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Learn the Velodrome Special!
December 10, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ride Co. Bike Shop Presents: Learn the Velo
Learn the basic fundamentals to track cycling from USA Cycling coaches and elite athletes. This introductory course will teach beginners track etiquette and safety and everything you need to know about getting started in the sport
Who: This class is designed for any riders who are interested in learning how to ride the Velodrome track and do not already own a USA Cycling Track Category 4 license or better. Licenses in other disciplines in cycling cannot be fast tracked through the class.
This class is mandatory before any new rider may train on the Velodrome track.
Class is limited to 10 riders so sign up ASAP!
Must be able to ride a bike.
Track bicycles will be provided. If you would like to bring your own pedals to fit your shoes, we will put your pedals on the loaner bike.
You must bring and wear a helmet. Helmets are not provided.
All participants must sign a release form. If you are under 18, a parent or guardian must be present to sign.
Please dress appropriately for riding – no loose clothing. Colorado weather is known to change quickly, so plan to bring layers.
Bring water and a snack.
For more information please email Christopher.Schmidt@usoc.org
The course will be $50 through this special promotion presented by Ride Co. Bike Shop. If you do not already have a USA Cycling license there will be an additional $5 charge for a one day license. Payment will be collected before the class at the track.
Date: 12/10/2016 (Sat.)
Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm MST
Location: Olympic Training Center Velodrome 250 South Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO