Para-cycling Track Development Camp
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U.S. Paralympics Cycling

Track Development Camp

September 28 - October 5, 2013

U.S. Olympic Training Center

Colorado Springs, CO


U.S. Paralympics is pleased to announce a new Development Camp opportunity for Para-cyclists in the C1-5 and Tandem categories, at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO, September 28 - October 5, 2013.

This new camp is designed to identify and cultivate talent specifically in the area of Para-cycling on the track.

The camp will pair experienced cyclists with and without disabilities, with new Para-cyclists. Athletes will learn valuable skills and training techniques from Team USA coaches, and will stay at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs during the camp.

The majority of costs for athletes selected to attend the camp will be covered by U.S. Paralympics. Accommodations and meals will be covered by the Olympic Training Center, and athletes who attend will be reimbursed up to $250 for airfare.

Athletes selectd to participate should have some level of experience on the track, and own -- or have access to -- a track bike. It is not required that applicants have experience competing on the track, although participants should be familiar with track racing, specifically Para-cycling track racing.

Interested applicants should complete the application via THIS LINK no later than Sunday, September 15 at 8:00 pm, Mountain Time.

For questions, please email or call Ian Lawless, Paralympic Cycling High Performance Director:
719.866.2348  |  ian.lawless@usoc.org

LINK: Online Camp Application

For more information about Para-cycling, including an explanation of classification and sport classes, please follow this link to the UCI website.