“...Most kids left their bike in the backyard at night. Not me. I insisted on taking mine indoors and the first night I even kept it in my bed.”
– John Lennon

UNITED MINT CYCLING

UNITED MINT CYCLING

United Mint Cycling is the first higher education program in the world to blend daily cycling talent development and racing with top flight university academics.

TEAM CYCLING & TRAINING

GLOBAL UNIVERSITY DEGREES

IN CYCLING PARADISE – SPAIN

UNITED MINT CYCLING DNA

UNITED MINT CYCLING DNA

TRAINING

TRAINING

  • Daily Coaching and Training

    You will receive intensive coaching and training by cycling champions. UMC trainers and coaches will develop personal and team regimens customized for you. Your specific competitive and health needs will always come first.

  • Medical and Nutrition

    You will work with team nutritionists, physical trainers, and doctors to ensure a healthy and productive cycling program. They will personalize a regimen to your needs and monitor your progress.

  • Team Car and Camper

    Not only will you be cycling on the most cyclists-friendly roads in the world, but you will also have the support of the team car and RV for both your training and competitions. We are serious about treating all of our cyclists like pros.

COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY

  • Cycling DNA

    United Mint will be the first higher education institution to embrace cycling as part of its core DNA. You will find yourself at home, surrounded by a community of cyclists who share your passion and interest.

  • Team Competitions

    The Basque Country has one of the busiest and longest competition schedules in the world. Competition support can include training, dedicated mechanics, travel, team sponsors, cycling federation support, and external team partnerships.

  • On-Campus CycleCafe

    Whether it’s to hydrate, talk cycling, study, or to get your flat white, the on-campus Cycle cafe will be your go-to cycling hub. With a mechanic on staff, this is a place you’ve always dreamed would be around the corner.

APPLICATION
STATION

Are you looking to train, compete, innovate, and engage?
Apply here!

CYCLING’S GLOBAL HUB

CYCLING’S GLOBAL HUB

United Mint Cycling is designed to be a cycling paradise that is located in a cycling paradise – the Basque Country, Spain.

MEET THE TEAM

MEET THE TEAM

Allan Davis, UMC Sport Director

YOUR UMC COACHING TEAM

  • Pro Tour Champions

  • Pro Tour Trainers

  • Experienced Master Coaches & Mentors

  • Physical Therapists, Sports Nutritionists, Doctors

APPLICATION
STATION

Are you looking to train, compete, innovate, and engage?
Apply here!

UNITED MINT
CYCLING PROGRAMS

UNITED MINT
CYCLING PROGRAMS

You should not have to choose between doing what you love and what is responsible. Our goal is to enable you to do both – and to do it better than anywhere else.

At United Mint Campus you can enroll into a full degree program or a cycling study abroad program.

Cycling is the flagship sport at United Mint Campus – and a source of great pride. We have built a program that has no equal in the world. It offers pro-level training and support for cyclists who want an immersive training experience, while obtaining the security of world-class academic degrees and industry experience.

Wake up, take a class, go riding with your group across the stunning countryside, grab a flat white and make some bike adjustments, swing by a project incubator to work on a project. Every day should be full of passionate pursuits, as you are surrounded by riders, students, coworkers, and friends who share your passion.

INCLUDED IN ALL CYCLING PROGRAMS

  • Daily training with team and trainer
  • Weekly coach meetings
  • Periodic health metrics
  • Nutritionist meetings and workshops
  • PT & MD services
  • Team Mechanics
  • Team Car & Drivers
  • State-of-the-art athletic facilities: Gym, pools, sports, spa
  • Team gear

ACADEMIC OPTIONS

  • Bachelor Degrees from US & UK university partners
  • Masters & MBA Degrees from US & UK university partners
  • Certificate programs from leading global universities
  • Courses and pathways programs
  • Language Training
  • Skills Bootcamps & Workshops
  • On-campus internships & projects
  • Academic advising and tutoring

THE DETAILS

THE DETAILS

UNITED MINT CYCLING PROGRAM COST

INCLUDED WITH FEES

  • United Mint Cycling Program

    State-of-the-art team training & competition.

  • EXPERIENCE

    Real industry projects.

  • SKILL-BUILDING SESSIONS

    Industry & soft skills workshops.

  • GUIDANCE

    Personalized management, mentoring, and coaching. You will leave with achievements and move forward goals for your future.

  • FITNESS

    Complimentary access to on-campus gym, pools, sports facilities, spa.

  • ORIENTATION

    Orientation and skills bootcamp.

  • ENTERTAINMENT

    Weekly, free or low cost, activities based on the season which may include: surf trip to the Basque Coast, Pyrenees ski trip, Bilbao museum and architectural city tour, Vitoria historical tour, cooking class, La Liga soccer game, Laboral Kutxa basketball game, Rioja cycling tour, Pamplona festivals.

  • Arrival Transfer

    Group pick up at the Bilbao airport and transportation to the campus.

DETAILS

  • Projects

    Projects will be led and managed in English. Language courses will be available upon request (but are not included in this program’s fees).

  • Transportation

    At United Mint Campus, EVERY STUDENT GETS A BIKE for use while on the program. The medieval city center is just a 10 minute bike ride away. Public transportation is also readily available all around Vitoria.

  • Housing (Priced Separately)

    Premium on-campus housing in 2-bedroom apartments with a living room, kitchen, and a terrace. Single & shared bedroom options are available. On-campus housing is mandatory for First Year and Study Abroad students.

  • Additional Costs

    Meals, airfare, insurance, passport/visa fees, and personal expenses are not included in the program fees.

NOMINATION
STATION

Would you like to be part of the Build It With Us team? Get nominated for a scholarship!