The Junior Cycling Team is for all athletes interested in developing their off-road skills and endurance through participating in group cycling activities and generally learning about competitive cycling. The Junior Team members can race in the Town Challenge MTB Series and will pre-ride the race course with a coach on Tuesdays prior to competition. This group of riders will ride mountain bikes only. Racing is encouraged, but is not required. Athletes will learn the importance of stewardship and fundamental trail maintenance while working on designated trail work days.
Minimum ability requirements: Some mountain biking experience and desire for physical and mental challenge.
Minimum equipment requirements: 26”-29” bike, cycling helmet, cycling gloves, sunglasses, water and spare tube (the same size as your athlete’s tire!!)
Beneficial equipment: CamelBak, bike shorts, clipless pedals