Mountain Bike Camp

Have your kids learn how to ride the Virginia Key Mountain Bike Trails like a PRO! Our experienced staff members and instructors will touch on all the basics and more through out the week!

 

Camp is open to children age 8 and over

Children must be able to ride bicycles

Schedule & Pricing

2019 Spring MTB Camp

March 25th - 29th 

 

2019 Summer MTB Camp(s): 

- June 24th - June 28th

- July 22nd - July 26th

 

2020 Spring Break MTB Camp

- March 23rd - March 27th

 

Camp hours are 10am to 4pm  

Early drop-off (8:30 am) and late pick-up (6pm) are available

 

Participants will learn skills to ride safely and successfully, including:

 

· Technique

· Repairs and maintenance

 

· Safety

· Nutrition and hydration

· Etiquette on trails

· Emergency management

 

 

 


Course Outline

Days 1 & 2

  • Day 1 - Equipment inspection, rider Assessment, equipment adjustments,  emergency management, ride
  • Day 2 - Skills course, technique, control, tires and brakes in  varying terrain,  emergency maintenance

Days 3 & 4

  • Day 3 - Jumps, turns, runs, shifting for success, skills course, ride and assessment
  • Day 4 - Mechanics of MTB cycling, gears, speed, parts and bike maintenance and repairs, ride, fitness and hydration.  How to read a trail so you don't eat a tree.

 

day 5

  • Day 5 - Skills course competition and assessment, group bbq, trail race and assessment