You want to take your riding further and progress to more technical trails. During this one day course, our friendly, highly qualified instructors will analyse your technique and help you to acquire new skills like; climbs, descent, corners, and drops. You'll develop and enhance the key techniques that will help you to get the most from your mountain bike riding. We'll start the day on our purpose built coaching course before moving out onto the trail to put your newfound technique into practice. You'll be tackling those tricky trails with new confidence in no time.
We’re 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. Plus, there’s the iconic ride of Snowdon. But you'll also find purpose-built skills and coaching circuit and bike workshop facility with a wide range of tools and resources, plus maps to help you get the most from the area.
* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.
Optimising your bike set up
Entering steep terrain
Linking it all together on a real trail
You should be confident on blue runs and aiming to head out on more technical terrain.
It's great to watch people develop their skills and confidence on their bike
As both your body and mind will be working hard whilst you're with us, we want to help you focus on achieving the goal you've set yourself. So if you're staying with us, comfortable accommodation (with WIFI included) and home-cooked meals are part of the deal, you don't need to think about sorting this out for yourself. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified staff, to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development.
You should bring your own MTB plus your regular MTB equipment and clothing, helmet etc. You can hire a mountain bike locally and arrange for it to be delivered to our base in time for the start of your course.
You'll need a good level of fitness plus feel comfortable and confident riding blue trails.