Offering both co-ed as well as female specific dates, this 1-Day course will focus on the fundamental mountain biking skills and is designed for riders with little or no mountain biking experience, or those who have riding experience and would like to become better technical riders. In this course, rider’s current riding level will be assessed and instructors will teach skills that they deem important to elevating each participant’s riding ability.
The skills taught in this course are designed to make each rider safer and more efficient on the trail in order to make mountain biking a more fun experience. This is a full-day course and will include basic skills practice as well as on-trail skills application. The day will be completed with a short tour of trails in one of the Summit County trail systems where students can practice their newly learned skills.
Course fee includes lunch from one of our local deli’s. All courses are sponsored by SCoMBA “Summit County Mountain Bike Alliance” and a portion of your fee will be donated to the non-profit organization.
In this course, riders will learn, practice, and hone the following skills:
- Pre-ride bike inspection
- Mountain biking trail etiquette
- Body Position
- Foot position
- Bike/body separation
- Tight turns
- Climbing Technique
- Basic Cornering
CAG recommends flat pedals for all beginner instruction.