Singletrack High, a documentary film about the growing high school mountain bike movement, will premiere in Utah on Friday April 19, 2013 at 7 pm at the Jordan Commons Megaplex Theaters, 9400 S. State Street in Sandy, Utah. To purchase tickets, visit Utah High School Cycling League. The showing is a fundraiser for the league. About […]
Mountain biking is a relatively new sport. Long-standing American pastimes like baseball, football, and basketball have thick record books, and a near stranglehold on the sports culture and focus in the United States. For generations, kids have dreamed of playing left field at Fenway Park, and adults have escaped war, economic depression, and the drudgery of every day life watching those kids live out those dreams. But that is starting to change. More and more kids in the United States are dreaming about racing bikes, rather than putting on baseball cleats. Mountain bike racing, once thought as a fringe game for fringe people, is gaining momentum and devotees of all ages.
State Champions Crowned in First-Year Utah High School Cycling League – Park City’s Brenna Egan and Independent Rider Justin Griffin Earn Inaugural Titles
Saturday at the former Olympic venue of Soldier Hollow, the varsity boys state championship in the first-year Utah High School Cycling League was almost too close to call.