Collegiate Cycling Update - March 2012


March 2012 - NOW is the time to renew your license!

With the road season already begun in seven of the eleven conferences, here's what you and your team need to know for this season, including allocations, an update on national rankings, and more, all on the road to Ogden. >> Read more

Collegiate Membership Contests
We have the winners of the 2011 Gatorade contests, their tips on recruiting new members, and a new contest for your team to win!
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Seeking Writers for Weekly Wraps
Are you a budding journalist, or a communications major, or do you just like to write about cycling? We have an opportunity for you!
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New Collegiate Member Benefits!
Training Peaks and JAKROO are both now offering special collegiate-only deals on their products with deeper discounts. >> Read more
Internships with Specialized
Specialized is looking for bright collegiate cyclists for several internship positions! Head to and click on the internships tab for info.

March 31 — USA Cycling BMX National Championships — Chula Vista, CA - Important Updates

May 4-6 — USA Cycling Collegiate Road National Championships — Ogden, UT

Sept 21-23 — USA Cycling Collegiate Track National Championships — Frisco, TX

Oct 19-21 — USA Cycling Collegiate MTB National Championships — Angel Fire, NM

Check your Conference calendar for the latest Conference races, or search for an event at!


What should team leaders be working on this month?

Renew your club's USAC membership and BUY Individual 2012 Licenses

Finish your team's spring Road permit

Check out USAC resources for Collegiate Team Leaders and Race Directors

Coordinate team travel to road races

Book travel to BMX Nationals

Recruit new members for road season! Talk up intro clinics at races if offered.


Keep rolling with USA Cycling member benefits
As a USA Cycling member, you're entitled to a variety of valuable discounts. Read more about all of your member benefits or take advantage of them now through your My USA Cycling account.


About USA Cycling's Collegiate Program
With over 4,700 student athletes and 300 collegiate clubs and teams, Collegiate Cycling is the division of USA Cycling responsible for administering competitive bicycle racing in 11 unique collegiate conferences. Collegiate Cycling also oversees all five USA Cycling Collegiate National Championships: Track, Mountain Bike, Cyclo-cross, BMX, and Road, and recognizes collegiate club and athlete achievements with the Stenner and Kuck scholarships. To learn more about USA Cycling-Collegiate, visit Recognized by the United States Olympic Committee and the Union Cycliste Internationale, USA Cycling is the official governing body for all disciplines of competitive cycling in the United States, including road, track, mountain bike, BMX, and cyclo-cross.


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