Welcome NJNICA Coaches!
Thank you for joining the NJNICA family, we really appreciate our coaches and consider you the backbone of our organization and our ability to fulfill our vision: To enable every New Jersey teen to strengthen body, mind and character in the most equal and inclusive way through the life-long sport of cycling.
Which path is right for you?
Join an existing Team
If you’re interested in joining an existing team, we recommend that you check out our interactive team map, to see if there is a team in an area that’s geographically convenient for you. You can also post on our coaches’ google group (see info below) and inquire about teams in a particular area.
Start a Team
Interested in starting a team – congratulations, we’re here to help. You can check out the many resource available below, and post on the coaches’ google group to start building your coaching team. For additional help with starting a team, feel free to contact our Coaching Coordinator Larry Towner or League Director Tom Kruse.
You know you want to get involved in a hands-on coaching role, but are not sure which role is right for you? That’s cool too, we still suggest that you join our google group, join us on our monthly conference calls, and definitely sign up for our e-newsletters.
No matter which path you choose, we encourage you to stay connected with NJNICA coaching community by signing up for the following communication resources:
|Google Group for NJ Coaches||https://groups.google.com/d/forum/njcoaches|
|Like us on Facebook||http://www.facebook.com/NICANewJersey|
|2016 Leaders’ Summit Resources
Lot’s of good stuff here from our inaugural Leaders’ Summit.
|Interactive Team Map
How awesome is this – a geographic overview of NICA teams being built. Don’t see your team listed? Now worries, just shoot a note to our web guru Jason, and he’ll get your team added in a jiffy.
|NJ Coaches Shared Google Drive
A great place to start for local resources, presentations to school administration, links to past coaches’ conference call recordings, etc.
|Presentation from March 10th Coaches’ Town Hall meeting at the Grain House||https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B8JMVqkJegXeVDl1THJNMklabjA|
|NICA Coaches’ Resources||http://www.nationalmtb.org/nica-coaches-resources/|
|Team Starter Kit||http://www.nationalmtb.org/team-starter-kit/|
Thank you for your interest, we look forward to working with you in building a successful and enduring New Jersey NICA league.
|Tom Kruse | League Director
|Larry Towner | Coaching Coordinator