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Applications now open for 2024 BMX Rising Stars Program – Targeted ages 12-14

The BMX Rising Stars Program will provide athletes an opportunity for both talent identification and skill development. Athletes will work on race skill fundamentals and develop an understanding of basic race tactics. Camps will build upon each other to help prepare athletes for the next step along the pathway.

Program Details

Open to athletes 12-14 years of age

15 athletes maximum per term

The program will be split into 2 Terms:

Term 1 will consist of indoor training sessions at Joyride (February to April)

Term 2 will consist of outdoor training sessions at Pan Am Track in Etobicoke (May to August)

*Commitment to a full term is required.


Coaching Staff:

Britney Hovencamp, Provincial Coach

Jacob McLeod, Support Coach


Athlete Profile/Selection Considerations:

  • 2024 Ontario Cycling Member 
  • Actively training and competing for past 2 years+
    • Involved in regular on-going training under the direction of a coach
    • Competing in organized racing opportunities throughout the season 
  • Previous participation in Ontario Cycling camps/programs 
  • Participation in 2023 Provincial BMX Championships in Stouffville
BMX Coach and campers evaluating the indoor bike park

Program Fees:


Term 1 – $150
Term 2 – $250 TBC


Applications close Sunday Jan 14th, 2024


Please note – the BMX Performance Program for athlete ages 15 to U23 is a different program application and will be announced separately.


Tentative Schedule:


Date Details Location

Term 1

Feb 2

Bike Handling and Pumping

March 22

Bike Balance and Jump Lines

April 12



Term 2

May 31

Training Session

Pan Am Track, Etobicoke
June 14-15

Nationals Preparation Camp

Including Team Ontario Selection

Pan Am Track, Etobicoke
July 19, Aug 2, 16

Training Sessions

Pan Am Track, Etobicoke

BMX Provincial Championships

For further inquires please reach out to [email protected]