“It’s a Girl Thing” Mountain Bike (6th grade & up)
This is a seven-week program that teaches middle school and high school girls (based on the upcoming school year) the skills of mountain biking and the fun of riding with their peers. The program is for girls with an interest in learning more about mountain biking, participating in group rides and a desire to put in some effort. The program takes place mainly on trails around Steamboat such as Spring Creek, Emerald Mountain, and Mad Creek. Athletes will learn the importance of stewardship and fundamental trail maintenance while working on designated trail work days in addition to the scheduled training sessions. Groups organized by age and ability. Groups will meet at Howelsen Hill Lodge.
Minimum equipment requirements: A 26-29” mountain bike with gears and handbrakes, bike helmet, bike gloves, sunglasses, water, snack, spare tube (the same size as your athlete’s tire!!)
Beneficial equipment: Camelbak and bike shorts
DATES AND TIMES:
Tuesdays & Fridays, June 8 - July 23, 8:30-11:00am
$475 if registered by June 1, $525 if register after June 1