Being on a Scholastic Mountain Bike Team Taught Me the Right Lessons at the Right Time
Updated: Oct 17, 2021
When I first began racing in a National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) league as a 13-year-old, I never expected the experience to have such an encouraging and long lasting impact on my character development and leadership skills. However, over these past five years I have grown and learned from some admirable NICA leaders and have become someone whom my younger self would have respected. Here are just a few of the thing I’ve learned as a scholastic mountain bike athlete.