We are looking for some passionate Mountain Bikers who are interested in Coaching kids ages 5-17 years old. Our programs range in difficulty from Learn to Ride, Learn to Race, and XC Development Race Programs. We need paid Coaches Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Course cost is fully refunded after Coaching your first six week session.
Community Initiation Coaching Course - the course is designed for Coaches working with Novice, Pre-competitive Cyclists at a Community Level and those in the early Learn to Train stages of athlete development. Part One "Let's Ride" workshop is classroom based that provides information on ethical coaching, participants and their needs, basic practice planning, equipment, and a review of the Long Term Athlete Development Model set out by Canada Cycling. Part two is a 8 hour hands on training that takes place on the trails at Durham Forest and provides practice in skill teaching, analysis, practice coaching, and use of provided lesson plans.
Upon completion of this course, participants will gain "Trained" status with the NCCP.