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* Event details and online registration for our May 27th LPC Guelph Triathlon Clinic is available here *

The LPC Guelph Cycling Skills & Drafting Clinic is targeted for triathletes of all abilities who wish to learn and practice triathlon-specific bike handling skills, and acquire tips for draft-legal triathlon competition.


James Loaring, Mark Linseman, David Hopton, Nissim Abergel

Participants (limited to 30):
Age-Group/Youth/Junior/U23 triathletes of all abilities
Minimum age to participate is 12 as of 31Dec2018

Orin Reid Park, 120 Goodwin Dr, Guelph, ON N1L 0B3

Note: the clinic will still take place outdoors if it is raining.  The clinic may be delayed in the event of excessive downpour.  The clinic will be delayed or rescheduled in the event of thunder and/or lightning.  We anticipate the clinic to complete by 3:00pm if there are not any significant weather delays. 

Bring snacks and 2 water bottles (one filled with sport drink). A plaza is located 1k away for those who wish to purchase food during their lunch break.

Registration fees

LPC Guelph Age Group Cycling Skills & Drafting Clinic Closed

Registration closed
    1. $45.00
      Dec 26 – Feb 28
    2. $50.00
      Mar 1 – Apr 30
    3. $55.00
      May 1 – May 11

About the Instructors:

Coach James Loaring
Head Coach of LPC. 2015 & 2016 Team Canada Head Age-Group Coach. NCCP Certified Triathlon Competition Coach. Triathlon Ontario Certified Draft-Legal Instructor. Triathlete since 1993. Professional Triathlete 2002-2009. Triathlon Coach since 2003. Awarded Triathlon Canada Age Group Coach of the Year. Recipient of the Triathlon Ontario Mr. Triathlete award. Participated in numerous ITU World Cups and Pan-American Cup Triathlons between 2002 and 2009.
View Coach James' profile here

Coach Mark Linseman
LPC Triathlon Coach. 2015 Team Canada Age-Group Coach. NCCP Trained Triathlon Coach. Elite triathlete with 17 years of triathlon experience. Master's degree in Exercise Nutrition and Metabolism.  Performance Nutrition Consultant at the University of Guelph. Conducts laboratory and field analyses on triathletes and other endurance athletes to create and modify race-day hydration and nutrition plans.
View Coach Mark's profile here

Coach David Hopton
LPC Triathlon Coach. Head Coach of Hamilton Hammerheads Triathlon Club. LPC Hurdle Project Athlete. NCCP Trained Triathlon Coach. Professional Triathlete. Experience racing and coaching at numerous ITU and draft-legal events.
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Event Schedule

  • May 11 9:00 PM EDT - Online Registration Closes

  • May 12 8:40 AM EDT - Arrive, Bike Check

  • May 12 9:00 AM EDT - Introduction

  • May 12 9:15 AM EDT - Bike-Handling Skills

  • May 12 12:00 PM EDT - Lunch Break and Bike Maintenance Discussion with Velofix (bring your own snack). Sport drink and bar

  • May 12 12:45 PM EDT - Group Riding, Transition Practice

  • May 12 2:45 PM EDT - Wrap-up

Contact Information

Event Location

Orin Reid Park, 120 Goodwin Dr, Guelph, ON N1L 0B3, Canada

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