CYCLING CANADA MOUNTAIN BIKE NEXTGEN PROGRAM APPLICATION NOW OPEN

Ottawa, September 22, 2017 – The Cycling Canada Mountain Bike NextGen Program is now accepting athlete applications for the 2018 season. This program is focused on providing targeted athletes with an elevated level of support to deliver international podium performances and transition seamlessly into the elite ranks.

Selected athletes will receive a world class Daily Training Environment with personalized and periodized coaching from the National NextGen coach, and integrated support services such as nutrition, mental performance, physiology and strength & conditioning.

“We have all the tools set up for Canadian mountain bike athletes to progress through their development years towards elite competition,” says NextGen Coach Jeff Ain. “It’s an exciting time for Canadian mountain biking with growing provincial programs feeding athletes into the National Program stream.”

Pathway Development Manager Jesse Korf added: “The NextGen programs are an important part within our High Performance Pathway, providing world class services that are aimed to help our athletes make those final steps towards the worlds elite. We are excited to launch a new cycle of programming this upcoming season and are looking forward to help shape the future of Canadian elite mountain biking together with our continuing and prospective athletes” 

Applications can be completed online HERE.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 17:00 PDT, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10TH, 2017.

Any questions can be directed to NextGen Coach Jeff Ain at jeff.ain@cyclingcanada.ca