Benefits of Team Kallisto - FCV pb Peloton Contracting
Depending on age/ability Kallisto offers many benefits to their team members such as:
- Session Coaching
- Coaching Advice and Feedback
- Individualized Goal Setting Meeting(s)
- Individualized Training Plans (or generic age appropriate)
- Training Peaks login/updates/monitoring
- Youth Development Race Support (Track, Road)
- O-Cup Race Support (Track, Road, MTB)
- Application Support & Advocacy for selection to Provincial & National Programs
- Access to Major Road Race Projects. ex. Rimouski, Chicago etc.
- Discounted Kits and Sponsor Equipment
- Fitness Testing
As with most race teams, there are fees associated to cover certain costs such as equipment, vehicles, maintenance, travel, etc.
LDCC Partners with Kallisto - FCV pb Peloton Contracting
The LapDogs Cycling Club is partnering with Kallisto - FCV pb Peloton Contracting to provide GTA youth the opportunity to learn, have fun, and be supported in the sport of bike racing. Kallisto FCV is one of the most successful youth road and track race teams in Canada and offers a depth of experience and support well beyond what's available in most cycling clubs.This alliance will focus on creating an additional racing and training option for youth in the GTA, develop more youth coaches, identify and engage potential youth racers and enhance youth bicycle racing in Ontario by building a strong sense of community for youth, coaches and their families.
Currently Kallisto operates out of London and the Kitchener/Waterloo area with riders hailing from many parts of Southern Ontario.
The LDCC and Kallisto will be creating a Toronto/GTA squad which will provide training and mentorship opportunities on regular training rides throughout the year. We'll collaborate on coaching, track time, and event support across the multiple disciplines of Road, MTB, CX and Track.
GTA Youth, from U19 to U13 will benefit in the following ways.
- Race with #RedTeam, the top squad in Ontario
- Receive age appropriate coaching
- Weekly team training rides
- Free LapDogs CC membership
- LDCC Race team benefits through Gears Bike Shops
- Participate in LapDogs Weekly Ride programs Road, MTB, CX, Track
If you're interested in racing with Kallisto in the GTA, please fill out the form below and we'll be in touch ASAP.
If you and your youth simply want to ride with the Lapdogs and participate in some youth oriented programming, we are looking to run youth focused MTB rides and perhaps some road and CX rides for newer riders who aren't yet ready to race. Please also reach out to us and we'll talk.
We'll keep your information confidential and won't share it.