JR HIGH MOUNTAIN BIKING
Jr HIGH SCHOOL mountain bike programs
There are multiple Junior Mountain Bike programs around Folsom Lake.
If you have mountain bikers that are not yet in Jr. High the program you want to connect them with is the Folsom Bike Junior Program. They have a Fall and Spring program.
If you have Jr. High kids on the Granite Bay side of the lake you can contact Coach Hyatt the Granite Bay MTB coach, by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have Jr. High kids on the El Dorado Hills side of the lake then this is the correct page for signup. The Jr. High program below is for 6-8th graders only. If you would like to get any questions answered prior to signing up you can reach Coach Lewis at email@example.com
Start Date 03/05/19 - End Date 04/27/19
Every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 - 5:30 PM @ Browns Ravine in El Dorado Hills. Every other Thursday we will meet at Willma Cavitt JR High School in Granite Bay in which we will ride either Lake Natomas or Granite Bay Trails.
First Ride: 3-05-19 3:45 pm @ Browns Ravine in El Dorado Hills
Bring all required paperwork. Riders won’t be able to participate until paperwork is turned in. This will be enforced this season. No paperwork no ride. Bring your mountain bike. We will have a skills course for riders to practice on while everyone has a bike and helmet check done to clear them for riding.
Second Practice: Thursday March 7th we will be doing a time trial in order to find your group. Groups are based on skill level and riding ability. We will have 5 total groups consisting of about 15 riders who will all ride together during practices along with their designated ride leaders.
Weekly Rides: Rides every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 - 5:30 PM.
Before every ride we will speak to the riders as a group on certain tips to practice during that particular ride. Riders will learn proper trail etiquette along with tons of different on the bike skills including cornering, bike position, trail vision/ line choice, and how to maneuver through different obstacles while riding.
Team Dues: $75
This will cover a team jersey, water bottle, hat, rider insurance, and an end of the season party.