The location of campus close to Mt. Bachelor and the Three Sisters Wilderness provides a world-renowned setting for students to participate in skiing and biking.

Students compete in ski racing, Nordic events, cyclocross and mountain biking. No previous competition experience is required. To be eligible you must be a enrolled as an OSU-Cascades student and be in good academic standing.

OSU-Cascades partners with Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation (MBSEF) to provide intercollegiate club sports to our students. Cycling sports compete in the Northwest Collegiate Cycling Conference, with USA Cycling as the sanctioning organization.


Alpine Skiing

Train with MBSEF’s PSIA certified coaches and compete in the NWCSC conference against other school’s club ski teams. No previous ski racing experience is required, but if you’ve raced before there’s stiff competition and low pressure at the conference races. The snow sport club teams compete in the Northwest Conference of the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA NWC), the sports federation for collegiate team ski racing and snowboarding. USCSA NWC participating colleges include University of Washington, Washington State University, University of Idaho, University of Oregon, University of British Columbia and University of Puget Sound, Whitman College and Oregon State University – Cascades.  USCSA NWC has produced team and individual national champions.


Nordic Skiing

The Nordic skiing club team competes in the Northwest Conference of the United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association, the sports federation for collegiate team ski racing and snowboarding.

If you are interested in Nordic skiing please contact Club Sports advisor Matt Johnson


Mountain Biking

Known for its exceptional trails and community, experience the area’s finest terrain by getting involved with the mt. biking team. Competitions are currently being held. Join the Cycling Club Sports Team


Cyclocross

The season is almost here! Bend is nationally recognized as one the top places to ride as evidenced by hosting the 2009 and 2010 USA Cyclocross Nationals. Cycling sports will compete in the Northwest Collegiate Cycling Conference, with USA Cycling as the sanctioning organization. Join the Cycling Club Sports Team


Where do I sign up?

To learn more about club sports and to enroll, email sports@osucascades.edu

Advisors
Matt Johnson, Faculty Advisor