Welcome to the Ultimate AZ NICA and S.T.A.R. Composite Team Guide for PVUSD, DMHS, BASIS, and Independent Riders!

What is the AZ NICA League Team?

The AZ NICA League Team of S.T.A.R. Composite is where the thrill of mountain biking meets the camaraderie of team sports. We provide a safe, fun, and supportive environment for middle and high school students (6th to 12th grade) to explore the exciting world of competitive and adventure mountain biking.

Why Join AZ NICA S.T.A.R.
Composite Team?

Skill Development

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced rider, we offer expert coaching and training to enhance your skills on and off the trail.

Team Spirit

Experience the joy of being part of a team! Build lifelong friendships, sportsmanship, and teamwork skills with fellow riders.


Compete in thrilling races, challenging your abilities and pushing your limits, all while enjoying the beautiful landscapes of Arizona.

Safety First

We prioritize the safety of our riders. Our programs and races adhere to the highest safety standards to ensure a secure biking experience.

How to get involved

  • Visit the Website: Head over to arizonamtb.org to explore the comprehensive resources and learn about the registration process.

  • Contact Us at S.T.A.R. Foundation: We will answer all your questions and get you registered on our team roster email list as a coach and/or rider/racer.

  • For Parents, Coaches, and Students: Once you receive your email confirmation from us, an invitation email from the Pit Zone from AZ NICA will allow you to register and become a coach and/or an official student member of our team.

Join the Adventure Today!

Don’t miss out on the incredible experiences waiting for you in the world of Arizona high school mountain biking. Whether you’re from PVUSD, DMHS, BASIS, or an independent rider, we welcome you to embark on this thrilling journey with us at S.T.A.R. Foundation. Get ready to ride towards your dreams!

Attention Passionate Parents and Coaches!

Coaching is the heart and soul of our team. It’s where skills are honed, friendships are forged, and dreams are nurtured. We can’t hold safe and inspiring practices without dedicated coaches like you. Your guidance will shape young riders into confident, skilled, and responsible individuals, both on and off the trail.

Whether you’re a seasoned rider or just starting your coaching journey, we need you. All levels of coaching are essential to our team’s success. Your unique perspective and experience will enrich our practices and inspire our riders to reach new heights. Choose to become a level one, two or three coach here .

To ensure the safety and consistency of our practices, we require parents to be Level One coaches or above to participate in any S.T.A.R. Composite Team practice. Your involvement not only ensures your child’s safety but also strengthens our team community.

So, here’s our heartfelt plea: become a coach and help us create a vibrant, supportive, and safe environment for our riders. Your impact will extend far beyond the trails, shaping the lives of young cyclists and fostering a lifelong love for biking.


Thank you for considering this vital role. Let’s pedal towards success together!