Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) is now providing scholarships to Junior/U23 development camp

Jim Anderson

April 18, 2011 at 8:40 AM

JUNIORS!
Please Note:

Apply soon, May 1st is first deadline. 3 riders have applied so far, 5 open
spots remain! See below for details and steps to follow to apply.

Camp Dates: July 24-29th

USA Cycling 2011 Northwest Regional Development Camp
July 24-29, 2010 - Forest Grove, Oregon
Www.nwcyclingcamp.com


Oregon Bicycle Racing Association (OBRA) is now providing scholarships to
development camp:

OBRA is giving 8 riders partial fee support available for camp (contact
Kenji Sugahara kenji@obra.org OBRA Executive Director). The financial
support is for the USA Cycling 2011 Northwest Regional Development Camp ­
July 24-29, 2010 - Forest Grove, Oregon. Open to any rider age 14-22
(chronological age/not racing age) who resides in the state of Oregon
(Vancouver, WA residents please inquire). All riders need to be have current
USA Cycling license.

The camp will consist of unique opportunities for younger riders to learn
the fundamentals of bike racing. Basic bike and training skills, nutrition,
basic bike mechanics, and nutrition will be amongst the instruction topics.
There will be several presentations that will give the riders a well-rounded
view of bicycle racing, like racing as a junior/U23 internationally, track
racing and other disciplines of the sport.

The 8 riders will be selected by the OBRA Scholarship Committee. There are
discounts if you register before certain dates and if you register with
other teammates. See registration details.

Steps to apply for the OBRA partial fee support for the camp:
Step #1: email kenji@obra.org with a subject line of: OBRA Scholarship. In
a very clearly and concisely written email include contact information phone
and address, current GPA if in school, name of school and any other specific
details.

Step #2: You will be contacted by May 1, 2011 regarding if you were
selected.

Step #3: You will need to register through www.usacycling.org. You will
need to email confirmation/receipt to kenji@obra.org that you have
registered before your scholarship money is sent.

Please Note: If you are considered a "non-automatic qualifying rider" please
get a hold of Jim Anderson, NW Camp Manager, info@nwcyclingcamp.com

Additional support:
Addition financial aid is available through the USA Cycling Development
Foundation Travel and Training Grants program
http://www.usacdf.org/dfstory.php?id=3252

Need more info about the camp:
USA Cycling 2011 Northwest Athlete Development Camp
JIM ANDERSON
503-975-8229
info@nwcyclingcamp.com
WWW.NWCYCLINGCAMP.COM

Need info about the OBRA Scholarship:
Kenji Sugahara
kenji@obra.org

USA Cycling Camp Registration Page:
http://usacycling.org/news/user/story.php?id=809