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iRide Cycling Camp @ SFU

Date

July 13 @ 8:30 am - July 17 @ 3:30 pm

Event Cost
$175

Event Information

iRide Cycling Camp p/b Simon Fraser University Camps

Do you want to learn new bike skills and ride faster than ever before? This 5-day half-camp will introduce participants to all 5 disciplines of cycling and help them master intermediate skills in each. Rental equipment is available upon request. Bicycle storage is provided by Cycling BC.  Open to ages 9-12, Skill Level 4-5,

Participants can register for this camp in conjunction with another half-day SFU camp.

  • Coed Camp:  AM Biking (12 spots)
  • Coed Camp:  PM Biking (12 spots)

All sessions are covered by Cycling BC’s insurance policy with Jones Brown.

How do I register my child?

 

Intermediate cycling skills are REQUIRED for this camp. Participants should be comfortable with the following:

  • ability to ride up a hill for 3 minutes
  • ability to exercise for 90 minutes
  • ability to ride a bike with 1 hand in a straight line
  • ability to lift the front wheel
  • ability to ride off sidewalk curb smoothly

Please carefully read Cycling BC Skill Levels before registering. This camp is for riders at level 4 and beyond.

 

To prepare, please bring the following:

  • SMILES!
  • Water, Lunch and snacks,
  • Gloves, All-weather clothing
  • Bike helmet
    • Rentals are available. Please tell us during the iRide forms
  • Bring a Mountain Bike
    • Rentals are available. Please tell us during the iRide forms
    • Overnight bike storage is provided @ Cycling BC’s office (security)
    • All other bikes will be provided (Track/Road/BMX)
    • Conduct a bike safety check (try one of iRide’s registered bike shops)

Participants receive a welcome email 7-14 days before the camp starts.  For more information, please review iRide’s Frequently Asked Questions or send us a message.

 

Where are we going?

  • Mon:     Track                @  Burnaby Velodrome
  • Tues:     Mtn. Biking     @  Burnaby Skills Park + Road Bikes @ Parking lot
  • Wed:     Track                 @  Burnaby Velodrome
  • Thurs:   Mtn. Biking     @  Crystal Falls or SFU
  • Fri:         BMX                  @  Ridge Meadows Race Track

A partnership with Simon Fraser University, and Cycling BC iRide