Cycling South Africa’s Coaching Commission will be hosting a Cycle Skills and Club Level Coaching Course in Mpumalanga from Friday 3rd August to Sunday 5th August 2012, at Misty Valley Lodge in Machadodorp.

Deon Carstens, a level 2 UCI and Cycling SA coach, will be presenting the course. This is a training program specifically targeted at the coach who desires to assist novice cyclists in the areas of bicycle skills, roadworthiness, the correct choice and fitment of cycling equipment and optimising bicycle set up using existing equipment.

The cost of this course is R 1 200 and candidates are required to be 16 years of age or older.

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Course commencement - 15h00 – 18h00 – 3rd August 2012

Course continue - 08h00 – 17h00 – 4th August 2012

Course completed - 08h00 – 13h00 – 5th August 2012

Cycling South Africa has four levels of coach education to support the nurturing and development of cyclists. These cycling coach training programs, some of which were initially developed in Australia, are now delivered by Cycling South Africa under the strict guidelines of the South African National Coach Accreditation Scheme (Cycling SA-NCAS)

All accredited cycling coaches are recognised as having met the standards under the Cycling SA-NCAS (National Coach Accreditation Scheme), which is recognised by SASCOC.

For further info on CyclingSA’s Coaching Commission or coach education program, visit

To download the “August 2012 Cycle Skills & Club Level Coaching Course - Machadodorp” document, click here

For further information on the course please contact Deon Carstens on 082 4465 089. For further enquiries, please contact CyclingSA’s National Director of Transformation & Development Roger Bouton at or call + 27 82 801 0044.