Safety Club Officials volunteering at this session include
fully qualified and highly experienced British Cycling Level 2 MTB Coaches
and a Level 2 MTB Leader. We want everyone to enjoy
themselves, and as such your safety is our top priority. The MTB Coaches will ensure all the necessary risk assessments and
mitigation protocols are in place before the session, and each Coach will carry a
First Aid kit at the facility. However, your safety is also your responsibility, so...
MEMBERS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO KEEP SAFE BY:
Signing on – you know the drill. This
will start at 9.30am.
Wearing a helmet and gloves – no
Bringing a working bike. Check this at
home BEFORE you leave to ensure brakes etc. are fully functional.
Paying attention during Coaching. Failure to listen to coaching
instruction may potentially result in you getting hurt. Under no circumstances is a member to go anywhere on
the skills features or the coaching areas without approval from a MTB Coach.
Eating a meal before the session and
carrying snacks and hydration. Not
doing so causes fatigue and dehydration that can be easily avoided. So be
sure to eat a proper meal before you leave home, pack a few energy snacks
such as a flapjack, a banana or a granola bar; and make sure you have
plenty of water.
Respecting the MTB Coaches decisions regarding capability - this will be based on skill and experience levels observed, and we expect this to be
respected at all times.
We expect all members to
apply common sense and good judgement, and to listen to and
cooperate with the MTB Coaches when decisions are made regarding safety. Any disrespect shown will not be tolerated.
Participant Code of Conduct
All members are expected to pay
attention to and follow the Club Officials’ instructions during the
session at all times. Any form of disrespect or refusal to do so may
result in being asked to leave the session and not return.
Any riders who misbehave or put others in danger will
be asked to leave the group.
As a reminder, this is a Club Session and all Members taking part
are representing Slipstreamers – please read the Rider Code
of Conduct to ensure you know what is expected of you.
Parents/ Guardians of riders are also
reminded that this is a Club Session and as such the relevant Parent/ Guardian Code of
Conduct applies. We appreciate your support in letting the
Coaches get on with the business of coaching, and not interfering in this
NOTE: BY BOOKING A PLACE YOU CONFIRM THAT YOU
(MEMBER & PARENT) AGREE TO THE ABOVE.