OCA Announces “Rising Stars” Endurance Development Academy -Pilot Program

The “Rising Stars” Endurance Development Academy Program will be a track program designed to support athletes that have potential and ambition of making it onto an Olympic podium. The program will focus on track camps and athlete identification, that will reach over 200 athletes in the 2013/14 season, focusing on athletes between the ages of 13 and 16. . Athletes will be identified through talent observation at Regional and National competitions, and via referral through our “Club Excellence Program” conducted through the youth clubs and certified coaches.

The next tryout dates are Monday, December 23rd and Thursday, January 2nd at the FCV in London. There will be two camps each day, one starting at 11am and the second starting at 2:30pm. THERE IS NO COST FOR ATTENDING THE TRYOUT.

Athletes will be given the opportunity for further training that will take place in January and February in London at the FCV. Top performing athletes will be selected to attend a California Track Camp in April 2014.

For more information please contact Sean Kelly, Provincial Coach at provcoach@ontariocycling.org The “Rising Stars” Program is in partnership with:

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