USA Cycling Partners With RallyMe

Today RallyMe, Inc., the world's leading crowdfunding platform for athletes, announced a multi-year exclusive partnership with USA Cycling and the USA Cycling Development Foundation.

As there are more bikes than staplers in our offices, the staff at RallyMe couldn't be happier. And I for one, as a former cycling journalist (Bicycling, Velo News, Mountain Bike, Mountain Bike Action, etc.), am thrilled to be able to help cyclists move one step closer to achieving their cycling goals. We're kicking off the partnership with a 10-rider Rally of elite women road and track racers. Each rider will have their Rally total matched (up to a total of $2,500 per rider) by the USA Cycling Development Foundation.

USA Cycling has offered this unique grant opportunity to only ten professional cyclists in the United States. This, I believe, will be an excellent model that all national teams and national governing bodies will want to look at. Hot on the heels of Sochi, where RallyMe helped to fund 29 Olympians and Paralympians, I can't help but feel like we're on a roll...