Helping young cyclists maximize their performance on the bike through advanced skills, focused training and lasting passion for the sport.  Full-season developmental approach, preparing riders for peak performance during key races in the summer and fall.

This program is geared toward ambitious riders 13-18 years old and is ideal preparation for high school mountain bike racing, complementing high school team programs. GBX Academy will begin in the spring, integrating scientific testing and training, well-rounded skills development and a full-season plan to maximize the passion and potential of each rider.

  • Group MTB trail rides with coach and teammates
  • Tuesday and Thursday mornings June 13 – July 27
  • Same schedule as GBX Jrs but ride location and duration may vary
  • Additional group rides through spring and summer, including lift-access downhill training
  • Certified professional coaches guiding progression of skills and conditioning
  • Personalized training program tailored to each athlete’s goals and interests
  • Maximizing cycling performance while balancing other sports and activities
  • Periodic interactive consultations with coach
  • Advanced skills development for all-around capability
  • Technical trail, jumping and downhill skills to cultivate the best all-around mountain bikers
  • Group indoor training sessions for education and practice of effective training methods (6 sessions, mostly April – May)
  • Scientific physical testing (Functional Threshold Power) to precisely inform training methodology
  • Preparation and support for key races, learning to optimize performance on race day
  • Program cost: $775
  • Additional sibling: $725
  • Includes GBX jersey (adult size version) and water bottle​
    • Additional customized team apparel available for optional purchase
  • Scholarships: need-based inquiries are welcome​
  • Experienced Coaching Staff