Coaches and Guests
Trek Dirt Series coaches are professionally certified through leading mountain bike industry programs, and combine their deep love of the sport with exceptionally responsive and flexible teaching skills.
Throughout our roster you'll find plenty of competitive and academic accolades, decades of instructional experience and, most importantly, an unparalleled interest in helping you meet your riding goals.
Coaches and guests are as follows:
Former New Zealand mountain bike XC team member, amateur downhill and skate-ski competitor, registered dental hygienist, certified in Exercise Science.
Cross-country mountain biker, international ski touring enthusiast, and equestrian competitor. Backcountry ski guide and emergency medical responder.
All-mountain, cyclocross and road rider, competitive ultra-runner, nordic ski coach, ski patroller and family nurse practioner based in Hood River, OR.
BC Bike Race and Trans Rockies finisher, ski and mountain bike pro patroller, Whistler Blackcomb training coordinator, avid gardener and chef.
BC and Canada Cup downhill racer, and full-time strength and conditioning coach. Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Diploma in Human Kinetics.
Cross-country, enduro, and downhill racer, former collegiate mountain bike athlete, trail crew leader, EMT, and Montessori school teacher in Grand Junction, CO.
NICA coach, Durango DEVO Head Coach, multi-day river expedition and backpacking guide, and high school teacher with a Masters in Education.
Cross-country and downhill enthusiast, occupational therapist, event planner, and personal trainer, with an additional bachelor degree in Physical Education.
Freeride ski athlete and international competitor, outdoor industry brand ambassador and tech rep, independent writer based in Whistler, BC.
Single and multi-day instructor and guide, high school mountain bike coach, outdoor insurance specialist and co-owner of Moab Mountain Bike Instruction.
Longtime ski instructor and administrator. Former ski school director, bike park director, and resort programmer. Education Assistant based in Fernie, BC.
Cross-country and downhill enthusiast, ACMG certified guide, experienced educator and event planner. Bachelor of Education and Wildlife Biology.
All-mountain and downhill rider, former Canada Snowboard Association provincial director and head coach, event planner based in Edmonton, AB.
Dedicated XC and DH rider, CX competitor, and year round bike commuter; ACMG rock climbing instructor, Kinesiology graduate, and aircraft maintenance engineer.
Downhill and enduro racer, marketing specialist, and professional landscaper. Degree in Management from Robert Gordon University in Scotland.
NICA coach, bike tech, physical education teacher, former wilderness theraphy field staff member with a BA in psychology and an MA in school counselling.
Enthusiastic downhill and all-mountain rider. Full time Whistler Blackcomb instructor teaching snowboarding in the winter and mountain biking in the summer.
Marathon and singlespeed racer, former DEVO head coach, dedicated community fundraiser, with extensive experience in the natural foods industry.
Longtime mountain biker, professional ski instructor, avid windsurfer, and mother of four. Masters degree in Recreation Management, based in Hood River, OR.
Dirt Series Event Coordinator, mountain bike fanatic, hiking guide, dog sledding guide, former regional handball comptetitor, with an MA in Communications.
Cross-country enthusiast, nordic ski coach, former Lifesaving Society of Canada instructor and examiner, and national level lifeguarding competitor.
Year-round cross-country and downhill rider, Major League soccer player, World Masters Track & Field Championships bronze medalist, and data analytics specialist.
Multi-day backcountry mountain bike guide, enduro racer, industry sales and service professional, and high school outdoor program director with an MA in Education.
Cross-country rider, top-requested ski instructor, gym instructor, swimming instructor, and Search and Rescue coordinator. Lecturer at the College of the Rockies.
Cross-country enthusiast, enduro racer, and multi-day mountain bike guide. Former professional diver studying and working in Underwater Archaeology.
Dirt Series founder and director, former Mountain Bike Technical Director, longtime multi-sport athlete and coach, with a degree in International Relations.
Avid cross-country and downhill recreationalist, competitor, and guide. Microbiologist, herbalist consultant, and acupressure and iridology student.
Former World Cup Downhill Pro and US National Champion, ICP Instructor Trainer, NCAA All American in Lacrosse, and Creative Director at Fluxx Collective.
Cross-country racer and X-Terra triathlete, Can Fit exercise specialist and pro trainer, club executive, with a Bachelor of Kinesiology.
Cross-country mountain bike racer, triathlete, and Ironman finisher. Multi-year club executive and coach, Can Fit Pro Trainer, with a Bachelor of Kinesiology.
Former professional XC racer and eleven-time World Championships competitor, Trek Advocate, indoor cycling trainer, and bike shop staff in Whistler, BC.
Former Trek factory demo rep, and university outdoor recreation coordinator. Certified kayak and raft instructor with a BA in Kinesiology and MA in Exercise Physiology.
Multi-day backcountry trip leader and guide, professional ski instructor, with a degree in photography, culinary school training, and a home base in Moab, UT.
Downhill and enduro racer, bikepacking enthusiast, club founder and ride leader, Trek Advocate, and MBA Candidate with a Masters in Neuroscience.
DEVO head coach, bike shop marketing manager, licensed massage therapist, freelance writer, and former NCAA varsity cross-country athlete.
Seasoned North Shore mountain biker, accomplished adventure racer, and competitive trail runner. Event planner and investment representative.
Multi-day international mountain bike guide, surf and yoga instructor, XC and DH racer, former competitive runner, and sports nutrition consultant.
Cross-country and marathon mountain bike athlete, former professional skier and video personality, spin instructor, and middle school teacher in Hood River, OR.
Downhill and enduro racer, Physical Education and Health secondary school teacher, with a BA in Kinesiology and Masters in Sport & Exercise Science.
And, for co-ed camps ...
Longtime coach, guide, and instructor trainer, Race Face Easton Cycling sales manager, with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama.
Accomplished all-mountain and downhill rider, youth summer camp mountain bike program founder, snowboard coach, and professional manufacturing engineer.
Whistler Blackcomb bike park instructor and snow school supervisor, freestyle ski club coach, climbing centre manager, and WORCA board member.
Single and multi-day stage racer, bike mechanic, and trail builder. Bike industry design engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
IMBA ICP instructor trainer, adventure motorcycle rider, and Baja 500 podium finisher. Bike mechanic, web developer, and project manager.
Accomplished multidisciplinary rider, former FIS carded ski racer, ski and mountain bike club coach, currently pursing an engineering degree at UBC.
Enduro and downhill racer, former BC Cup Masters Champion, professional trail builder and club ride leader, originally from the UK.
Downhill racer, team manager, and bike mechanic. Mechanical engineer with experience in the bike and energy industries, based in North Vancouver, BC.