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Mountain Biking

posted May 6, 2017, 12:39 PM by Maurice Samm   [ updated Aug 11, 2017, 4:52 PM by tony picard ]

Howdy Folks!


Welcome to the first ever Chelsea Nordiq mountain bike program!


To avoid email this will be the place for information on all practices.

Here is a general equipment list: 

Back pack - small and compact to carry clothing, snack and extra tube etc. 
Clothing - Rain coat is always good to have on hand.  Rain pants are not practical, better to use tights and or cycling shorts with tights
Helmet  -  fits well and does not slide around when fastened
Gloves - great for keeping fingers warm and protection for wipe outs
Shoes - hard soled shoe or clip less set up. no sandals please
water - water bottle holder on bike or in back pack
snack -  good quality bar that is quick to eat
bike tube - extra bike tube that is the right size for their bike

optional:  sun screen and mosquito repellent...


Tuesday, May 9

Activity: P9

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.

Time: 6:30-8:00 pm


Special thanks to Phil from full cycle for his help last week!

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Saturday, May 13

Activity: Play time in the pits!

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snack and a feature/ jump that you would like to share with the group!

Location: Asticou Parking lot near trail entrance

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, May 16

Activity: Trail maintenance and bike skills

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.

Location: Camp Fortune in front of Main Lodge

Time: 6:30-8:00 pm


Saturday, May 20

Activity: Trail ride to Lac Phillipe

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snack and a feature/ jump that you would like to share with the group!

Location: P17

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, May 23

Location: Camp Fortune near main entrance 

Activity: Sunset race or ride ( your choice). 


Race info:  $20.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm.  Individual starts and warm up lap before. 

OR

Group ride:  divide into groups, select trail, and go for a ride

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.


Both will be supported by coaches!


Saturday, May 27

Activity: introduction to some hidden trails

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snack

Location: Keogan Parking lot

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, May 30

Location: Camp Fortune

Activity: biking the race trail


Saturday, June 3

Location: P7

Activity: biking various trails around P7


Monday, June 5 

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: Sunset race or ride. 

Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm.  Individual starts and warm up lap before. 


Tuesday, June 6

Location: Camp Fortune

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Saturday, June 10

Location: P11

Activity: bike on trail 36 and back


Tuesday, June 13

Location: P2 Relais plein air

Activity: 10 minutes of bike maintenance and biking various trails in groups


Saturday, June 17

Location: P2 Relais plein air

Activity: 30 minutes of bike maintenance and biking various trails in groups


Monday, June 19

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: Sunset race

Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm (come early if you have not raced before so that you can register and see the course).


Tuesday, June 20

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Saturday, June 24

Cancelled practice due to holiday


Tuesday, June 27

Location: P5

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Saturday, July 1

Location: P17

Activity: biking various trails around P17


Tuesday, July 4

Location: Camp Fortune near main entrance 

Activity: Sunset race or ride ( your choice). 


Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm. 

OR

Group ride:  divide into groups, select trail, and go for a ride

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.


Saturday, July 8

Location: P17

Activity: Biking various trails in the area



Tuesday, July 11

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Saturday July 15

Location: P17

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Tuesday, July 18

Location: Camp Fortune near main entrance 

Activity: Sunset race or ride ( your choice). 


Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm. 

OR

Group ride:  divide into groups, select trail, and go for a ride

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.


Saturday July 22

Location: P2

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Tuesday, July 25

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Saturday July 29

Location: P7

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Tuesday, Aug. 1

Location: Camp Fortune near main entrance 

Activity: Sunset race or ride ( your choice). 


Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm. 

OR

Group ride:  divide into groups, select trail, and go for a ride

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snacks etc.


Saturday Aug. 5

Location: P7

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Tuesday, Aug. 8

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: biking various trails in groups

Time: 6:30- 8:00 pm


Saturday, Aug 12

Location: Camp fortune (main lodge)

Activity: biking various trails in groups



Tuesday, Aug. 15

Location: Camp Fortune near main entrance 

Activity: Sunset race or ride ( your choice). 


Race info:  $25.00 fee to race.  Registration is between 4- 6pm. 

OR

Group ride:  divide into groups, select trail, and go for a ride

Equipment: bike, helmet, water, snack




Saturday, Aug 19

Location: P17

Activity: biking various trails in groups


Sunday, Aug 27

Location: Mont Ste Marie.  Meet on grass in front of chalet

Activity: biking various trails in groups

Time:  10 am - when you are done!

BBQ: 12 - 1pm






































































































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