It’s a Girl Thing - Mountain Bike (6th grade & up)
Two three-week programs that teach 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, Mad Creek, Ridge/Rotary, and Bear River Park. 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 or designated trailheads.
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: Hydration pack and bike shorts
DATES AND TIMES:
- Session 1: Wednesday & Friday, June 14-June 30, 8:30-11:00am
- Session 2: Wednesday & Friday, July 12-July 28, 8:30-11:00am
2023 PROGRAM FEE: $320/session, $370 after May 15