dEVo is the Junior development program run by the Escape Velocity cycling club
Club MissionThe Mission of Escape Velocity Cycling Clubis to develop and support cyclists in theLower Mainland of BC to achieve success inall levels of bicycle racing.The Vision of Escape Velocity Cycling Club isto be the leading competitive cycling club inthe Lower Mainland of BC for talentdevelopment and race organization.
2013-2015 Sponsorship OverviewCatalyst Kinetics – Title SponsorTRG Group Benefits – Club SponsorSugoi – Official Technical ApparelCannondale – Official BikeBSP – Club Shop SponsorContinental Repairs – Club partnerRoberts Composites – Club partnerVelofix – Club partner (Spring Series)
How EV/dEVo is organizedPublic non-profit [AGM elects board]Funding model:Races, fees, sponsors, grants, donorsCommittee structure: – Sponsorship – dEVo program committee – Membership – Web team – Club ride organization and quality – Race organization – Design, graphics, promotion
Programmes: dEVo2013 is the launch year of Vision 2020 (an 8 year developmentally appropriate junior racing model program)
Core program trainingschedule for U13/U15 April 1 – August 31: Tuesday night – 5:30-7PM, UBC T-bird stadium Thursday night – 5:30-7PM – Cyclocross night. - Seymour demonstration and Burnaby Mountain Saturday: 9AM – 12AM Group ride – Planetarium Standing schedule: If the weather leads to cancelation of Tuesday night racing, the practice will be on. Preparing and riding in the rain is part of cycling! We encourage multi-sport participation and don’t expect riders in U13 and U15 to attend all sessions.
Core program trainingschedule for U17/U19 Program prescription for U17 and U19 is handled by Catlayst Kinetics in partners with dEVo coaches. The schedule below is a sample of the weekly group sessions, but subject to change due to rider goals and program needs in relation to individual and team goals. April 1 – August 31: Tuesday night – 5:30-7PM, UBC T-bird stadium Thursday night – 5:30-7PM – Intensity Saturday: 9AM – 12AM Group ride – Planetarium or EV fast ride Musette
Saturday mornings: 9AM: April 1 to Aug. 31A = Musette (Longer, varied distance, race pace at times)B = BSP – consistent pace ride akin to Richmond winter Richmond loopC = Planetarium – dEVo rides start
2013 Racing scheduleApril 13 EV Sportif – Thunderbird Long Langley Contingent on entriesMay 5-6 Tour de Bloom (Washington State Champs) Wenatchee U13, 15, 17, 19May 11 EV Sportif River Road Fort Langley Contingent on entriesMay 18-19 Mutual of Enumclaw Enumclaw, WA U13, 15, 17, 19June 8-9 VIPYRS BC Youth Road Championships Comox Valley U13, 15, 17, 19June 15-16 dEVo Junior Classic Vancouver U13, 15, 17, 19July 7 Axel Merckx GranFondo Penticton All agesJuly 20-21 Tripleshot/VIPYRS BC TT and TTT Championships Comox Valley U13, 15, 17, 19July 26-28 Tripleshot/AMYDF Three Day Victoria U13, 15, 17, 19July 29-Aug 2 Tripleshot Camp Victoria U13, 15, 17, 19Aug 3-4 Northwest Junior Stage Race Elma, WA U13, 15, 17, 19Aug 24 EV Sportif Series – Murchi Road Langley Contingent on entriesAug 23-25 GVVA BC Track Championships Victoria U13, 15, 17, 19Aug 30-Sep 1/2 AMYDF/Hayman Classic Penticton U13, 15, 17, 19Sept 7 RBC Whistler Granfondo Vancouver All ages Core development race schedule
Fall season: CyclocrossSept –> end of Nov1 weeknight outdoor1 afterschool indoor(Catalyst Kinetics – Bby)1 weekend outdoor6 races Trevor Pearson: 2012 Nationals – 2nd place
Bikes and equipmentfor U13/U15 programCyclo-crossClipless: Shimano – SPDMountain bike shoes – SPD- Second set of tires (road racing)- pump- Water bottle cage(s)- Water bottles- jacket for wet weather riding- tights for cool weather riding- seat bag kit - multi-tool - tire irons - spare tube (1x700x23, 1x700x28-32)Optional but recommended after year 1- Garmin power device with cadence and H.R.
Registration and dues: U13/U15Membership: $175- One free team short and jersey ($150 value)- One free helmet from Cannondale (Once in either 2013, 14 of 15)- Free gloves from Cannondale- Discounts and benefits from sponsors- Discounts to EV/dEVo sponsored races and eventsCore program fee: $600*- Primarily for coaching and organization.- Race entries and/or travel subsidy when possible- Access to special projects fund (Provincial or national projects)* Due to the generous support of club sponsors, we are able to keep ourmembership and program fees for 2013 at this low cost compared to the costof services provided: We are grateful to our sponsors.
Registration and dues: U17/U19Membership: $175- One free team short and jersey ($150 value)- One free helmet from Cannondale (Once in either 2013, 14 of 15)- Free gloves from Cannondale- Discounts and benefits from sponsors- Discounts to EV/dEVo sponsored races and eventsCore program fee: $900- Covers 10 months of programming with testing and monitoring by Catalyst Kinetics- Race entries and/or travel subsidy when possible- Access to special projects fund (Provincial or national projects)* Due to the generous support of club sponsors, we are able to keep ourmembership and program fees for 2013 at this low cost compared to the costof services provided: We are grateful to our sponsors.
Registration and dues: ParentsMinimum one parent must register.1) Support parent $25No licence needed – not planning to do rides.2) Racing riding parent $100Associate or citizen cycling BC licence3) EV membership $100Full UCI license planning to do non-club events4) Racing parent with another club $25
Want more info, thinkingabout joining, or helping realize Vision 2020? www.escapevelocity.bc.ca/evdevo Contacts Brian Storey, President bbqstorey [at] gmail.com Andrew Pinfold, dEVo Program Director Andrewjamespinfold [at] gmail.com