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iRide Bike & Swim Camp #1 p/b Kelowna


Jul. 9, 2018 @ 8:30 am - Jul. 13, 2018 @ 4:30 pm

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A partnership with the City of Kelowna and Cycling BC iRide


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iRide Bike & Swim Camp #1 p/b City of Kelowna – (10 spots)

A fun, safe and memorable summer program available to local participants aged 9-12yr. The program will use the iRide skills curriculum and to help your child build their confidence, foster friendships with their peers and develop intermediate and advanced mountain biking skills. This program connects kids with certified NCCP coaches trained to work with young people through Cycling BC’s iRide program. We offer this camp in weekly sessions with fun events including theme days, camp games, races, and lots of outdoor adventures to add to the experience.

The event is run under the City of Kelowna insurance and is staffed by Cycling BC iRide nominated coaches in good standing.

Activities Include:

  • Trails Riding & Skills Park
  • Bike Maintenance
  • Weekly fun races
  • Outdoor Team Challenges and Games
  • Orienteering program
  • Trail hiking and running

Similar to our spring programs, kids will participate in the learn-to-ride program that covers a variety of topics that involve all aspects of riding. Your kids will learn riding techniques such as uphill, downhill, tight turns, braking, gearing, and how to properly adjust their bike to fit themselves. With this weeklong camp, we will also be introducing endurance challenges with a focus on obstacles, front and back wheel lifts and single track riding, this course will challenge kids to be more successful riders.

Coaches and Groups

All our coaches will be NCCP certified instructors with additional iRide and First Aid Training. They will be active individuals who are excited to be a part of the program and work to help your kids improve their skills. Groups will be based on a rider’s age and abilities to ensure your child is learning at an appropriate level while having a great time.

Open to ages 9-12, iRide Level 3-4

Event Details:

Dates: July 9 – July 13, 2018
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Meeting Location: Parkinson Recreation Center – 1800 Parkinson Way
Cost: $175
Participants Ability: Level 3 & 4
iRide Coaches: Brandon Archer

For questions about the event, please contact Brandon Archer via email: brandon@cyclingbc.net.

What Do Riders Need to Bring?

  • Water, Snack,
  • Gloves, All-weather clothing
  • Bike helmet
  • Bring Your Own Bicycle  -if you need to borrow one, please let us know during registration and we’ll try our best to find one that works