Bear Mountain in Victoria Named as Home of Canada’s National Mountain Biking Team

By January 21, 2015 News No Comments
John Tolkamp

It was announced this morning that Bear Mountain has been named the Official High Performance Training Centre of the Canadian National Mountain Bike Team.

The Centre has been made possible through a partnership between ECOASIS and Cycling Canada which will run through at least 2020.

John Tolkamp, President of Cycling Canada is shown above during this morning’s announcement.  Hugh MacDonald, Executive Director of SportHost Victoria and VICF board member was on hand to introduce the assembled group. Rob Fawcett, VICF board member and lead for Bear Mountain’s MTB initiatives (though ECOASIS) was also on hand and received recognition for his critical role in this project.

Get the full details on Bear Mountain website.