TASC HIGH PERFORMANCE YOUTH CLUB 

10 Week Program $200

All programs are led by qualifies NCCP Mountain Bike Coaches and follow the LTAD youth development model

 

High-Performance Racing is focused on helping teenage racers reach the highest level of the sport they desire. Riders work with a comprehensive

support network to help them represent our province on the national and international stage.

 

  • Thrills & Skills Cycling Jersey-requirement
  • Shorts or pants that won’t snag on bike
  • Mountain bike with at least front suspension and disc brakes.
  • Dropper post recommended
  • Clipless pedals and shoes
  • OR Mountain bike specific flat pedals and mountain bike specific flat shoes
  • Knee/elbow pads suggested
  • Knee/full shin pads mandatory if riding flat pedals
  • Crack/shatter resistant Sunglasses encouraged
  • Full fingered gloves
  • Water
  • Flat repair kit (tube, pump, tire levers, etc)
  • Proper fitting helmet
  • Yearly cycle program – Doumont / Westwood Trails
  • 2020 Early Race season
  • One to three days a week

 

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XC-MOUNTAIN BIKE SKILLS PROGRAMS 

 

Level 1   1 day 4 hours total $125

Level 2    1 day 8 hours total $185

 

Would you like to hone your skills and build your confidence when you ride on XC trails. The goal is to help you develop a wider range of skills to keep you safe and having fun on the trails. Start the day off with some basic bike maintenance. Proper trail etiquette, effective bike handling, understanding gearing and hills, front wheel lifts to help overcome obstacles, roll downs, bumps and burms. Offering 3 different levels to properly suit your needs as a rider. This course is aimed at XC trail riding.

 

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DH/ENDURO MOUNTAIN BIKE SKILLS PROGRAM 

 

Level 1   1 day 4 hours total $125

Level 2    1 day 8 hours total $185

 

Would you like to hone your DH/Enduro skills and build your confidence when you rip down some sweet mountain trails. The goal is to help you develop a wider range of skills to keep you safe and having fun on the trails. Start the day off with some basic bike maintenance. Proper line choice, effective bike handling, pumping, jumps, roll downs, drops and burms. Offering different levels to properly suit your needs as a rider. This course is aimed at DH/Enduro trail riding.

 

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CYCLOCROSS SKILLS TRAINING CLINICS

Clinics run 5 hours $100

Is the sport of Cyclocross something you love and enjoy or something you’ve always wanted to get into? Well this clinic may be for you! a typical clinic starts off with a bike check and setup. Spend the day having fun with friends and honing your CX racing skills. We start off covering the fundamental skills and clothing for Cyclocross. then move into demonstrating and practicing each of these skills: Shouldering, Dismount & Remount, Looking ahead, Carrying speed & Momentum, Bunny Hop, Sliding, Attacking the trail, Smooth riding, Line Choice, Climbing and Breathing. We will then put it all together on the trails and grass as well as a mini race, where we can really see everything in action. It is recommended to have some Cyclocross experience but not required.

 

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STREET SMARTS PROGRAMS

 

Level 1 Novice 1 day 4 hours $60

Level 2 Advanced 1 day 4 hours $60

 

Are you wanting to feel comfortable riding your bike on the roadways and understand your bike better?? Learn to become a Street-Smart cyclist and gain confidence riding in traffic. The day will start with introduction, then move into rules and regs of the road, common cycling routes, rider visibility and safety, road positioning, traffic lights, proper bike set up, effective bike handling, proper braking, understanding your gears. Gain confidence through cycling activities and have fun. We will be inside for the first 2 hrs and outside for the remaining 2 hrs. We will be going on a 5-10 km ride on the roads to help explain our roles as cyclists on them.

 

All participants must have a certified biking helmet, full functioning bike with lights and basic riding skills.  Bring snacks, water and weather appropriate clothing. (This workshop will be done rain or shine)

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