The DBA-Bears is a youth cycling development program aimed at youth from ages 7 all the way to 17! The Bears program develops children into cross-country mountain bikers, teaching the skills needed to ride anywhere, and have a good time doing it!
Why Register for the Bears?
For more info, including program dates, registration info and costs, and more, scroll down.
The DBA-Bears program is aimed at youth aged 7 to 17. Riders are split into different groups based on skill-level to insure each group gets a tailored teaching experience.
The only requirements for participants are:
The DBA-Bears is a weekly youth cycling program developed by professional cycling coaches. Through various drills, teaching techniques and of course trail rides, we provide participants with the skills and techniques required to ride anywhere, and feel confident doing it!
The Bears takes place on Tuesday's from 6:30-8:00 pm through the months of May and June.
Intro day with bike checks and jersey sizing will announced Details to follow.
*Subject to Change TBA
May 7-Devon - Lions Campground - First day. Grouping, helmet check, jersey sizing
May 14-Devon - Voyageur Park
May 21-Edmonton - Sunridge or Terwillegar
May 28-Devon - Voyageur Park
June 4-Devon - Lions Campground
June 8-Saturday - Devon Day's Parade -optional
June 11-Edmonton - Sunridge or Terwillegar or Sherwood park bike park
June 18-Devon - Voyageur Park
June 25-Devon - Trailblazers Bear Barrage
June 30-Hinton or Edson Field-Trip and Wrap up (optional) - **
The Bears is based out of Devon, Alberta and while the majority of the program is in Devon, we do schedule “field-trip” sessions throughout the program to increase the variety of trails that the Bears get to learn and practice on. So please be aware that some travel is required. WEEKLY newsletters are sent out from the Program’s Head Coach to remind everyone of the upcoming ride schedule and keep everyone informed
Any other questions, concerns, or
comments? Please contact us!