MASTERS CYCLING CLUB

ABOUT MASTERS CYCLING

LOOKING TO MAKE 2018 YOUR BEST YEAR ON THE BIKE YET?

THEN OUR MASTERS CYLING PROGRAM IS FOR YOU!

We have revamped the program this season, providing a fun and inclusive riding community where beginner and experienced cyclists alike can improve their pedalling.

  • Skill focused sessions every Wednesday, and two Sunday rides per month
  • Masters Program will prepare riders for any TCR Camp/Tour
  • A route (.gpx file) will be provided for each weeknight night skill session beforehand
    • Wednesdays 6:30 pm. Skill Sessions: 1.5-2 hours, 25-50km
      • Work on developing skills for confident, strong riders!
    • Every other Sunday 10:00 am.  Destination Rides. 60-100km
      • Put our skills into practice in a group ride setting (no-drop!)
    • Meet and greet April 24th, 6:00pm at TCR.  First ride to start May 2nd 6:30pm at TCR.

TCR’s 2018 program is split into three modules developed to hone specific cycling skills. Riders must complete Module 1 before progressing on to the more advanced modules.

Module #1 - 5 weeks

  • Starting April 25 weather dependent
  • Get reacquainted with your bike after the winter!
  • We will cover bike maintenance, cornering, braking, road safety, & pace lines.
  • Wednesday rides depart from TCR or Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park
  • Sunday ride in Bluerock Wildlands

Module #3 - 5 weeks

  • Starting July 18th
  • Kick your power up a notch and learn to ride a fixed-gear bike at the velodrome! This module will involve sprinting, bike handling drills, & some inner city rides.
  • Wednesday departure from TCR or Glenmore Velodrome
  • Sunday rides in Bragg Creek and Canmore

Module #2 - 6 weeks

  • Starting June 6
  • Advance your cycling skills with hill intervals, gravel roads, standing climbs, cornering at speed, sprinting, & sustained power.
  • Wednesday departure from TCR or Cochrane
  • Sunday rides to Highwood Pass, BVP, Priddis Coalmine Road gravel loop

MTB Module - 5 weeks

  • Will take place at the same time as module #3, but on Thursday nights starting July 19th.
  • Take your cycling skills off road! Learn body position, braking & cornering techniques, and where to find traction; all leading to more confidence and more fun on the trail.
  • Thursday departure from TCR, Nose Hill and Bragg Creek
  • Sunday rides in Canmore and Bragg Creek

Contact us to see which package is best for you.

MASTERS CYCLING FEES:

Cycling Modules: $50 each

TCR 2018 Team Kit: $199 with registration in Masters (regular $250)

Fees include the Alberta Bicycle Association General Membership ($40)

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