Meet USA Cycling: Cross Country Mountain Bike

XC mountain bikers must battle other riders—and the elements—to find success on the course. Watch USA Cycling athletes describe the combination of endurance, technical prowess, and perseverance required to compete in this challenging discipline.

Volkswagen is the Official Vehicle of USA Cycling and has been a proud sponsor of the sport’s governing body in the U.S. since 2012. Recognizing the active nature of its owners and the love so many have for their bikes, Volkswagen champions cycling in the United States by attending races with interactive displays for participants and fans, and supporting many of the country’s top cycling athletes and events. For more information on USA Cycling, visit