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How to properly fit your child's mountain bike


Trail Tribe Camp // Girls Only

Ages 6-11 // Level 2, 3, & 4

Girls just want to shred! We get it, biking with boys can sometimes be intimidating, or your daughter just wants to tackle the trails with girls. This program is a replica of our co-ed camp, but this one is for girls only. Your daughter will be sure to make friends as she explores uphill, downhill, cross-country terrain and our new skills park. If your daughter is new to the sport or ready to refine her skills, be assured she will complete the day with confidence, a smile, and covered in dust!


Level 2 // Ages 6-8



Your rider is able to perform controlled stops using hand brakes and is ready to learn to bike on uneven terrain. Level 2 is for kids who can ride on pavement and are ready to bike on uneven terrain such as grass or dirt and learn how to correctly change gears. Kids will be introduced to all aspects of mountain biking.

In this level your rider will:

  • begin learning to ride on grass and dirt
  • understand how to change gears
  • be introduced different types of terrain and riding disciplines
  • learn how to manage speed appropriately.

Equipment Requirements

  • Half shell helmet
  • Knee/elbow pads (optional)
  • Water bottle/camelback gloves
  • Bike repair kit
  • Suitable mountain bike with hand brakes and gears

Prerequisites

Capable of the following:

  • Comfortable riding on pavement and roads
  • Able to ride straight down a gentle hill while controlling speed with hand brakes
REGISTER 
Length Time Camp Dates Price
4 day 9 am - 4 pm Aug 4-7 $329
5 day 9 am - 4 pm
Jul 6-10 / Jul 13-17 / Jul 20-24 / Jul 27-31 / Aug 10-14 / Aug 17-21 / Aug 24-28 $389

Level 3

 // Ages 6-8, 9-11



Your rider has completed level 2, is comfortable riding on gentle off-road conditions, can handle small obstacles such as rocks and roots and can fully control their speed. Level 3 will continue to develop mountain bike skills and take on new challenges on green terrain.

In this level your rider will:

  • continue developing skills in green and blue terrain
  • be comfortable climbing green terrain
  • be comfortable descending green and blue terrain.

Equipment Requirements

  • Half shell helmet
  • Knee/elbow pads (optional)
  • Water bottle/camelback gloves
  • Bike repair kit
  • Suitable mountain bike with hand brakes and gears

Prerequisites

Successful completion of Level 2 and / or is capable of the following:

  • Comfortable riding in gentle, off-road conditions
  • Able to handle small obstacles such as rocks, roots and bridges
  • Able to fully control speed
REGISTER 
Length Time Camp Dates Price
4 day 9 am - 4 pm Aug 4-7 $329
5 day 9 am - 4 pm
Jul 6-10 / Jul 13-17 / Jul 20-24 / Jul 27-31 / Aug 10-14 / Aug 17-21 / Aug 24-28 $389

Level 4

 // Ages 9-11



Your rider has completed level 3, is comfortable riding on challenging off-road terrain at higher speeds, can fully control their speed, is ready to develop a more aggressive riding technique and take on blue terrain. In level 4 we will introduce skill-based maneuvers such as front/rear wheel lifts, bunny hops, drops and jumps. Your child should be able to be comfortable riding WinSport trails such as Green Tea, Strawberry Shortcake and Tender Vittles.

In this level your rider will:

  • develop riding technique
  • develop skill-based maneuvers including front/rear wheel lifts, bunny hops, drops and jumps
  • continue developing skills in all areas of mountain biking.

Equipment Requirements

  • Half shell helmet
  • Knee/elbow pads (optional)
  • Water bottle/camelback gloves
  • Bike repair kit
  • Suitable mountain bike with hand brakes and gears

Prerequisites

Successful completion of Level 3 and / or is capable of the following:

  • Confident riding on challenging off-road terrain at higher speeds
  • Able to remain in full control of speed
REGISTER
Length Time Camp Dates Price
4 day 9 am - 4 pm Aug 4-7 $329
5 day 9 am - 4 pm
Jul 6-10 / Jul 13-17 / Jul 20-24 / Jul 27-31 / Aug 10-14 / Aug 17-21 / Aug 24-28 $389

Please Note

Participation in any WinSport summer camp is subject to the execution of WinSport’s Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims, Assumption of Risks, and Indemnity Agreement, and/or any such other applicable waiver or release of liability (the “Waiver”) by the summer camp participant or their parent or legal guardian (in the event of a minor). In the event such Waiver is not completed, the participant may not participate in the summer camp.