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Ride Leader Training (Meraloma)

Date

April 7, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Cost
$125

Event Information

Ride Leader Training

Private booking for Meraloma Cycling.

This combination theory/practical workshop is designed to help you lead weekly rides at your adult club. The module includes a 2-hour education call via Telus Business Connect (ZOOM) and concludes with a 3-hour outdoor skills session and practice ride. To achieve certification, submit your journal and EAP within seven days of our practice ride.

Topics:

  1. Club Culture & Why Statements
  2. Ride Leader Responsibilities (Route Plan, Pre-Ride Briefing)
  3. Emergencies (Stoplight Method + What IFs)
  4. Safety and Hazards (Road & Trail)
  5. Communication (Signals, Etiquette, Formations)
  6. Outdoor Practice Ride (Everyone gets a chance to lead)

Schedule:

  • April __ @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Education Call via Telus Business Connect)
  • April 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Outdoor Ride @ Richmond, BC)

Next Steps:

  • Register and use the Ride Leader Journal to complete the pre-reading (revised and ready on March 15, 2024)
  • Upload our route map to your bike computer: Route Maps
  • Submit your Ride Leader Journal to coaching@cyclingbc.net within seven days of the outdoor ride.
  • Upon review, we’ll send you a congratulatory email and invite you to upgrade to a UCI Technical License: Ride Leader to get your certificate.

Notes:

  • Please consider using fenders/mudguards if the weather is inclement.0