The West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League was organized in 2018 to provide a fun, safe and high quality mountain biking program for students in grades 6 to 12. With the cooperation of our partners and our sponsors, we are able to provide a competitive mountain bike racing experience. Regardless of ability level, the West Virginia League is committed to providing a positive experience for all student-athletes.

Our League Is...

  • FunInspiring friendship, joy, and adventure.
  • InclusiveEveryone should be able to participate in our programs and feel welcomed, respected and supported.
  • EqualCommitted to fair treatment, equal access, opportunity, advancement and elimination of barriers to encourage participation for all.
  • RespectfulConsideration for all others, oneself, and the outdoors.
  • InvolvedNICA unites diverse people, families and communities through cycling by creating fun and welcoming experiences.

We are committed to teaching safe riding practices. We believe forming middle and high school teams is the best way for students to learn how to ride safely, to acquire safe riding techniques, and to develop the ability to teach these skills to others.


The West Virginia Interscholastic Cycling League:

  1. Fills a niche for students whose needs may not met by traditional interscholastic sports
  2. Gets kids outside
  3. Welcomes and supports diversity in ability, ethnicity, gender, orientation, and skill level
  4. Promotes trail-building efforts and environmental awareness
  5. Improves focus and academic performance in our student-athletes
  6. Promotes health & fitness in teens & their families
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We know finances can be a barrier for people to participate in this sport, and we’re committed to assisting families to the best of our ability. Whether you’re a coach or a student-athlete, we are here for you! We’re able to offer this support thanks to the generous donations of our private donors and sponsors.

If you have any hesitation about joining due to financial constraints, fret no more and Contact Us so we can help!

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NICA Pit Zone

The Pit Zone is the NICA Registration System for Teams, Coaches and Riders. Get race ready in this upcoming season here!

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