Durango Mountain Resort will play host to DEVO’s early August summer mountain bike camps. Aimed at ages 7-12, and open to all skill levels, the camps will cover everything mountain biking and will be lead by former DEVO athletes and current coaches. Please check the Jr. DEVO page above for more information or call Sarah at 779-8480 to sign up.
The Devo/DMR camp will be offered twice, August 2-6th and 9-13th The camp is for ages 7-12 years old. Kids must have own bike and helmet (Devo does have some loaners). The camp runs from 9-3pm with transportation on the DMR buses from downtown Durango (bikes loaded on Devo racks).
Groups: Kids will be placed in groups based upon ability (beg/int/adv) Typical Day:, 9 am Groups meet and drop off lunches, 9:15 Talk about the day events, 9:30 Skill Sesh in base area (film kids to show later), 10:30 Snack, 10:45 Ride chair 4 to access more trails, 12 lunch together at base area, 1 Bike Maintenance seminar, 2:30 Show video of kids from skill sesh
Other camp activities include; special guest appearances, gravity skill sesh, bike fit, trail building, family ride for int/ advanced with shuttle support on the classic five star Hermosa Trail.
$225 for one week to register go to https://www.active.com/event_detail.cfm?event_id=1858016
Reg fee includes: 4:1 coaching both in the DMR Bike Park and on the mountain utilizing the chairlift (camp 9-3, but Devo coaches will be on the buses with the kids) videoing for skill development, one week of lift access, free transport to and from downtown to DMR (bike transport as well) Not included: lunch, snack, equipment (bike, helmet, camelback, etc.)