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Rapha Foundation Continues To Support And Empower The Next Generation Of Cyclists

Rapha Foundation Continues To Support And Empower The Next Generation Of Cyclists

The National Cycling Institute Milton is awarded $150,000 to help support underrepresented communities in the sport of cycling throughout Canada https://www.rapha.cc/stories/rapha-foundation The purpose of the…

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The National Cycling Institute Milton is awarded $150,000 to help support underrepresented communities in the sport of cycling throughout Canada

https://www.rapha.cc/stories/rapha-foundation

The purpose of the Rapha Foundation is to build a better future for the sport of cycling by inspiring, empowering and supporting the next generation of racers. Stepping into its fourth year and backing dozens of globally reaching cycling organizations to date, the Foundation continues to support Rapha’s mission to make cycling the most popular sport in the world.

This February, The National Cycling Institute of Milton will join a global network of grantees awarded to support community programs in growing the next generation of high-promise athletes. The Canadian-based cycling organization is set to benefit from the sixth round of funding, receiving $150,000 in support of its aim is to encourage, inspire and support underrepresented young people to thrive in the sport of cycling. NCIM Executive Director Chris Reid said "The Rapha Foundation grant will allow us to build on the work we’ve done in the first five years of the NCIM — to deepen and broaden our reach in the local community. The velodrome can be a catalyst for growing the sport in this country and the Rapha Foundation support goes a long way to helping accomplish that."

The funding provided to the National Cycling Institute Milton will allow NCIM to support and encourage the individual performance of U23, women and other underrepresented groups who face barriers in engaging with the sport.

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