The Santa Cruz Mountains Challenge is hosted by the Santa Cruz County Cycling Club, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 1971.
Our Mission is to bring cycling education to all levels of riders and encourage healthy lifestyles through education, friendship, teamwork and fun.
Proceeds from the Santa Cruz Mountains Challenge allow us to fund Grants and host cycling clinics. Grants are limited to $1,000 per Grant Request and an Organization may apply for up to $1,000 each year.
Please submit questions and a Grant Request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Grants received between January and October will be considered for funding in the year submitted.
Our Grant recipients include:
Active Transportation Scotts Valley
Bike Church Santa Cruz
Delaveaga PTC Active4Me
Ecology Action Youth BikeSmart Program
Harbor High School Mountain Biking Team
Open Streets Santa Cruz
People Power (now Bike Santa Cruz County)
Santa Cruz Jr Cyclocross Team
Santa Cruz Library: Bicycling Magazine subscription
Trips for Kids Santa Cruz
Trips for Kids Watsonville
UCSC Bike Maintenance Program
UCSC Slug Cycling Team