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Live the dream - Work in Whistler this summer!

Have you ever dreamed about leaving the nine to five and doing something more exciting with your life? How about spending your summer riding the best trails on the planet, whilst living and working in the MTB mecca that is Whistler BC?

Well you could be in luck. Ticket2RideBC are looking for enthusiastic and passionate riders to fill a variety of roles this coming summer season (May - October).

From their unique riders' centre, Ticket2RideBC provide a huge range of fully guided and catered riding holidays, including XC, All-Mountain, Freeride and Downhill options alongside epic backcountry floatplane and Heli-drop adventures.

For the summer 2007 season we have vacancies for All Mountain Guides:

Applicants should be at least 22 years old and have the following experience/qualifications:
  • The Scottish TCL/MBL award (or similar)
  • Experience of guiding groups of up to 6 riders of varying ability levels
  • A valid 8 hr first aid certificate
  • A current clean drivers licence
  • Good bike/mechanical repair knowledge
  • Ideally some experience of coaching/instruction
  • Be a solid all round rider with a good standard of fitness and the inclination to ride up hill as well as down
  • Above all our guides need to be great communicators and motivators with the ability to work well in a busy team environment and maintain high spirits at all times.

    As well as spending your summer riding in the best place on the planet, you'll also receive the following:
  • Some money
  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Full season lift pass
  • Great deals on bikes
  • Parts support
  • All successful applicants will be required to organise a Canadian working visa, which can be obtained though Bunac. However, numbers are strictly limited so early application is advised.

    If you're interested in joining the T2R team then please forward a CV and covering letter detailing previous relevant experience to jobs@ticket2ridebc.com or call Scott on 08707 202 880.

    This article was published by BikeRadar, the world's leading source of bike reviews, gear reviews, riding advice and route information
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