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New Mountain Biking Team Being Formed

December 22nd, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Plans are afoot for the Cumberland area to have a new kind of sports team. With the help of the owner of Wheelz Up in Cumberland, a team is being assembled to become part of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association or NICA – a nationwide mountain biking program.  Described as an alternative to mainline sports, Mandela Echefu says it is a sport where the whole family can participate… Currently there are competitions in Garrett County that bring in thousands of bikers, but Echefu has a vision for a competitive trail to be located withn the City…