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.
In our 2017 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.
Avid cross-country mountain biker, and international ski touring enthusiast. Former equestrian competitor, professional ski patroller, and emergency medical responder.
Trans Rockies and BC Bike Race finisher, ski and mountain bike pro patroller, avid gardener, chef, and multi-sport athlete based in Whistler, BC.
BC and Canada Cup downhill racer, and full-time strength and conditioning coach. Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Diploma in Human Kinetics.
NCCP Level III club coach, former bike industry sales rep, and aspiring PADI dive master. Adaptive snow sports instructor and human resources professional.
Avid North Shore rider, cross-country, enduro, and downhill racer, and professional trail builder. Lecturer in Nutrition and Physiology at Simon Fraser University.
Single and multi-day instructor and guide, yogi, hiker, and co-owner of Moab Mountain Bike Instruction, currently pursuing a degree in marketing.
Longtime ski instructor, programmer 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.
World Cup Downhill and EWS racer, and Ride Like a Girl mentor. Former elite level gymnast and NCAA All American. Degree in International Relations.
Dedicated XC and DH rider, CX competitor, and year round bike commuter; ACMG rock climbing instructor, Kinesiology graduate, and aircraft maintenance engineer.
Pro-elite cross-country, enduro and multi-day stage racer. BC Bike Race Top 10 finisher, former collegiate field hockey player, personal trainer, and registered nurse.
Downhill and enduro racer, marketing and social media specialist, and professional landscaper. Degree in Management from Robert Gordon University in Scotland.
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.
Multi-disciplinary racer, cross-country skiing and climbing instructor, with a Bachelor of Physical Education in outdoor sport. Originally from the Czech Republic.
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.
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.
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 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.
DEVO junior program manager and 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, enduro, and downhill racer, former collegiate mountain bike athlete, trail crew leader, EMT, and Montessori school teacher in Grand Junction, CO.
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 ...
Pro-elite downhill and enduro racer, bike mechanic, and trail builder. Bike industry design engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
Downhill racer, Whistler Junior Development Race Team head coach, ski instructor, ticketed plumber, and former firefighter, originally from the UK.
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, club ride leader and professional trail builder, originally from the UK.