STAFF

Hugh Moran started Mars Hill Cycling Camp in 2012 while the head cycling coach at Mars Hill University, a position he held for 7 years, leading the team to 6 national championships and the #1 DII national ranking for 3 years. Starting cycling as a junior and National Team Member, Hugh raced professionally on the road for several years and continues to race road, gravel, and mountain bike events.

- USA Cycling Level 2 Coach

- PMBIA Level 1 Instructor

- Wilderness First Aid Certified

- SafeSport Certified

Reid Beloni co-directs Mars Hill Cycling Camp and is a Senior Coach at CTS. After a successful collegiate cycling career, Reid continues to race at the elite level in road and cyclocross, is a National Champion in Endurance Mountain Biking, and a feared gravel racer. He's competed in marquee events like Cape Epic, Dirty Kanza 200, Haute Route, and Leadville 100.

- MS in Exercise Science

- USA Cycling Level 2 Coach

- PMBIA Level 1 Instructor

- Wilderness First Aid Certified

- SafeSport Certified

CAMP DIRECTORS

2019 COACHES AND COUNSELORS

Josh Whitmore is an Expert Coach at CTS where he is the company's most qualified mountain bike skills instructor. A National Champion in Endurance Mountain Biking, Josh has competed in the Pisgah Mountain Bike Stage Race, Leadville 100, and Dirty Kanza 200.

- MS in Outdoor Education

- USA Cycling Level 2 Coach

- PMBIA Level 2 Instructor

- Wilderness First Responder

- SafeSport Certified

Alexandra Christofalos has been a mentor and member of camp staff for many years. A member of Mars Hill University's cycling team when it was ranked #1 in the nation, Alexandra competed in mountain biking, cyclocross, and road. She went on to race professionally on the road and is now earning a masters degree at Appalachian State.

Hannah Dickson is a sophomore at Brevard College where she's a member of their cycling team and competes in cross country, short track, downhill, and dual slalom. She's a major in elementary education and  is a mentor with the Little Bellas, an organization providing mountain biking opportunities for girls. She also volunteers at Brevard Academy's 7th/8th grade mountain bike club supported by the Specialized Focus Foundation

Grayson Wickel is a mentor and ride leader for our road camps. Rising through the ranks as a junior racer, Grayson earned a scholarship to Mars Hill University where he competes in cyclocross and road. At the 2019 Collegiate National Road Championships, he rode to an impressive 12th place in the time trial.

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