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DFX Park

KIDS PROGRAM 2017
DFX PARK is for riders of an intermediate to expert level who want to focus on Downhill riding in the Whistler Bike Park. Groups will ride trails suitable to their speed and ability. Riders will develop and fine tune bike handling skills, riding at safe speeds, working on correct jumping, cornering and dropping technique. Our coaches will work on all areas of skill development needed to tackle trails safely.

Rates & Info


MAY 28 - JUNE 25, 2017
Sundays
SESSIONS 5
CHILD 10-14 YRS

$439 regular rate
$325 early bird

Early Bird valid until April 30, 2017. Regular price valid from May 1-31, 2017.

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include Bike Park tickets for lesson days but does not include seasons pass. Children should bring their season pass if they have one or go into Guest Relations to pick up a pass that will be loaded for the days of the Spring Program.

May 28 - June 25, 2017 SESSIONS CHILD 10-14 YRS
Sundays 5 $439 regular rate
$325 early bird

Early Bird valid until April 30, 2017. Regular price valid from May 1-31, 2017.

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include Bike Park tickets for lesson days but does not include seasons pass. Children should bring their season pass if they have one or go into Guest Relations to pick up a pass that will be loaded for the days of the Spring Program.

JULY 2-AUG 31, 2017
Sundays
SESSIONS 9
YOUTH 13-18 YRS $1019 regular rate
$829 early bird
CHILD 8-12 YRS $959 regular rate
$775 early bird
Mondays & Wednesdays
SESSIONS 18
YOUTH 13-18 YRS $1409 regular rate
$1215 early bird
CHILD 8-12 YRS $1335 regular rate
$1159 early bird
Tuesdays & Thursdays
SESSIONS -
YOUTH 13-18 YRS N/A
CHILD 8-12 YRS N/A

Early Bird valid until April 30, 2017. Regular price valid from May 1-June 30, 2017.

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include full Bike Park seasons pass, that can also be used on non-DFX days. Children (8 -12) may be placed in the same group as Youth (13 - 18), groups will be formed taking ability as well as age into consideration.

JULY 2-AUG 31, 2017 SESSIONS YOUTH 13-18 YRS CHILD 8-12 YRS
Sundays
July 2 - Aug 27
9 $1019 regular rate
$829 early bird
$959 regular rate
$775 early bird
Mondays & Wednesdays
July 3 - Aug 30
18 $1409 regular rate
$1215 early bird
$1335 regular rate
$1159 early bird
Tuesdays & Thursdays
-
N/A N/A

Early Bird valid until April 30, 2017. Regular price valid from May 1-June 30, 2017.

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include full Bike Park seasons pass, that can also be used on non-DFX days. Children (8 -12) may be placed in the same group as Youth (13 - 18), groups will be formed taking ability as well as age into consideration.

SEPT 10-OCT 1, 2017
Sundays
SESSIONS 4
CHILD 8-12 YRS

$349 regular rate
$259 early bird

Early Bird valid until July 31, 2017. Regular price valid from August 1-31, 2017.

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include Bike Park tickets for lesson days but does not include seasons pass. Children should bring their season pass if they have one or go into Guest Relations to pick up a pass that will be loaded for the days of the Fall Program

SEPT 10-OCT 1, 2017 SESSIONS CHILD 10-14 YRS
Sundays 4 $349 regular rate
$259 early bird

Early Bird valid until July 31, 2017. Regular price valid from August 1-31, 2017

Rates do not include taxes. Rates include Bike Park tickets for lesson days but does not include seasons pass. Children should bring their season pass if they have one or go into Guest Relations to pick up a pass that will be loaded for the days of the Fall Program

Information

For more information or to book call 1-800-766-0449

Programs Details


Pick Up Drop Off

MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & SUNDAYS

MEETING LOCATION
BLACKCOMB KIDS
Base of Blackcomb Mountain

DROP-OFF: 8:45 – 9:15am
PICK-UP 3:30pm

Pick Up Drop Off

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS (TEENS)

MEETING LOCATION
GARBANZO KIDS
Base of Whistler Mountain

DROP-OFF: 9:30am
PICK-UP: 3:30pm

Teens (13 - 18) will be allowed to sign themselves out at the end the session. Children (8 - 12) will require written permission for self sign out.

If you would like your child to sign out by themselves please ask your child's coach for a sign out permission form.

Biking Ability

Groups for intermediate to expert riders.

Minimum biking ability - Have been riding in the Bike Park consistently and comfortably on blue trails. Goal of the program is to improve Downhill biking skills for all levels of park rider from intermediate to expert.

Equipment Requirement

Bike suitable for the Bike Park.

Minimum of front suspension and disc brakes, full suspension highly recommended. Full body armor, leg pads, bike gloves and full face helmet required.

Bike Park Pass

Included in price of program for summer sessions. Includes Air Dome use while in DFX lessons.

Lunch

Not provided, please provide a packed lunch or lunch money for Garbo's Grill.

Typical Day


1 Meet your group at your designated meeting location:

MON/WED and SUNDAY
Meet at 8.45 – 9.15am at Blackcomb Kids ready to ride

TUE/THURS (TEENS)
Meet at 9.30am at garbanzo Kids ready to ride

2 We will head up the lift at 10.00am or as soon as the park opens. Groups will be riding hard for the whole day in Whistler Bike Park taking breaks on the trail, sometime may be spent at the lake on hotter days.

3 Lunch will be eaten on the Bike and Bean Patio or back at Blackcomb Kids, a bagged lunch can be stored or lunch can be bought from the BBQ.

4 Pick up will be at 3.30pm and each child must be signed out by a parent unless otherwise arranged with the coach.

* We will be riding in all weather, so please make sure your child is prepared with rain gear and sunscreen!

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DFX KIDS FAQs
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