team camp 2021
11 Aug, 2022

Hello GVYC community! 

We are gearing up for a stellar Fall season of mountain biking with our middle school and high school students.  Lots has been happening behind the scenes as our organization prepares for great times on the single track trails.  Browse the news below and get in touch if you need more information.

Thanks and can't wait to see you on the trails!

Melissa Pipkin
GVYC Director

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Fall Programs Updates

The high school team will be kicking off the season with a Team Camp on Glade Park August 13&14.  The first team practice in town is Wednesday August 17.  Racers will compete in the Colorado High School Cycling League in Leadville on August 27.

More information on High School Team Registration steps can be found HERE.

Thank you to our high school parent volunteer coordinators - Melissa Barney, Fawn Lawrence and Kelly Culver.  They are a great resource for the team and in addition to organizing parent volunteers they would like to be a resource of information for any new families joining the team. Their contact info be found at the bottom of the flyer linked above. If you are ready to jump in and help the team there is a link on our TeamApp with different opportunities for you - check it out!  

Middle School MTB registration is open and the first day of practice is Tuesday August 23.  We will ride together Tuesday evenings 5:30-7:30 through October 16.  We welcome Scott Britz and Amanda Stahlke as co-coordinators of the Middle School MTB this program.  They have an excellent group of middle school coaches to teach MTB skills, trail stewardship and FUN on the trail with your student. 

Please register your Middle School student by August 15.

There may be registration caps for the high school and middle school programs.  If we meet those caps you may be put on a waiting list. 

Because of our generous sponsors we are able to offer scholarships in order to decrease barriers to participating.  If you have a need, consider applying here: 2022 Scholarship Application 

Please contact Melissa if you have any problems with registration


We worked hard over the summer updating our website so that it would be easier for you to find your program, learn more about who we are and what we do.  Please take a look around and get to know more about GVYC

ImPACT testing


Dr Ellen Price,DO and Dr Joey Salganik,DO from Family Health West have offered free ImPACT testing for our high school athletes.  They will be sharing more information to our team about this free opportunity.  ImPACT testing can be a useful tool to assess and manage concussions.  More information about ImPACT testing can be found HERE

Thank you Dr Price and Dr Salganik!

Welcome Sparky Moir and Karen Guzman-Newton to the GVYC Board of Directors.  Get to know more about our board HERE

If you are interested in how to get involved with GVYC at the Board level please fill out this form and let us know

We are forever grateful to our business community sponsors..  Thank you for your continued support of Grand Valley Youth Cycling - you keep our wheels rolling! 
Sponsors help us meet our mission.  Contact if you want more information on how to support Grand Valley Youth Cycling. We are a registered 501(c)3 non-profit.


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