Fort Lewis College, a Powerhouse in Collegiate Cycling with 24 National Championships.

NICA State Championships
Oct 18-20, 2019

Fort Lewis College and the City of Durango are excited to welcome NICA riders and families to the Colorado State High School Mountain Biking Championships on October 18-20, 2019 at Durango Mesa Park!

Competitors will ride the trails that helped create some of the greatest collegiate, professional, and Olympic riders in the history of mountain biking. In addition to claiming America's premier collegiate cycling program with 24 national championship titles, Fort Lewis College offers an array of four-year degrees, making us the perfect balance of academic success and athletic greatness.

Whether you’re a NICA competitor looking ahead to what’s next, a coach who wants the best for your athletes, or a spectator at the races, our cycling team invites you to explore our mountain-flanked campus during your time in Durango.

Apply to FLC for free by using the code NICADGO.

AApply Now buttonll weekend long, we'll be handing out a code you can use to apply to Fort Lewis College for free. Stop by the FLC tent at the mesa, come to the dinner and awards on Saturday evening, or take a campus tour, and put that $40 toward a new derailleur.

Enter to win a scholarship to FLC

Fill out a contact card and sign up for a tour on-line, or at the tent and enter to win one of four $600, 4-year scholarships to Fort Lewis College (available to high school juniors and seniors). Not quite a junior yet? We still have lots of great giveaways to tide you over through your first two years of high school.

FLC preview

Two great ways to get a taste for life here are by taking a campus tour or by attending a Friday at the Fort event. Reserve your spot on a campus tour before they fill up. Sign up online today or at our tent on the mesa during the championships. We'll have swag, information on FLC, free enrollment applications and more.

Campus Tours

Campus tours, which take around 60 minutes, will include a brief info session and a walk around campus. You'll hear about our academic programs, what it's like to live on campus, the application process, and the benefits of a Fort Lewis College education. In addition, we'll offer you a sneak peek at the Cycling office and cycling resources on campus. Tours are available Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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Friday at the Fort

Friday at the Fort is an in-depth all-day event for students and families who really want to explore what FLC has to offer. It's your opportunity to talk with professors, students and admission counselors about classes, living on campus and going to college in Durango, as well as to find out about scholarships and financial aid. Sign up now for the November 2019 Friday at the Fort!

Learn More

For tune-ups, upgrades, and first-ever bikes, visit one of the amazing local shops in downtown Durango.

2nd Ave Sports
640 E. 2nd Ave, Durango

Mountain Bike Specialists
949 Main Ave, Durango

For more information please contact:

Dave Hagen, Cycling Director
Phone: 970-247-7460

Jenna Gilbert, Assistant Director, Admission
Office: Kroeger Hall, RM 109
Phone: 970-247-6590

Cycling Team Jumping