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Start Planning with help from USA Cycling

Whether this is your first event or you're a seasoned promoter, USA Cycling has the tools, resources, and support you need to make your event a success.

We will guide you throughout your journey, providing support with marketing, promotion, comprehensive liability insurance coverage, safety, and more.

Make Your Event a Success!

USA Cycling proudly partners with thousands of events across the country and can provide you with the guidance and support you need to make your event a success.

Our Mission

To develop the sport of cycling in the United States at all levels and to achieve sustained international success.


Like you, we believe cycling should be fun. When you choose to sanction or permit your event with USA Cycling, you are creating an exciting cycling experience that will lead to lasting memories.

What does it mean to sanction your event with USA Cycling?

If an event is sanctioned by USA Cycling, it means that the event follows the rules and competition structure laid out by the national governing body, the international governing body, and/or the International Olympic Committee.

Sanctioning Elevates Your Event


events across the country sanction with USA Cycling to provide registrants with a high-caliber experience

Results and ranking added to the USA Cycling database

For Example:

When you sanction your race with USA Cycling, you gain access to marketing, support, cycling-specific insurance, and assistance planning your event. Plus, your participants gain valuable ranking points for their results.

Partner with USA Cycling and gear up for a great event

Hosting a cycling event is an exciting and complex process, and sanctioning is one of the most important aspects to consider. That’s why USA Cycling offers a comprehensive, best-in-class experience for organizers like you.

We'll help you plan and polish a successful cycling event — from setting a date to crossing the finish line and beyond.

Benefits of Sanctioning with USA Cycling

Steps to cycling event success

Working with USA Cycling gives you expert support throughout the entire event planning process.

Before the Event

During the Event

There are so many important things to factor into the execution of your event. USA Cycling has you covered with educational resources that help you feel ready for your event.

Event Day Resources

After the Event

Upload race results to USA Cycling

Upload Results

Complete post-event reporting on your permit by answering some questions about your event and adding your rider count

Follow-up Resources

Ready to get started on a great event? Start your permit today!

Start Your Permit Today

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