Singletrack Shred

THIS COURSE WILL IMPROVE YOUR SKILLS TO CONFIDENTLY SHRED THE SINGLE TRACK.

BEST FOR RIDERS (ANY GENDER) WHO HAVE SOLID EXPERIENCE ON SINGLE TRACK AND ARE CONFIDENT IN MOST SITUATIONS. WE WILL ENHANCE YOUR SKILLS AND HONE IN ON MANEUVERS SO YOU CAN KEEP SHREDDING!

DATES: Saturday, June 15, 2019 | JULY TBC
TIME: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
COST: $100 per rider


Skills & Thrills

  • Review position and balance

  • Review operational control

  • Review basic bike/body separation

  • Directional Control - cornering for speed

  • Technical climb / descend

  • Switchbacks climb / descend

  • Front / rear wheel lift - intro to the bunny hop

  • + Additional skills that fit the group as riders improve!

  • Fix a flat and clean / lube your chain

  • Adjusting the cockpit (shifters, brakes)


Extras

  • Location is Edmonton river valley - exact meeting point and trails TBC closer to the date.

  • Instructor is Natalie Rix; PMBI Level 1 (add’l coaches as required)

  • Clinic limited to 6 riders per coach

 
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What to Wear / Bring

  • 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