SCA Under Armour Mountain Biking Camp Jindabyne

SCA Under Armour Mountain Biking Camp Jindabyne
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SCA Under Armour Mountain Biking Camp Jindabyne

The SCA Under Armour Mountain Biking Camp in Jindabyne, hosted by Bike N Fitness, is a great school holiday mountain biking camp with the perfect blend of awesome trail riding, skill work and fun. Improve your riding and have a blast!

HOLIDAY MOUNTAIN BIKING CAMP IN JINDABYNE - BUNGARRA ALPINE CENTRE

The facility at Bungarra Alpine Centre has trails for everyone! For beginners, the day will focus around getting comfortable on your bike and riding the beginner trails. For intermediate and advanced riders, skill work will focus on specific techniques to help you ride quicker, safer and more efficiently. You will also get to do work in the skills area and hit some jumps. Afternoons will consist of group trail riding and fun race competitions.

Highlights Include

  • Learn how to ride quicker and more efficiently by learning proper bike set up, on trail riding strategy and more
  • Camp instructors will provide you with one-on-one instruction to show you how to pick better lines, be in the correct posture on your bike and learn new pedaling and cornering techniques
  • 10:1 camper to coach ratio to make you feel safe and supervised at camp. Safety is our number one goal!
  • Daily lectures and last day race competition
  • Opportunity to ride many of the hidden gem trails at the Bungarra Alpine Centre, which has trails and skills areas for all skill levels
  • Every camper will receive a Under Armour t-shirt
  • All Coaches have accredited working with children checks and first aid.
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Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Cam Ivory
Camp Director

Cam Ivory

Cam has been racing mountain bikes since 2007 and in this time has been a member of multiple National teams, including the 2014 Commonwealth Games Team. 

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He is a former U/23 National Champion for both XCO (cross country Olympic) and CX (cyclocross), and won the Elite National XCO and XCE Series as an U/23 in 2014. When he isn’t overseas following his racing commitments, he enjoys helping others of all ages improve their riding skills and abilities. 

He spent most of his childhood on his BMX bike before turning his attention to mountain biking and road cycling in his mid teens. 

Cameron has an extensive knowledge of the skills required to safely ride any bike, and enjoys helping people improve their skills.  

Camp Details

Camp is open and available to girl and boy riders between the ages of 7-16 years old. It is open to riders of all skill levels but you must be able to ride a bike competently before arriving at camp. Our camp provides instruction on and off the bike that will have you riding like never before in a short period of time whilst incorporating a fun and outdoor learning environment. Our coaching professionals are extremely stoked to help you take your riding to the next level!

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WHAT YOU'LL LEARN AT CAMP

  • Have fun!
  • Setting up your bike properly
  • How a mountain bike works
  • Gearing and braking
  • Weight distribution and body positioning
  • Correct pedalling technique
  • Cornering and traction principles
  • Obstacles and drops
  • Climbs - traction, line choice, gearing and pedaling
  • Descending - body position, line choice, speed
  • Basic bike maintenance

Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout camp. In addition, campers will be evaluated and then split up into smaller groups according to age and ability to provide maximum enjoyment for every child.

CAMP HOURS

CHECK IN

Camp Check-in: First day at 8:45am.

Camp Hours are: 9:00am - 3:00pm each day.

CHECK OUT

Camp Check-out: There will be a graduation ceremony at 2:40pm on the final day that all parents are encouraged to attend (location will be announced at camp).

CAMP MEALS AND GEAR

ALL RIDERS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING THEIR OWN BIKE and provide their gear, sunscreen and meals/drink each day!

RAIN PLAN

In the event of wet weather you will be notified if camp is cancelled and/or rescheduled for the day/s and what your options are moving forward!

REGISTRATION PACKET

A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers after completing the registration. Please bring these forms with you to camp on the first day as we will be collecting them.

TRAIL TYPES

  • XC
  • Skills areas including pump track, skills course, pocket park and jumps line

Facilities

Bungarra Alpine Centre is located in the heart of the Snowy Mountains. We have approximately 20km of mountain bike trails professionally built by Rolling Ground Jindabyne that cater to all levels, as well as four skills areas that will help you progress to the next level. We are located only 5 minutes from Jindabyne, two hours from Canberra and just 30 minutes from Australia's premier ski fields.

  • Trails signposted: Yes
  • Toilets: Yes
  • Water: Yes
  • Mobile reception: Yes
  • Carparking: Yes
  • Overnight storage: Yes

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 8:45am - 9:30am Registration and Sign In
  • 9:30am - 9:45am Bike Safety, Bike Set Up and Helmet Checks
  • 9:45am - 10:15am Warm up lap on pump track
  • 10:15am - 11:00am Braking techniques on track
  • 11:00am - 11:15am Rest
  • 11:15am - 12:00pm Cornering techniques
  • 12:00pm - 12:45pm Rest and Lunch
  • 12:45pm - 1:30pm Descending techniques
  • 1:30pm - 2:00pm How to climb like a pro
  • 2:00pm - 2:15pm Rest
  • 2:15pm - 3:00pm Obstacles and drops
  • 3:00pm Finish
  • FINAL DAY Relay race event prior to final presentation

Camper Reviews

  • 5/5.

23/01/18 - This camp was amazing. My sons skills have increased exponentiallu. He loved it and got along really well with Cam the camp instructor. Jindabyne was the perfect setting. I would recommend this to anyone who wants their childs skills to improve in a safe and supervised environment! Awesome camp.

Camp Dates & Prices

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For additional camp information and dates call us at 1 800 753 127 or visit our Contact Us page we would be happy to help you.