mountain bike camp

Mountain Bike Spring Training Camp Tucson, AZ - 2019

  • Arizona
  • Feb 20 - 23, 2019
  • MTB Spring Training

Become a More Skilled and Confident Mountain Biker

The CTS Mountain Bike Spring Training Camp features 4 great rides as well as on the bike coaching and informative presentations.  

Our coaches are not simply guiding you along the trail, but actively helping with on the bike technique and skill work to enhance your trail riding ability and enjoyment. With mechanics washing and prepping your bike each day and full SAG support on the rides, all you have to do is show up and pedal.

Whether you are preparing for Cape Epic or your local XC racing scene this camp will start your season off right.

CAMP FOCUS

Long Endurance Miles + MTB Skills

DURATION

4 Days / 3 Nights

DAILY MILEAGE

20-35 Miles

DAILY ELEVATION

2000-4000 FT

ROUTE TERRAIN

Single Track

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
  • 4 Lunches, 2 Dinners
  • Use of NormaTec Recovery System
CAMP FEATURES
  • Iconic Cycling Location
  • Bike Build & Prep For Shipping
  • Daily Bike Tune & Wash
  • CTS Jersey

Recommended Accommodations

VENTANA CANYON RESORT

“Our hotel in Tucson blends natural beauty, service and luxury in an unbeatable location.”

COMFORT SUITES

“Surround yourself in southwestern elegance at this Comfort Suites in Tucson.”

Additional Details

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
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  • Airfare
  • Accommodations
  • Transportation To/From Airport
  • Bike Shipping or Rental
  • 4 Breakfasts / 2 Dinners

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

WEATHER
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Camp Itinerary

DAY 0

CHECK-IN DAY – 2/19/2019

Check-in Time: 4:00-5:00PM

Arrival: After dropping off your bike and completing a brief check-in process, you’ll join Todd and the CTS coaching staff as well as your fellow athletes for introductions, a gourmet dinner, and a preview of the week ahead.

 

Breakfast: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-8:00AM
Lunch: ON YOUR OWN @ 12:30-1:30PM
Dinner: EL CHARRO @ 6:00-7:30PM

DAY 1

GABE ZIMMERMAN ARIZONA TRAIL

Mileage: 25- 50
Elevation Gain: 2600-5200 FT
Ride Time: 3 – 4.5 Hours

Description: Stretching nearly the entire length of the state, the Arizona Trail is a can’t miss feature of the trail network in Tucson. With a variety of terrain we will work on several different skills throughout our ride. With CTS coaches riding with each group, you are certain to find new skills as you fly along the Arizona Trail.

Training Presentation @ 2:00PM (Power Training for Mountain Biking)

Breakfast: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-8:00AM
Lunch: BEYOND BREAD @ 12:30-1:30PM
Dinner: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-7:30PM


DAY 2

STARR PASS, ROBLES, AND SWEETWATER TRAILS

Mileage: 25-50
Elevation: 2600 FT
Ride Time: 3 – 4.5 Hours

Description: Starting at the Mercado on Tucson’s West Side, we will transfer to the Starr Pass, Robles, and Sweetwater Trail Systems. From there you will enjoy beautiful views and established trails in the Sonoran desert.

 

Breakfast: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-8:00AM
Lunch: SEIS KITCHEN @ 12:30-1:30PM
Dinner: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:30-7:30PM


DAY 3

HONEYBEE CANYON

Mileage: 25-40
Elevation Gain: 2000 – 3500 FT
Ride Time: 2.5 – 4 Hours

Description: With some of the best flowing single track you have ever ridden, as well as some excellent natural features to practice skills on, Honeybee Canyon has something for every level of rider. Each coach will work to mold the ride into exactly what you need after two hard days in the saddle.

Breakfast: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-8:00AM
Lunch:CHIPOTLE @ 12:30-1:30PM
Dinner:ZINBURGER @ 6:30-7:30PM


DAY 4

MT LEMMON AND REDINGTON ROAD

Mileage: 25-50
Elevation Gain: 2000 – 3500 FT
Ride Time: 3 – 4 Hours

Description: Finishing in the shadow of the famous Mt. Lemmon, you will find yourself on a trail system that travels through several unique ecosystems on the final day of camp. Guided through the changing trails and terrain by Todd Wells and professional CTS coaches. With the goal of cementing what the skills, techniques, and strategies you have learned in Tucson.

Breakfast: ON YOUR OWN @ 6:00-8:00AM
Lunch: TUCSON TAMALE @ 12:30-1:30PM

Camp Conclusion: The ride up Redding Road closes out a great camp filled with incredible desert trail riding. Lunch will be waiting for you back at the office and you will have your final coach consultation session to review the week’s training data. This will conclude the camp, and those looking to head out of town early will be done by 3pm.


About Tucson

FAQs

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

Airports:

Tucson International Airport (TUS) is the closest airport to our office, a roughly 20 minute drive.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) from our office it is approximately a 2 hour drive.

Airport Transportation Arrival & Departure: If you choose to fly into and out of Phoenix you will be responsible for your transportation to and from the airport. The Arizona Shuttle runs from Tucson to Phoenix if you do not choose to rent a car.

Tucson – Phoenix Sky Harbor

If you are shipping your bike, please make sure it arrives at CTS by 2/14/2019 so we can have it built and prepped in time for camp.

After you sign up, please let the camp manager know if you would like us to pack your bike for shipping at the conclusion of the camp, we will do it free of charge.

If you plan to ship your bike, we recommend using BikeFlights.com.

(Please make sure your bike box/case is clearly labeled with your name)

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Mountain Bike Spring Training Camp Tucson, AZ – 2019
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