Slated to open 2017 is the National Cycling Center (NCC), Affiliated with USA Cycling, the center is a three-level, 42,000-square-foot facility located in downtown Winston-Salem. The upper level will feature 10 double-occupancy rooms for housing, training room, meeting space, open kitchen and lounge, laundry facilities and study area for young athletes. Offices, exam rooms and a metabolic testing lab will be on the lower level, with a third street level space for bike storage and maintenance areas. The facility will serve as a training site for road and other cycling disciplines, including mountain and cyclocross. Currently, the NCC is in discussions to be certified as one of only two U.S. Olympic Committee training sites in the country.