For less than the cost of 10 trips to the local coffee shop, a USA Cycling race license grants riders full access to categorized racing at any of over 2,500 USA Cycling sanctioned events, whether on the road, track, trail, or bike park. Your results, rankings, and upgrades are tracked and awarded as you progress from newcomer to seasoned expert, or even professional. Additionally, having a race license grants you all of the other awesome perks of membership including:
Being a part of supporting the sport from training wheels to Olympic podiums
Annual access to over 2,500 USAC sanctioned races
Safe, secure, and officiated race courses and venues
Access to USA Cycling coaching expertise
Best-in-class insurance coverage while competing
Awesome discounts, deals, and perks from the very best brands in cycling
VIP, priority, and members-only access to special events
$40 access to $25,000 of rider protection insurance provided through Spot Insurance, whenever you're on the bike ($300 value)
*Race licenses are required for categorized racing
A USA Cycling Race License grants riders full access to categorized racing at any USA Cycling licensed event. Additionally, Racing Memberships grant riders all of the other awesome perks of membership including;
Discounts thru industry partners
Deals on rider safety benefits
Support for growing the sport
*Racing Membership required for categorized racing
Not only is every rider covered with best-in-class event insurance at USA Cycling permitted events, but every member of USA Cycling automatically qualifies for $40 per/year rider accident insurance from Spot Insurance ($300 value). Plus riders get deals from other companies that prioritize safety like a free consultation from Bike Law and $15 tests from USA Concussion Testing.
Members of USA Cycling have access to every level of racing and riding a bike. From beginning riders to Olympic champions, your membership supports American cycling by providing safety, structure, & support for events of all levels. Find your next cycling event here.
USA Cycling members are rewarded with deals on cycling products, services, legal support, and a free coaching consultation. Partner discounts include brands like Hyperice, TrainingPeaks, Athletic Greens, VeloNews, Cuore of Switzerland, Levi's, ExpertVoice, Skratch Labs, and more.
Passionate riders from around the country are what make cycling special. Our community of riders fund the development programs, grassroots participation efforts and world class athlete performances essential to the growth of cycling in America with their membership.
More than a Membership
We champion rider programs for cyclists of all ages, skill levels, and backgrounds by sharing expertise early and often to create lifelong riders. We want more people on bikes more often, and you help that happen.
We champion participation in grassroots cycling by promoting, organizing and subsidizing the largest network of races and rides in the country, with a goal of making the sport more accessible in the United States.
We champion the world class performances of over 150 Olympic, world, and national teams' athletes. From coaching and training to travel and equipment, we invest the money, time and effort necessary to cross the finish line first.
Membership in USA Cycling gets you access to America's largest cycling club and along with that discounts on cycling products and services that provide value far greater than the $50 annual fee. For just $100 (or $50 if upgrading from only a membership), a race licenses gets you all the perks and advantages of membership with the added value of access to over 2,500 sanctioned competitive events every year.
Junior Memberships and Race Licenses are both completely FREE. USA Cycling believes the best way to fall in love with the sport is to ride early and often and we want it to be as easy as possible for young riders to get involved and get riding.