Youth Cycling Initiative

In support of youth cycling development Performance through Science is proud to announce our sponsorship of the Hector Norris Park Youth Series and Coaching 2019

A Central Gauteng Cycling initiative

Dates:

26 Jan 2019

23 Feb 2019

30 March 2019

27 April 2019

There will be a Coaching Session for youths in the morning before each of the Youth League Race programs

Basic cycling skills Coaching 

Any youth with their own bike. Any bike as long as you fit on it and it works. 

Please make sure tires are inflated, chains oiled and brakes working. 

Coaching will focus on basic cycling and handling skills. (like Primary Schools program)

There will be some fun races for normal bikes in the afternoon as well.

Two qualified Lady coaches, Elize Niewenhuizen and Lisa Chapman will be presenting this program.

Contact Eddie Roller 082 5574667 (eroller@mweb.co.za) to book your spot.

Track Skills Coaching

This is for youths that can already ride a bike and would like to give Track Cycling a go.

Riders will not be allowed to race on track bikes in the afternoon if they have not at least done one track skills course and the coach feels that they are competent.

Bike Rentals are available but limited to the first 10 riders. Smaller sizes are limited.

Level 2 Coach Jeremy Maartens in action

Jeremy Maartens, qualified level 2 coach and ex pro cyclist will be in charge here.

Contact  Jeremy on : 072 059 9490 to confirm arrangements. 

Program

Arrive at HNP and sign in (indemnities, medical details etc) From 10:30

Bike Check 10:30 – 11:00

Coaching Start time 11:00 and finishes around 13:00. Be on time please.

13:00-14:00 Rest and have lunch and sort out entries.

14:00 – 17:00 Races

Cost

R 50.00 per Rider. Includes coaching and races.

R10/Adult R5/Youth -Gate entry fee

General

No Helmet- No Ride. Bring Closed shoes, slops will not be allowed.

Helivac on duty

Bring some lunch and a water bottle along, it is going to be a long day. 

There is a tuckshop at HNP with some cold drinks, chips etc.

The Grand stand and grass is shaded in the afternoon. Mornings may be hot next to the track.

Bring sunblock and cooler box.

Most of kiddies coaching will be done around shaded area.

Bring a camping chair or something to sit on if you want to be comfy.

If you would like to be added to the CGC/HNP-Track Cycling mailing list, follow this link to upload your information  http://eepurl.com/dFx4ZD 

For more information on track cycling and track cycling in Gautenghttps://www.bikehub.co.za/f/98-track-cycling/

Contact Sponsor

Odelle Joubert

odelle@performancethroughscience.com

(083) 651 8247

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