Coaching Awards Program

2022 Coaching Awards Program

By: Jon Tarkington  September 20, 2022

Do you know a coach that embodies the mission of USA Cycling? Consider nominating them for our coach of the year awards.

This year we want to recognize coaches who have been contributing to the health and growth of bicycle racing in the United States. We encourage you to nominate a person who embodies the mission of USA Cycling:

The mission of USA Cycling is to develop the sport of cycling in the United States at all levels and to achieve sustained international racing success while fostering a shared commitment to safety, integrity, and the joy of cycling.

Nomination Criteria:

  • Nominees must be USA Cycling Licensed Coaches of any level.
  • Nominees must be predominantly involved in the category in which they are being nominated
  • Nominations must be made by USA Cycling Members.
  • Multiple members may be listed in support of each nominee.
  • Please limit one nomination per member.
  • Current USAC High Performance Coaches are not eligible.


  • Development Coach - This coach doesn’t just connect with athletes, they help grow the sport of cycling
  • Elite Coach - Accolades/Nominations from athletes at national and international level competition
  • Junior Coach - Accolades/Nominations from junior athletes and their parents.


Nominees will be selected based on their nomination forms. Please ensure to detail how well they are executing the mission of USA Cycling and are striving to improve themselves, their athletes and the sport. Award winners will be announced at the 2022 Coaching Summit, Coaches will be recognized through newsletters in early 2023.

Nominations are due by October 21, 2022