MTB Basics & Beyond

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. 



  • Bike Safety Inspection
  • Position and Balance (neutral, ready, climb)
  • Operational Control (shifting / braking)
  • Direction Control (leaning / for-aft movements - intro to cornering)
  • Unweighing the front end of the bike
  • + Additional skills that fit the group as riders improve! 


Date:   August 25

* Hoping for something earlier? Check out the Specialized Sweet Skills Clinic on July 22.  OR hit me up for a private/small group lesson.  

Time: 4 hours from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm  

Cost: $80 per rider ($20 / hour) 

Payment: Register online (credit card required)

Location: Edmonton - exact locations to be provided in registrant reminder email

Instructor:  Natalie Rix (NCCP Trained and PMBI Certified Level 1)


Limitations:  Limit 6 riders per date offered

Questions?  Shoot me an email



  • 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