Shaums March / March Northwest is the technical skills coach for the USA Cycling National and Olympic teams.
The technical skills required to be a professional mountain bike racer have dramatically increased over the last 3 years. In an effort to remain competitive Internationally, USA Cycling hired March Northwest and Shaums March to prepare riders for technically difficult courses.
Shaums travels Internationally and works with athletes on-site at select world class events. He also hosts these athletes at his home training facility in Bellingham, WA - where some of the world's most challenging terrain, trails, and conditions will test and prepare these riders for any conditions.
Shaums has coached multiple riders to National Championships, and 5 of his riders have won World Championship titles over the years and 2018 World Champion, Kate Courtney.