Defi-Sportif CANCELLED

When:
May 2, 2020 – May 3, 2020 all-day
2020-05-02T00:00:00-04:00
2020-05-04T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Montreal
Contact:
Blaine Betzold

Team Ontario Defi-Sportif Project

Expression of Interest

OVERVIEW

The Ontario Cycling Association [OCA] will be supporting targeted and developing para-cyclists at the Def-Sportifi competition.

The project will serve two purposes:

1) To assist Team Ontario athletes in achieving podium results and/or Cycling Canada standards to progress them along the pathway to national team programming.

2) To provide general support for developing para-cyclists as a means to help build the pool of athletes in Ontario

ON-SITE SUPPORT/SERVICES

Team Ontario Athletes

a) Coach/mechanical support throughout project [pre-ride, competition, post debrief]

b) Priority mechanical support needs

c) Warm-up support and services up to and including start line support

d) Team Ontario Kit [must be worn for all competitions]

Ontario Supported Athletes

a) Course Pre-Ride – at scheduled time

b) Inclusion with Team Ontario warm-up area [tent space, race snacks/water]

c) Basic mechanical support/troubleshooting

TEAM ONTATIO ATHLETE PROFILE  

  • UCI Licensed by Ontario Cycling Association
  • Strong performance/experience at national/international level competition
  • Committed to representing Canada at international events
  • Demonstrated commitment to Team Ontario programming
  • Positive teammate, good sportsmanship, respectful of coaches and support staff
TEAM ONTARIO SELECTION CRITERIA [in-conjunction with athlete profile characteristics]

1) Athletes currently within a Cycling Canada program

2) Athletes currently within the Ontario High Performance Training Group Program

3) Athletes achieving a Cycling Canada Development standard in 2019

4) Athletes selected to attend the 2020 Winter Endurance Camp

ONTARIO SUPPORTED/DEVELOPING ATHLETE REQUIREMENTS 

1) Must have a UCI Licence issued from Ontario

2) Must agree to OCA Code of Conduct

3) Must adhere to the schedule and timelines provided by the coaches

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

Interested athletes are asked to complete the following link no later than March 18

Application: Click Here