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Sep
7
Sat
2019
NCCP Intro to Competition MTB Skills and Tactics @ Sir Sam's Ski & Bike
Sep 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Do you currently coach but need more ideas for your practices, or do you aspire to get certified to coach mountain biking? Join Professional Coach Peter Glassford of Smart Athlete Coaching for the next Mountain Bike Skills and Tactics course at the Provincial Championships course on Saturday, September 7th, 2019. Come just for the NCCP course or stay for the weekend with onsite camping to watch or participate in the racing action on the Sunday at Sir Sams Ski Resort in Haliburton. Peter will spend extra time on drills and coaching methods for coaches looking for ideas to keep their athletes progressing and engaged

This class will run from 9 am – 4 pm with time spent outdoors in both the morning and the afternoon. Concepts around Coaching skills and tactics of mountain biking will be discussed.

Interested participants can click here to register for the course

For information about accommodation see the SuperFly Racing event page http://superflyracing.com/biking/ontario-cup-7-provincial-championships/  
*Camping on site is available for $10/night

Course Cost: $100+HST

Sep
20
Fri
2019
NCCP Intro To Competition – Basic Cycling Skills @ Joyride 150
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Interested in helping coach and mentor new riders? Want to tune up on your skills and drills repertoire? This entry level class will start your coaching path off in the right direction teaching participants how to build a lesson plan and skills session specifically for beginner to intermediate level athletes. This is one of the first courses in the NCCP coach development pathway. Coaches will emerge with new ideas about how to introduce a skill, execute a drill and will be ready to help run the next beginner camp, safe riding session or learn to ride program.

Schedule: September 20th 2019 9am-5pm

Location: Joyride 150, Markham, ON

Click here to sign up now!

Sep
21
Sat
2019
NCCP Intro to Competition Road Skills and Tactics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Instructor: Chantal Thompson

Participants should have completed NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics prior to taking Skills and Tactics Courses [exceptions should be approved by OCA Office]

This course involves in-class and on-bike instruction.  Participants must wear a helmet at all times while on bike.  Participants must come with a road bike in perfect working condition.

Description: Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition (R2R) is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through an entry-level Community Initiation program (CCI) to help them develop the basic skills.

Visit: https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/oca-coaching-clinics-2019 to register now!

Cost: $100+HST

Oct
19
Sat
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre - Milton
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day

“Training Basics” is one of the first coaching courses within the Introduction to Competition coaching stream. This course is considered a prerequisite to the “Training to Race” course. This is a classroom-based 2-day coaching course taking place in Milton, Ontario where prospective coaches will cover topics such as ethical coaching, participant needs, support in training and even have practice planning and creating a training plan and race schedule. Coach, ex US National Team Sprinter and mentor Kelyn Akuna will be facilitating this course which will run from 8:30am – 4:30am on October 19th and 20th. Participants will emerge with basic coaching skills and tools to help them provide support to athletes both in training and competition in addition to learning about how to manage a sport program.

Interested participants can click here to register now!

Cost: $130+HST

Oct
21
Mon
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition – Track Skills and Tactics @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all-day

Instructor: Jenny Trew

Participants should have completed NCCP Introduction to Competition Training Basics prior to taking Skills and Tactics Courses [exceptions should be approved by OCA Office]

This course involves in-class and on-track instruction.  Only participants who have track experience at the Milton Velodrome or at Forest City Velodrome will be allowed to ride the track, all others will perform coaching exercises from the apron. Some rental bikes can be available (must provide notice ahead of the workshop). During the week of October 21-25 coaches will have the opportunity to work with Team Canada’s Jr World’s Track Development Pool where the will design and execute warm ups, cool downs as well as skills and tactics exercises. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with high level athletes, on an inter-provincial scale!

Description: Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition (R2R) is the context for coaches who will primarily work with new competitive cyclists at the community and club level. These athletes will likely be in the Learn to Train to Train to Train stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have basic but developed cycling skills and the desire to begin competing within a structured training and competition program. They should have passed through an entry-level Community Initiation program (CCI) to help them develop the basic skills.

Oct
26
Sat
2019
NCCP Introduction to Competition Train to Race @ Mattamy National Cycling Centre - Milton
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

Instructor: Paul Jurbala

Ready to Race! Introduction to Competition Training to Race is the context for coaches who will primarily work with competitive cyclists at the club and competition level. These athletes will likely be in the Train to Train and Train to Win stages of LTAD, although the context could apply to any new racer of any age. These athletes have developed cycling skills and the desire to compete within a structured training and competition program. Coaches should have passed through the Introduction to Competition courses such as Training Basics, and one or two Skills and Tactics courses in order to benefit from the teachings of this weekend course.

Training to Race is the a 2-day in-class workshop.  Participants should have completed the Introduction to Competition- Training Basics course prior to registering.  Please contact chantal.thompson@ontariocycling.org if you have questions regarding this requirement.

Please visit https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/oca-coaching-clinics-2019 to register now!