Austin McInerny is the President of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association or (NICA).
Since 2009, NICA has been developing interscholastic mountain biking programs for middle and high school student-athletes across the United States.
Austin has helped grow NICA into the largest youth cycling program in the United States with 21 leagues, in 20 states, with over 14,000 student athletes in the program. WOW!
In this episode, 10 year old Buddy Pegs interviewer Addie asks Austin about his job, his love of NICA, why bicycles have played such an important role in his life, and what he thought about the last World of Buddy Pegs storytelling episode, The Focal Point.
Learn more aboutNICA here!
Check out Addie’s version of the 1980’s classic public service announcement “This is your brain on drugs” or, “This is your family stuck inside all weekend”!
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The exciting conclusion of this two-part episode, and the start of The World of Buddy Pegs Season Two!
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