Brevard Road Cycling Camp

Brevard Gravel Cycling Skills & Training Camp 2021

  • Brevard
  • Jul 28 - 31, 2021
  • Cycling Gravel
Learn Essential Gravel Riding Skills in an Iconic Cycling Destination

We will be maximizing your time on gravel and developing skills to help you become a more confident gravel rider. We start with skills assessment and fitness testing before moving on to longer rides.

While focusing on longer rides, we will be providing instruction on pacing, strategy, and nutrition.

CAMP FOCUS

Endurance Miles + Skills

DURATION

3 Days / 2 Nights

DAILY MILEAGE

20-45+ Miles

DAILY ELEVATION

500-2500 FT

ROUTE TERRAIN

Short Climbs / Rolling Hills

The CTS Camp Experience

Personalized Training Advice From Professional Coaches, Unparalleled Support, World-Class Locations, and Lasting Memories
ON THE BIKE
  • Ride With CTS Coaches
  • Professional Mechanics
  • Nutrition & Hydration Products
  • Support Vehicle
OFF THE BIKE
  • Training Presentations
  • Q&A With Coaches
  • 3 Lunches, 1 Dinners
CAMP FEATURES
  • Bike Build & Prep For Shipping
  • Daily Bike Tune & Wash
  • CTS Jersey

Recommended Accommodations

PILOT COVE RENTAL CABINS

These cabins are just up the hill from CTS and are designed to seamlessly interact with the outdoors. Fully finished with a kitchen, bathroom, living area, washer/dryer, mudroom, covered deck, secure bike storage, bike wash station, and private parking, these cabins are your perfect home away from home in the mountains.

HAMPTON INN BREVARD

Experience the quiet of the woods at the Hampton Inn Brevard hotel near Pisgah National Forest and just down the street from our CTS Training Center.

Additional Details

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
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  • Airfare
  • Accommodations (All-Inclusive Available)
  • Bike Shipping or Rental
  • Transportation To/From Airport

OPTIONAL ADD-ONS
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  • Pre/Post Camp Private Coach Ride

WHAT TO BRING
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  • Recommended Gearing: or 46/36 or 40 or 42 single front chainring, with 11-30/32 rear

WEATHER
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Camp Itinerary

DAY 1

CHECK-IN DAY – 7/28/2021

Check In Time:5:00 PM

Where: Hampton Inn Brevard Conference Room 

Arrival Description: Arrive at hotel, get checked in with our coaching staff and mechanics.

Dinner at Hampton Inn- Catered by local restaurant  @ 6:00-8:00PM

DAY 2

Fitness and Skills Assessment Ride

Mileage: 25-40

Elevation Gain: 1000-2500 FT

Time Range: 3 – 3.5 Hours

Brief Ride Description:  Camp day begins with review of gravel safety and skills. On to the bikes for fitness and skills assessment ride. This will help the coaching staff assess the group’s abilities. Skills introduction and review to include, balance on the bike, bike handling for different ride scenarios, comfort riding in a  group as well as with others. We will follow the skills assessment with a fitness test on gravel. We will continue and finish off the ride with some more mileage adding as much gravel riding as we can. 

Training Presentation @ 8:15AM (Gravel  Safety & Communication Skills)

Lunch at CTS Brevard Office @ 2:30-3:30PM

Dinner on your own


DAY 3

Approaching Gravel and Adapting to Terrain

Mileage: 25-40

Elevation Gain: 1000-2500 FT

Time Range: 3 – 3.5 Hours

Brief Ride Description:  Day 2 begins with morning discussion about different types of gravel and surfaces. The ride will maximize the gravel riding we have on offer. While riding, we will provide more tips and tricks for riding on rough terrain and adjusting to what the gravel throws at you. 

Training Presentation @ 8:15AM (Tips and Tricks for Riding on Gravel) 

Lunch at CTS Brevard Office @ 2:30-3:30PM

Dinner on your own


DAY 4

DuPont Crusher

Mileage: 25-40

Elevation Gain: 1000-2500 FT

Time Range: 3 – 3.5 Hours

Brief Ride Description: Today’s ride is the culmination of all the skills from the preceding days along some of Western North Carolina’s most scenic and rewarding cycling routes.

Training Presentation @ 8:15 AM (Importance of Route Review)

Lunch provided by CTS @ 2:30-3:30PM

Dinner on your own

Camp Conclusion: Camp ends after our final lunch at 2:30 PM on Saturday July 31st, 2021.


*Schedule subject to change

About Brevard, North Carolina

FAQs

If you have additional questions, our Athlete Services will be happy to answer them:
athleteservices@trainright.com  //   866.355.0645

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Brevard Gravel Cycling Skills & Training Camp 2021
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