To view the information about the history of the Cycle North Carolina Mountains to Coast Ride and the Coastal Ride, click on the links below.
The first Cycle North Carolina was organized in 1999. The event is organized by North Carolina Amateur Sports - a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The presenting sponsor of CNC is the North Carolina News Network, a division of Capitol Broadcasting Company. The founding partners of Cycle North Carolina include the North Carolina Department of Transportation and the North Carolina Department of Commerce's Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development.
Cycle North Carolina is designed to promote physical fitness and health, provide economic impact and publicity to rural communities across the state while showcasing the state's beauty, scenic attractions and cultural diversity. Major sponsors for this event are North Carolina News Network, a division of Capital Broadcasting Company; the NC Department of Transportation; and the NC Department of Commerce's Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development.