Taking on Collegiate National MTB Championships

October 20-22 | Missoula, MT

Summit Bike Club athletes from the Competitive Cyclist MTB Team represented five schools at Mountain Bike Collegiate National Championships. Each year, collegiate student-athletes across the country participate in the regional conferences to qualify to compete at National Championships.

Congratulations to all of our collegiate athletes for their dedication to education great performances.


Riders on Club Teams

Zach Calton – University of Utah

  • Cross Country – 5th
    Downhill – 14th
    Dual Slalom – 13th
    Short Track – 8th
    Individual Omnium National Champion

Rachel Anders – Stanford University

  • Cross Country – 2nd
    Downhill – 6th
    Dual Slalom – 3rd
    Short Track – 3rd
    Individual Omnium – 2nd

Lia Westermann – University of Colorado Boulder

  • Cross Country – 9th
    Downhill – 2nd
    Dual Slalom – 2nd
    Short Track – 12th
    Individual Omnium – 3rd

Anika Heilweil – Middlebury College

  • Cross Country – 3rd
    Short Track – 5th

Ellise Shuman – University of Utah

  • Cross Country – 14th
    Short Track – 14th

Danny Fendler – University of Utah

  • Downhill – 23rd

Riders on Varsity Teams

Ellen Campbell – Fort Lewis College

  • Cross Country – 6th
    Short Track – 8th

Sienna Leger Redel – Westminster College

  • Cross Country – 8th
    Short Track – 11th

Collegiate National Championship races require student-athletes to be full time students and participate with their student ran club or varsity team at the necessary number of qualification race in order to qualify for nationals. Riders must as be licensed as a collegiate A, which is similar to Cat 1.

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