Masters

ABOUT MASTERS CYCLING

LOOKING TO MAKE 2019 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 23th, 6:00pm at TCR.  First Session, May 1st

 

TCR’s 2019 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 - 4 weeks

  • Starting May 1
  • Mandatory for all new riders to Masters
  • We will cover bike maintenance, cornering, braking, road safety, & pace lines.
  • Wednesday rides depart from TCR or Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park

Module #3 - 4 weeks

  • Starting June 26
  • Kick your power up a notch and skills. This module will involve sprinting, and more bike handling drills.
  • Wednesday departure from TCR or designated location
  • Sunday rides in Bragg Creek and Canmore

Module #2 - 4 weeks

  • Starting May 29
  • Advance your cycling skills with hill intervals, gravel roads, standing climbs, cornering at speed, sprinting, & sustained power.
  • Wednesday departure from TCR or designated location
  • Sunday rides to Highwood Pass, BVP, Priddis Coalmine Road

MTB Module - 4 weeks

  • Starting Thursday June 20
  • Learn from TCR’s John Churchill, certified Mountain Bike Instructor and TCR Cycling Coach.
  • 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 Bragg Creek

MASTERS CYCLING FEES

Cycling Modules: $50 + GST each

TCR 2019 Team Kit: $199 with registration in Masters (regular $250)

**All Riders responsible for purchasing their own
Alberta Bicycle Association membership
Register here
General Membership ($41 + GST)

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