Interscholastic Cycling League

The Kansas Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2019 by League Director Tina Khan.

www.kansasmtb.org

Kentucky Interscholastic Cycling League

The Kentucky Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2019 by League Co-Founders Steve Beckett and Denile Hill.

www.kentuckymtb.org

Nebraska Interscholastic Cycling League

The Nebraska Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2019 by Ken Theis, Kari Ramsey, Roxzanne and Ryan Feagan. The league is led by League Director, Bree Campbell.

www.nebraskamtb.org

Ohio Interscholastic Cycling League

The Ohio Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2019 by League Director Jen Malik.

www.ohiomtb.org

Nevada South Interscholastic Cycling League

The Nevada South Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2019 by League Director Dennis Leffler.

www.nevadasouthmtb.org

New Mexico Interscholastic Cycling League

The New Mexico Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2022 by League Director Mary Grow.

www.newmexicomtb.org

Delaware Interscholastic Cycling League

The Delaware Interscholastic Cycling League was founded in 2022 by League Director Maria Dziembowska and Scotty Roberts.

www.delawaremtb.org

Arizona Interscholastic Cycling League

The Arizona Interscholastic Cycling League will be founded in 2023 by League Director Jen Harrelson. 

www.arizonamtb.org