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Sweet Skills MTB Basics

Sweet Skills MTB Basics

THIS COURSE WILL GET YOU SKILLED AND COMFORTABLE ON YOUR MOUNTAIN BIKE.
BEST FOR WOMEN WHO HAVE LITTLE TO NO EXPERIENCE ON A MOUNTAIN BIKE. YOU WILL LEARN SKILLS IN A SAFE, SOCIAL AND NON-INTIMIDATING ENVIRONMENT. 

DETAILS

  • Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm  
  • Cost: $80 per rider ($20 / hour) 
  • Payment: Register online (cc required)
    • Cancellation: 1 day prior
  • Location: Edmonton - exact locations to be provided in registrant reminder email
  • Instructor:  Natalie Rix (NCCP Trained and PMBI Certified Level 1)
  • Limitations: 6 riders
  • Questions?  Shoot me an email
     

Register Here


SKILLS

  • Bike Safety Inspection
  • Position and Balance (neutral, ready, climb) 
  • Operational Control (braking / shifting)
  • Direction Control (leaning, fore-aft movements)
  • Front wheel lifts 
  • + Additional skills that fit the group as riders improve! 

WHAT TO BRING / WEAR

  • Mountain Bike (hybrids / commuters are not appropriate for the trails)
  • Helmet (mandatory)
  • Clothing for the weather 
  • Gloves (recommended)
  • Shoes (flat sole or clip, close toed)
  • Chamois (aka padded shorts; recommended but not required) 
  • Hydration pack / water bottle
  • Snack 
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray 
  • Sunglasses 
Earlier Event: July 29
Tour de l'Alberta
Later Event: August 14
WOW Beginner