PRESS RELEASE: 'Sea to Sky Gravity Club' Youth Performance and Development Program
With over 40 years combined experience, head coaches Jaime Hill from Hilltop MTB
and Katrina Strand from Strand Training
have come together to create a unique Youth Performance and Development Program.
The ‘Sea to Sky Gravity Club’ is geared towards strong intermediate to advanced youth, ages 11-18, committed to progression and personal growth both on and off the bike.
Athletes interested in taking part in this enriched training environment, may already be competing, entering competition, or considering competition in the future.
Coach Katrina Strand
Coach Jaime Hill
Both Katrina and Jaime, alongside all coaches of this program, believe the competition pathway can be an incredible avenue for one to grow and learn, if high-quality mentorship and development, tailored to the needs and specifications of each athlete is at the forefront of programming.
This program brings together riders spanning Vancouver, Squamish, Whistler and Pemberton and involves monthly training camps that explore skill development, mental strength techniques and competitive strategy coaching, alongside workshops that delve into different topics such as goal setting, nutrition and injury prevention. As well, all youth will be set up for individual check-ins that are tailored to each athlete's goals and objectives, offering riders an opportunity to be involved in planning their future path of growth and development.Application process:
All interested athletes are required to apply to ensure a cohesive and dedicated team of riders are selected. The application period is now open until February 6th
, so if you're an aspiring young Mountain Bike Athlete, act quick!
For additional info or to apply, head on over to either Hilltop MTB
or Strand Training