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When:

10:00 a.m  – 12:00 p.m
26th of June 2016

Where:

Ticknock (link with directions and map HERE)
Dublin Mountains
Meeting point: top car park

Who is it for:

Under 8s to Under 14s

What’s involved:

  1. Quick introduction
  2. Bike set up (taking kids light weight into consideration)
  3. Demonstration of effects of body positioning on the bike
  4. Practical skills drills (race starts, braking, overtaking, line choice, cornering)
  5. Short 1 lap race simulations
  6. Q&A session

What’s required:

  • mountain bike or kids bike in good working order and suitable to off-road riding (The session will not be suitable for balance bikes)
  • helmet (mandatory!)
  • suitable clothing (gloves and long sleeves recommended)
  • bring your own water, snacks etc.
  • Cycling Ireland licence, this can be purchased on the day for €5 (it’s necessary for insurance purposes)

Online registration (please register to help us judge the numbers)

Online Registration

Notes:

Please note that at least one parent or guardian needs to present with the youth rider for the duration of the training session (for the full 2 hours)

For more information please contact Max at cross.country@offroadcyclingireland.ie or +353 87 968 4081

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