Intro to Coaching & Ride Leader Course

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Good ride leading is the key to a safe, productive and fun team ride.
 

This course offers hand-on training for leading rides and managing group situations on an open trail system with the emphasis on leading youth rides. Course topics include:

  • Pre-Ride Organization
  • Bike & Safety Check
  • Rider Skills Assessment
  • Group Management
  • Trail Etiquette
  • Safety & Emergency Preparedness

The day will mostly be spent on the trails, riding bikes and learning outside so dress appropriately.

THIS COURSE IS A REQUIREMENT FOR LEVEL II COACH LICENSE.

PRE-REQUISITES

  • Current Washington Student Cycling League Member
  • Confidence riding at moderate speed on intermediate terrain
  • CPR and Basic First Aid

INFORMATION

  • DATE: January 21, 2017
  • TIME: 9:30am to 4pm
  • COST: $45.00 (League Coaches Only)
  • LOCATION:
    Pru’s House
    9600 Mandus Olson Rd NE
    Bainbridge Island, WA
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    May require ferry travel. Ferry schedule to Bainbridge Island can be found here.
  • FOR: New and veteran coaches, adult team volunteers, team ride leaders. This clinic is a requisite for Level II Coach License and is required to lead rides as part of the WSCL program.
  • REGISTRATION:

    CLASS IS LIMITED TO 30 PARTICIPANTS. A WAIT LIST WILL BE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVE BASIS.

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    Create or sign-in to your account. Select “Register to Play/Participate” and select yourself.

INFORMATION

  • DATE: January 22, 2017
  • TIME: 9:30am to 4pm
  • COST: $45.00 (League Coaches Only)
  • LOCATION:
    St. Edward State Park
    14445 Juanita Dr NE
    Kenmore, WA 98028
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    Discover Pass NeededYou can purchase a day pass on site, or a day or annual pass online at http://discoverpass.wa.gov.
  • FOR: New and veteran coaches, adult team volunteers, team ride leaders. This clinic is a requisite for Level II Coach License and is required to lead rides as part of the WSCL program.
  • REGISTRATION:

    CLASS IS LIMITED TO 30 PARTICIPANTS. A WAIT LIST WILL BE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST-COME FIRST-SERVE BASIS.

    Register Now

    Create or sign-in to your account. Select “Register to Play/Participate” and select yourself.