Youth Mountain Bike Racing Team in York County, South Carolina

Catawba Ridge Riders is a nonprofit (501.c.3) mountain biking club dedicated to promoting youth cycling and development of student athletes.  Our primary focus is maintaining a National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) team in the Fort Mill, Rock Hill and surrounding area.  Many of our members compete year-round in non-NICA local cycling events.  Catawba Ridge Riders offers an inclusive program for 6th through 12th graders.

Our Mission

Our team mission is to teach middle and high school students mountain bike riding and racing skills while learning to be responsible student-athletes.

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. – Albert Einstein

Our Core Values

Building strong minds, bodies, character, and communities through cycling

We Ride because ...

We have a passion for mountain biking, for racing and training our racers do their best.  Mountain biking is: