Wasatch Community Foundation Rides High as Gold Sponsor for Wasatch Mountain Bike Team


Heber City, UT – March 14, 2024 —Wasatch Community Foundation proudly announces its support for the local sports community by becoming a gold sponsor for the Wasatch Mountain Bike Team. This partnership marks a significant commitment to fostering athletic excellence, community engagement, and youth development for hundreds of youth in Wasatch County.

The Wasatch Mountain Bike Team, known for its dedication to promoting the sport of mountain biking among youth, is thrilled to welcome Wasatch Community Foundation as a key supporter. With this sponsorship, the team gains crucial financial support that enables them to enhance their training programs, expand access to equipment, and participate in competitive events.

“Wasatch Community Foundation is deeply committed to enriching the lives of residents in our community,” said Tim Ricks, Chair of the Recreation Pillar of Wasatch Community Foundation. “Supporting the Wasatch Mountain Bike Team aligns perfectly with our mission to promote health, wellness, and recreation among youth. We believe in the transformative power of sports, and we’re excited to see the positive impact this sponsorship will have on the team and our community as a whole.”

The partnership between Wasatch Community Foundation and the Wasatch Mountain Bike Team underscores a shared commitment to promoting physical activity, teamwork, and leadership skills among young athletes. By providing financial assistance and resources, the foundation aims to empower youth to pursue their passion for mountain biking while instilling values of discipline, perseverance, and sportsmanship.

“We are incredibly grateful for the generous support of Wasatch Community Foundation,” said Scott Preston, Head Coach of the Wasatch Mountain Bike Team. “Their commitment to our team not only helps us achieve our competitive goals but also allows us to foster a sense of camaraderie and belonging among our riders. With their support, we can continue to inspire the next generation of mountain bikers and outdoor enthusiasts in our community.”

For more information about Wasatch Community Foundation and its initiatives, visit www.ourwcf.org. To learn more about the Wasatch Mountain Bike Team and how to get involved, visit www.wasatchmtb.org.

Contact: Cassandra Smith, Marketing
Wasatch Community Foundation