The Sur De Charlotte Composite Team brings an opportunity for 6th through 12th graders in the areas south and south-east of Charlotte, NC to join a mountain biking team as a part of the North Carolina Interscholastic Cycling League. Our team shares the core values of Strong Mind, Strong Body, Strong Character; Inclusivity & Equality while striving to compete in interscholastic mountain bike races across North Carolina.
The Sur de Charlotte MTB team is lead by trained and certified coaches guided by framework of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association. We aim to support every student-athlete in the development of strong body, strong mind and strong character through their efforts on the bike.
Our team will:
Promote athlete skills development, excellence, teamwork, professionalism and respect for the community and the environment;
Promote the sport of mountain biking and the benefits of mountain biking as a healthy, low impact, outdoor recreational lifestyle;
Receive leadership and governance from a national organization with comprehensive policies, rules and guidelines to establish fair rules of play and codes of conduct;
Ensure all of our coaches & volunteers receive comprehensive Coaches Training and Licensing program to establish and maintain national standards and best practices;
Give back to our sport and our community as advocates for the natural areas and parklands, mountain bike trail access, and the development of sustainable trail systems.