These organizations and companies are helping the sport of cycling and the
Sea Otter Classic. Please pay them a visit.
Peopleforbikes.org is a movement created by the Bikes Belong Foundation – the national nonprofit focused on bicycling safety and children's bike programs. The goal of peopleforbikes.org is to unite one million voices to improve bicycling in the United States by asking people to sign a pledge in support of biking. Peopleforbikes.org aims to make our country a better place to ride by sending a unified message to our elected leaders, the media, and the public that bicycling is important and should be promoted.
USA Cycling is a family of organizations that promote and govern different disciplines of the sport, and that work as one
The International Mountain Bicycling Association is a non-profit educational association whose mission is to create, enhance and preserve great trail experiences for mountain bikers worldwide.
Founded in 2009, the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) develops high school mountain biking programs for student-athletes across the United States. NICA provides leadership, services and governance for local leagues to produce quality mountain bike events, including a robust coach-licensing program to support student-athletes in the development of strong body, mind and character through their efforts on the bike.
BPSA is a member of Outdoor Industry Association (OIA). As a member of BPSA, you are eligible to participate in certain cost-saving programs available to OIA members through the OIA Business Solutions Program.
Bikes Belong is sponsored by the U.S. bicycle industry with the goal of putting more people on bicycles more often. We have nearly 400 members—bicycle suppliers and retailers combining resources to improve bicycling in America. Based in Boulder, Colorado, we have 12 professional staff, 18 volunteer directors, and a $2 million annual operating budget.
The NBDA is a non-profit association promoting the interests of every specialty bicycle retailer in the United States. Each dollar raised goes towards funding member programs, and every program is approved by an active, elected volunteer board of directors comprised of specialty bicycle retailers.
The League of American Bicyclists represents the interests of the nation's 57 million cyclists. With a current membership of 300,000 affiliated cyclists, including 40,000 individuals and 600 affiliated organizations, the League works to bring better bicycling to your community.
The Bicycle Ride Directors' Association of America (BRDAA) was founded in 1987 by a small group of professional bicycle event promoters in Whittier, California. The goals of the Association are to foster cooperation among recreational ride promoters, offer an affordable and proper insurance program and provide a forum for the exchange of information and experience among the membership. BRDAA maintains a master calendar of events to avoid conflicting dates and to provide efficient scheduling of member events.
Nine County Parks are sprinkled from the northern county line to the southern county line. All of the parks feature BBQ facilities and picnic areas for groups and individuals. RV and tent camping are available at Laguna Seca, San Lorenzo, Lake San Antonio North Shore and South Shore and Lake Nacimiento. Most of the parks offer sports areas, playgrounds and hiking trails. Each park has its own unique features and special events. Call (888) 588-CAMP or (831) 755-4899 for fees, information and reservations. Website: www.mocoparks.com.