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Applications are now open for the 2023-2024 Ontario Performance Program – Track DTE

The Ontario Performance Program – Track DTE, aims to enhance cycling performance as athletes navigate the transition from Junior through U23. In partnership with Cycling Canada, the Ontario Performance Program – Track DTE is based out of the Mattamy National Cycling Center in Milton, ON, and is open to identified athletes from all cycling sports.

Program Objectives

  • Provide identified athletes with world-class training, coaching, and integrated sport science services to maximize their performance potential.
  • Transition athletes from Provincial into National team programming with the confidence and skills to succeed.
  • Provide opportunities to participate in multiple cycling sports and collaborate training with HP athletes across all sports.
  • Provide opportunities to facilitate training sessions and sport science elements to the athlete’s current program (*the performance program is not a replacement for training prescribed by personal coaches).

Program Schedule

Monday Tuesday Friday
Starting Oct 16th
Starting Nov 7th
Starting Oct 13th
Strength & Conditioning
Mobility / Warm up
Mobility / Warm up
Track Session
Track Session
Strength & Conditioning

Program Costs

  • Full program from Oct 2023 to March 2023: $1200
  • Prorated and per session details to be confirmed

Fee includes: All coaching, on-track training, S+C programming and CSIO gym access, and sport science workshops.

Athlete Applications & Selection Process

  • Interested athletes must complete an online application by Sunday Sept 24th
  • Athletes will be selected based on the priority criteria below. Final selections will be announced no later than Friday Oct. 6th 

Athlete Applications & Selection Process

  • Cycling Canada and Ontario Cycling will mutually accept athletes to the Ontario Performance Program, with significant consideration towards:
    • Past performances and results indicating performance potential
    • Demonstrated commitment to training and performance development
    • Athletes with National or International race experience in any cycling sport
    • Current member of a Cycling Canada Team or Program
  • Additional criteria:
    • U23 athletes in 2024 (with exceptions for select U19 athletes)
    • Athletes tracking towards Cycling Canada programming or International level competition within 1-3 years

Program details

  • Please find specific details and selection criteria in the document attached. 

Please direct any questions about this project to Amber Hutchinson, OC Technical Lead