iRide Development Grant Application

iRide Development Grant

To access iRide support and start your own iRide Sprockids or extra-curricular iRide program in your community, please complete the following form.
  • Applicant Contact Information

  • An iRide Sprockids Leader can be either a teacher, principal, administrator​ or community member. This person is the program's head coach and organizer. Prior to starting the program, this leader must have completed their NCCP training, submitted a clear Criminal Background check, and be 19 years old. Youth leaders who wish to lead (16-18yr) may do so with an NCCP-trained adult chaperone.
  • To help us evaluate your application, please attach a copy of your CV, including coaching credentials and any experience in cycling. New cyclists are encouraged to apply.
  • Please list all other coaches in your program: Name, Email, Phone
  • Application Details

  • How many NCCP-trained leaders are involved?
  • How many leaders require additional training? Each leader is required to complete a minimum of 2 days of training, the 1st day is the NCCP Let's Ride, the 2nd day is their choice of more NCCP courses, an iRide Practicum, Sprockids Leader training, High Five HCD, CAN Train/Try-it, St. John First Aid.
  • Do you have any parents or non-NCCP-trained adults planning on attending to help tail-gun and ensure adult/child ratios stay within 1:7 (on trails) and 1:10 (open spaces).
  • Are you a first-year program requesting a grant? ($50-$150 per trained leader required), or a legacy program wishing to submit event details ($200 flat rate).
  • How many sessions are being offered? Cycling BC suggests 1 session / week, for 6 weeks. If you wish to offer a program 10-weeks or more, please contact us to explore how best to create a Youth Club instead.
  • How many participants are you expecting?
  • What is the cost to participants? Coaches invoice Cycling BC for 100% of these funds, but will only receive the funds once the post-event report with photo/text is submitted. If you wish to offer a free program, please note, all leaders must be Cycling BC members ($60/yr), and this program is designed to create value for cycling coaching in your area. We strongly suggest a price of $7-$10 per per session at a minimum. The maximum cost per session per rider is $15.00
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  • Please use this space to share details about your prospective iRide Sprockids program and why you are applying for this grant.
  • Event Details

  • Please choose your BC Games zone:
  • Please specify your area's local school district.
  • Leader in a community member: iRide Sprockids. Leader is a school teacher: School Bike Club p/b iRide Sprockids
  • Either chose a location name or a fun theme. iRide Sprockids @ Mission, or iRide Sprockids @ Mission Mashers. If you are a school bike club, write your school name here. We have some flexibility in this, which can be discussed over the phone.
  • If you are meeting at a park, please specify the name of the park or the GPS coordinates in "address line 2"
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Please list all event dates
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  • What age range can participate?
  • What ability level will you cater to? We suggest level 3 and/or 4. Explore meaning of the levels @ cyclingbc.net/iridelevels
  • Advertising Support

  • To help us process your program quickly, please submit a logo you wish to be added to your event poster. Please either submit vector format or PNG with clear background for best effect. If you don't have this complete, we will make a placeholder for you in the meantime
  • To help us process your program quickly, please submit a photo or email us a series of photos you wish to be included in the poster
  • Please specify 1 nearby school. We will do our best to contact them to advertise your program. Type the first letter of the school name until the school pops up:
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.