This is a six-week program that promotes safe riding skills in a fun environment. This program is best suited for children 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. The program will teach fundamental skills that can be applied to all aspects of cycling. Groups will be broken down by age and ability.
Groups will meet at Steamboat Springs High School.
Riders must be able to comfortably ride a two wheeler on pavement and non- pavement.
Minimum equipment requirements: A bike with gears and handbrakes, a cycling helmet, waterbottle, snack, spare tube (make sure it is the same size as your athlete’s tire). Bike gloves, Camelbak, bike shorts and sunglasses are recommended.