Blaze Your Own Trail

Ride with Durham Shredders Mountain Bike Club

Durham Shredders provides a way for youth to be active and truly push themselves toward both social and personal goals. We've put together a group of the greatest coaches around to teach, mentor, and inspire kids of all skill levels.

Mountain Bike X-Country Cycling is an ideal outdoor physical activity that combines the best of individual and team sport values, offering both physical and mental challenges in a fun and supportive atmosphere.

Durham Shredders is:

• A not for profit Mountain Bike X Country Cycling club for kids!

• Suitable for all levels of riders from beginner to competitive.

• Coached by avid cyclists with a wide range of experience, certifications & abilities.

• Focused on fun, fitness & skills development.

• Flexible! Multiple 6-Week sessions are available. Programs include:

Learn to Ride

Whether riders are just starting out, having never been in the forest, or happen to have strayed from beaten path once or twice — everyone needs the basics. Coaches will choose trails appropriate for your child’s ability level to help them develop their technique, stamina and skills. Programs will work on developing skills on local X-Country trails. The focus is on fun, fun, fun!

Who: Boys & Girls, ages 5 - 17

Groups for beginner to advanced riders (depending on numbers; beginner riders ages 5 -12 may be placed in a younger age group).

Learn to Race

Shred the trails 2 nights a week! Once the basics are in place, learn to ride all levels of trails including climbing, dropping and shredding. Coaches will choose trails appropriate to your child’s ability level to help them develop their technique, stamina and skills. Programs will work on developing skills on local X-Country trails as well as pre-race training/techniques and participation in the Thursday night race series.

Who: Boys & Girls, ages 9 - 17

Groups for beginner to advanced riders (depending on numbers; beginner riders ages 9 -12 may be placed in a younger age group).

XC DEV

Suited for the competitive shredders who are interested in racing on the Durham Shredder MTB X Country race team. Participants can also choose to race the Ontario Cup series. Shred the trails 2 nights a week and work on developing skills on local X-Country trails. This program will focus on continued pre-race training and techniques, as well as participation in the Thursday night race series and option to participate in the Ontario Cup XC series.

Who: Boys & Girls, ages 9 - 17

Groups for intermediate to advanced riders. Perfect for the child with an interest in improving skills and racing competitively.

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See the Shredders website below for their full program schedule, special events, and provincial level races!

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