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SBT GRVL-Recon Camp

What’s better than waking up to gorgeous views, crisp mountain air and three days of riding your bike? To us, not a whole lot! Join the founders of SBT GRVL as well as Yuri Hauswald for the first ever Recon Camp-three days of fully supported rides previewing the critical sections of the SBT GRVL courses and exploring the stunning and remote gravel roads surrounding Steamboat Springs. Miss out on registration for 2020 race day? Participating in camp allows you to register and join in on the race day excitement. This all-inclusive getaway will not only provide plenty of riding (as well as luxury accommodations, catered meals, clinics, etc.), but will leave you with increased confidence in both technical riding skills as well as the knowledge of how to prepare off the bike for a successful race season. We look forward to riding with you!

Camp Information:

When: June 11th-14th
(Thursday afternoon arrival/Sunday afternoon finish)
Where: Steamboat Springs, CO
Ability Levels: Intermediate to Advanced
Cost: $1800* (See details in cart)
*Finding your own lodging? Continue to cart for more info.

Looking for the SBT GRVL Women’s Camp? Click HERE

What’s Included?

Local Knowledge from the SBT GRVL Race Directors
Ken, Amy and Mark have ridden every mile of these Routt County Roads. They will offer insider information that will be helpful on SBT GRVL race day!

Guaranteed Entry to SBT GRVL
If you missed registration for SBT GRVL, here is your chance to get into the race for 2020.  If you already have a spot for 2020, participating in our camp will guarantee your entry for the following year.

Amazing Sponsor Product
We have some amazing partners who are excited to join us at camp! Look for Smartwool, iKOR, Chamois Butt’r, SRAM, ZIPP, ABUS, Orange Seal and Panaracer to be available to help prepare you for race day! 

~200 Miles in 3 Days
Check out key sections of the SBT GRVL courses as well as a spend a day exploring the stunning and remote gravel roads of Routt County. Gravel miles for days!

Luxury Lodging
Enjoy gorgeous mountain views from our 6 bedroom house. After a day of riding, spend some quality time recovering in comfort! 

All-Inclusive Meals
3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches and 3 Dinners
Leave the cooking to us (and the incredible chefs of Steamboat). We know how important healthy and hearty meals are to endurance cyclists. A night on the town, catered meals at the house and visits to our favorite cafes-consider yourself covered.

Professional Mechanic Support
On and Off the Bike
Our mechanics are here to ensure that your bike is running smoothly, so that you can focus on the ride.  They will be out on course to help if you run into any issues. They will also do a daily wash and tune up of your bike.

Skill Building Rides
We will spend time working on bike skills and will practice descending and cornering on loose gravel. We will provide tips and best practices to ensure that you feel comfortable covering gravel terrain.

Fully Supported Rides
Our rides are supported by one or two vehicles that will be fully stocked with GU Energy sports nutrition, real food (PB&J sandwiches, fruit, etc), water, sunscreen, tools, first-aid and more.

Clinics

Nutrition/Pacing Strategy

Curious to know what Roctane is and how much you should train with? Interested to learn more about a fueling strategy to keep you going for 8+ hours in the saddle?   We will chat nutrition and strategy for how to pace yourself for a day of gravel racing!

Bike Maintenance 

Know what to do when you’re running tubeless and get a flat?  Do you know how plugs work? When you need to add a tube? We will cover all of these questions in our bike maintenance clinic.

Recovery Lounge

Learn about the best recovery practices including CBD and recovery shots while relaxing in NormaTec boots. A great way to recover and get ready for another fantastic day of riding!

Technology Clinic

Technology can be very helpful when it comes to training and racing. Understanding your power meter and computer/head unit can be a powerful tool in your skill bag.

Training Plans

Do you have an ATP (annual training plan)? Do you know what your FTP is? Coaches will walk you through basic power information and how to use it in relation to the CTS Training Plan specific to your course length. You can find more info HERE
Traveling to Steamboat Springs? Check out info HERE

Looking to ship your bike? Check out BikeFlights

Not Included:

*Airfare
*Transportation to Steamboat Springs
*Single Occupancy
*Rental Bike Fee
*Bike Shipping

Other Details

Payment Policy

The deposit of $500 for camp is non-refundable. Final payment will be collected 60 days prior to the first day of camp. The balance is non-refundable within 60 days of camp.  If you sign up within 60 days of camp, the full balance is due upon booking.

Double Occupancy

The price for camp is based on double occupancy, which means two separate beds with a shared bathroom. For couples, the double occupancy rate applies and we put one king or queen bed in the room. We have single rooms available for an increased rate.

Cancellation Policy

Exceptions to our cancellation policy cannot be made for any reason, including weather or personal emergencies. There is no refund for arriving late or leaving a trip early.