The first ever NICA (National Interscholastic Cycling Association) Youth Mountain Bike Race is happening Sunday in Newport. Over 100 kids (middle & high school aged) from teams across the state of Oregon are descending upon Newport this morning from 9-1pm to take part in a mountain bike race at Wilder (OCCC).
The Oregon League is new this year & is open to youth from middle school through high school who are interested in riding bikes. Newport currently has a team of 7 kids and is open to any Lincoln County Youth who would like to be outdoors, have fun and ride bikes.
For more information contact Daniella @ Bike Newport (541) 265-9916 or come out and watch the action today, Sunday. We have a professional course, chip timing, coordinators from all over the nation and over 200 people will be in attendance for this weekends event.