SCA Junior Mountain Biking Camp Glenrock

SCA Junior Mountain Biking Camp Glenrock
SCA Junior Mountain Biking Camp Glenrock

With the perfect blend of trail riding and skill work, the SCA Junior Mountain Biking Camp in Glenrock, Newcastle, NSW is a fun and safe kids school holiday camp. Hit the trails and have a blast these school holidays!

Glenrock is a magnificent location for mountain bike riding, with 14km of single track and 20km of management trails in the northern half of the park! Whether you are just learning how to ride or you have been zipping down trails your whole life, there is a trail suitable to fit your skill and comfort level.

Highlights Include

  • Learn to ride faster with a perfect mix of skill work, bike set up, and on-trail strategy
  • Unparalleled instruction from professional racers and coaches
  • 10:1 camper to coach ratio to make you feel safe at camp
  • Daily emphasis on fundamental development, trail riding strategy and more
  • Every camper will receive a SCA Nike T-shirt!
  • All Coaches have accredited working with children checks and first aid.
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Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Damien Enderby
Camp Director

Damien Enderby

Damien Enderby : Riding since the age of 3, I started racing Mountain Bikes at the age of 12 and have been racing for the last 27 years in Mountain Biking, Road racing, Adventure Racing, Triathlon/ Duathlon and Orienteering.

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With National Championship and National Series category wins, I love to compete, and love helping others achieve their best in sport. Being able to do this through our business BIKE and FITNESS is extremely satisfying and I look forward to working with Sports Camps Australia.

Camp Details

Camp will offer both boys and girls between the ages of 8 -16 years old an amazing mountain biking camp experience. Our camp provides instruction on the bike and off that will have you riding like never before in a short period of time whilst incorporating a fun learning environment. Our coaching professionals are super stoked to help you take your riding to the next level!

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  • Setting up your bike properly
  • How a mountain bike works
  • Gearing and breaking
  • 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.



Camp Check-in: First day at 8.45am at the entry to Glenrock National Park

Camp Hours are: 9.00am - 3.00pm every day.


Camp Check-out: There will be a graduation ceremony at 2.45pm on the final day that all parents are encouraged to attend (location will be announced at camp).


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


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!


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.


The camp will be held at the Glenrock Scout Centre, situated in the Glenrock State Conservation Area near Newcastle. Access to the campsite is via Scout Camp Road (off Burwood Road), Whitebridge. Scout Camp Road is a 1.6km fully sealed but single lane access road into the campsite.

Off Burwood Road, Kahibah (a 10 minute drive east of Charlestown), Newcastle. Inside Glenrock SRA and adjoining the Great North Walk on Glenrock Lagoon.

Facilities: Camp Chapel, Developed Site, Drinking Water, Kitchen Facilities, Pack Holiday Facility, Showers, Toilets

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 1 lap format race putting all the techniques into practice

Camper Reviews

  • 5/5.

05/10/2017 - "AMAZING! says Aidan"

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  • 5/5.

05/10/2017 - " Noah loved it and will be back again."

  • 5/5.

27/01/18 - Super fun! The camp has given fuel to the fire, Cooper now wants to start mountain bike racing.

Camp Dates & Prices

Programs: Jr. Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 8 - 16
Gender: Co-Ed
2 DAYS (9:00AM-3:00PM) $199.00
Availability: Open

* Please note, times may vary on the first and last day of camp.
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.