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Mountain Bike Coaching


We are surrounded by some of the finest mountain biking routes in Europe, with world class single track routes, including the Gwydyr Forest trails and the Penmachno Trail right outside our back door. Other classic trails at Coed y Brenin and Coed Llandegla are only a short drive from our centre base. Plus there’s the iconic ride of Snowdon.
To help you get the most from your time riding in the hills, we have developed a range of short courses to improve your technique and hone your mountain bike skills. All are expertly delivered by our top qualified instructors who have a thorough knowledge of the local area to get the most from your stay with us.
As part of any of our mountain bike courses you will be expected to bring your own bike and cycling equipment. Please ensure your bike is safe, roadworthy and well maintained. If it is not, you may be unable to take part in the course. If you do not have your own bike you can hire one locally. Details are listed on the course kit list.

Mountain Bike Fundamentals (Skills Coaching)

This is a day aimed at new riders. We'll help you develop good technical riding habits right from the start which will make all the difference long term. Plus we'll ensure your bike is set up right fo...........

Experience Required: For people just starting out in mountain biking

Cost: £100 (1 Days)

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Mountain Bike Fundamentals (Skills Coaching) Ladies Day

A women's only day of coaching aimed at those starting out in mountain biking. We'll help you develop good technical riding habits right from the start which will make all the difference long term. Pl...........

Experience Required: For people just starting out in mountain biking

Cost: £100 (1 Days)

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Mountain Bike Progression (Skills Coaching)

For riders that want to take their riding further and progress to more technical trails, this one day course includes analysis of your technique so you can tackle tricky trails with new confidence. We...........

Experience Required: Confident on blue runs but looking to head out on more technical terrain

Cost: £100 (1 Days)

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Mountain Bike Progression (Skills Coaching) Ladies Day

A women's only day of coaching aimed at those wishing to progress in mountain biking. For riders that want to take their riding further and so progress to more technical trails, this one day course in...........

Experience Required: Confident on blue run but looking to head out on more technical terrain

Cost: £100 (1 Days)

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Mountain Bike Improver

Want to get more out of your mountain biking? Let us improve your riding skills and build your confidence. Find out all about the attack position, better braking, slick gear changing, cornering, weigh...........

Experience Required: You should have your own bike (or hire) and kit. You will be competent on blue runs with experienced of red and be capable of riding for 4-5 hours on rugged terrain. (See Trail Grade guide in course details for descriptions of blue/red runs)

Cost: £210 (2 Days)

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Downhill Skills For The Trail Rider

A weekend spent enjoying the best bits of mountain biking - the Downhills. On these two days we provide a vehicle to get you up to the top of the hills, minimising the uphill pedalling. Not for armou...........

Experience Required: Competent on blue and most red trails but lack confidence on steeper looser sections and fit enough to ride for 4-5 hours for two days running.

Cost: £280 (2 Days)

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Trailside Fixes

A one day course that essential for any rider heading to the trails. This day will give you the common repairs that you will need out on the trail, with simple effective solutions that will make sure ...........

Experience Required: Aimed at keen mountain bikers / Level 2 mountain bike leaders

Cost: £100 (1 Days)

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Can't find what you are looking for?

You can hire one of our coaches instructors or guides from only £250 per day. They'll tailor the day to suit your aims and aspirations perfectly.
You can enjoy one to one coaching for that cost or if you get together as a group, depending on the activity, you can split that cost between up to 6 of you. If you are a group we can run one of the courses listed above on a date that suits you and your friends or you could just write your own agenda for a week or weekend and we'll price it up for you - with or without accommodation. What's more, just like out normal course fees, our private instructor hire charge covers all your equipment too.
Click on the link below to fill in a request form and one of our coaches will call you back (or e-mail if you'd prefer) to discuss things in detail with you.

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