ADULT CAMP

You're never too old to learn new tricks

July 25 - August 1 & August 1 - 8, 2015

SGC's Adult Camp is the perfect way to take your mountain bike skills to the next level. Along with highly personable, expert coaches, join like-minded riders from all over the world as you ride the incredible trails of the Whistler Bike Park. Don't be intimidated by what you see in the magazines and videos, Whistler has trails to accommodate all ability levels. And with our priority focused on creating the best mountain bike learning experience in the world, in a relaxed environment, don't be surprised if a week with us ends up being one of the best adventures of your life. With 11 years experience, and some of the most experienced and recognized coaches in the industry--including Slopestyle, World Cup and National Downhill champions--your week with SGC is guaranteed to not only elevate your gravity game, but be a whole boatload of fun along the way.

SGC: Mountain Bike Camps in Whistler BC

Adult Camp Overview

Key Points

  1. All ability levels are welcome at SGC from beginner to advanced.
  2. The Whistler Bike Park has trails that are suited for everyone – green to double black.
  3. We form groups based on ability level. Our professional coaches will tailor your coaching day and week to suit your comfort level and experience.
  4. To maximize your riding week at SGC we recommend being in good physical shape. A week of riding in the Whistler Bike Park is physically demanding.

What to Expect at SGC

  1. An amazing week of mountain bike riding!!
  2. Opportunity to meet a great group of people with the same passion.
  3. Progression in your riding.
  4. Intimate coaching environment within a small non-intimidating group.
  5. We focus on all aspects of gravity riding, body position, line choice, cornering, jumping, drops, technical riding and race preparation. Benefiting those campers that race Downhill and Enduro or aspire to enter their first race.
SGC Coach Andrew Shandro showing campers how it's done.

Day in the life at Adult Camp

9-10am
Breakfast at the GLC (base of the mountain bike park)
10am
Board the lift with your coach and group
10-12:30pm
Focused coaching-riding every morning until lunch
12:30-1:30pm
Lunch is served daily at the GLC
1-4pm
Riding and applying what you learned in the morning to your afternoon session.
3-5pm Daily
Air Zone is exclusive to SGC. The Air Zone includes the Airdome, Airbag, Mulch Pit, satellite dish, drop to mulch and wood ramps.
3-5pm
Try your first back flip ( optional! )
4-5pm
Daily pump track session
4pm
Continue riding in the bike park, hit après on the GLC patio, or relax poolside at the Tantalus Lodge

*Fox will be offering a suspension tutorial early in the week a great opportunity to learn more about how to set up your suspension.

ACCOMMODATION

Tantalus Lodge

Located in Whistler Village, the Tantalus Lodge is our home base.

Learn more about the Tantalus HERE.

LUXURY UPGRADE

Luxury upgrade to the Aava Hotel.
www.aavawhistlerhotel.com

RESERVATION PROCEDURES - CALL IN
Individual reservations can be made by contacting our Reservations Department by telephone, 1-800-663-5644 or e-mail: reservations@aavawhistlerhotel.com. Please mention "Summer Gravity Camps" to receive the preferred rate.

SGC IN BIKE MAG

BIKE's Johnathon Allen Signs Up For A Week At SGC

Kids aren't the only ones getting dirty at Andrew Shandro's Whistler-based mountain bike skills school, their parents are strapping on full-face helmets and getting their huck on, too.

By JOHNATHON ALLEN
Photography by STEPHEN WILDE

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