Is this course for you?

  • You want to future proof your riding by making sure you have a perfect grasp on the fundamental building blocks of mountain bike skills

  • Feel like you've hit a plateau and want to step up your riding again

  • Re-visit the basics so you can move onto harder, more technical trails

  • Lose time to more experienced riders and you'd like to keep up without taking more risks

  • Want some expert advice on your technique and gain a little confidence while you're at it

  • You're an experienced bike rider but would like to make sure you know all of the basic, up to date skills to make the most of modern bikes and new trails

Core Skills

MTB Skills for the Intermediate Rider

Course Details

  • Price: £75.00

  • Duration: 3.5 hours

  • Capacity: 6

  • Rider experience: Regular mountain bikers

  • Type of trails: Blue/Red trails

Dates Available

What you'll learn

  • We'll go over all of the core, simple skills that even the professionals rely on everyday

  • How to stand properly on the bike allowing you to increase your speed without losing balance or control

  • How to lift your front wheel off the ground and use your legs to find grip, balance and speed

  • How to ride drop-offs safely and in balance

  • How to move your body on the bike to deal with sharp bumps and simple trail features 

  • Typical corners you'll find including berms and flat corners

  • The basics of trackstanding and low speed balance