Prerequisite: You must have previously completed OTB 101 to enroll in OTB 201
On-the-Bike Skills 201 is the second level of mountain bike skills instruction for NICA coaches of student-athletes. On-the-Bike Skills 101 provides insight to help coaches provide fundamental skills instruction, manage a practice, and lead team rides. On-the-Bike Skills 201 continues with progressive skill development and further resources for coaches to manage more advanced practice activities for growing teams. The key objectives for this training are:
- Reinforce effective teaching methodology and skills instruction techniques; Introduce progressive skills required by riders of varying age, maturation, ability level, and goals;
- Provide the coach with practice activities to reinforce student-athlete skill development; and
- Facilitate the creation and use of a progressive practice plan for student-athlete skills development and team activities.
This course will be completed In-Person for 3 hours at Mills Park; 1111 E William St, Carson City, NV 89701. WORKING MOUNTAIN BIKES AND HELMETS ARE REQUIRED. Dress appropriately, this is an instructional course and not a “ride”. Masks are required and we will practice proper Social Distancing. Bring your own food and water, there are bathrooms available.
For more Information on NICA Coach License Program: https://www.nationalmtb.org/coaches-license-program/