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THE NCL LAUNCHES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND PROFESSIONAL CYCLING LEAGUE WITH VENTURE AND CELEBRITY INVESTORS AND A 2023 RACE SERIES

THE NCL LAUNCHES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND PROFESSIONAL CYCLING LEAGUE WITH VENTURE AND CELEBRITY INVESTORS AND A 2023 RACE SERIES

MIAMI, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the NCL (National Cycling League, Inc.) announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind professional cycling league. With 60 million…

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MIAMI, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the NCL (National Cycling League, Inc.) announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind professional cycling league. With 60 million riders in the United States and over 2 billion worldwide, American professional cycling is positioned to become one of the most popular sports in the world, and with today’s historical announcement, the sport has a new home—the NCL.

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The NCL (National Cycling League, Inc.) announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind professional cycling league. Launching in 2023, the NCL will organize a series of closed-course 1-2 kilometer criterium races in the most iconic locations of major cities around the country including Miami, Atlanta, Denver and Chicago, with a championship team decided at the end of the season and awarded the largest prize in the history of criterium racing. "Our mission is to create the next generation sports community by reimagining sports ownership, fan participation, and social impact," said Paris Wallace , a serial entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of the NCL. "The NCL will be the first major professional sports league that is majority-minority and female owned and values men’s and women’s athletic achievements and contributions equally."

With an eye to shifting the athlete experience, the league has designed its format to ensure gender equality—each team will be composed of men and women who receive equal pay and equal resources. Although men and women will race separately on race day, their results will count equally towards the team’s total score. This balanced approach […]

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