Trailside Fixes
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 1 Day
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Trailside Fixes

  • Bike
  • Mountain Biking
  • Beginner


This one day course is essential for any rider heading to the trails. We'll show you the common repairs that you'll need out on the trail, with simple effective solutions that will make sure that your day isn't cut short when things go wrong!

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You'll gain good basic MTB maintenance skills for when things break whilst on the trail.


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

We'll Cover

Punctures, chains, gears, brakes, bike checks, head sets.

Experience Required

You don't need any specific experience.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself. We may also be able to arrange a transfer from Llandudno Junction train station, subject to availability. We would need a minimum of one week’s notice prior to your course start date – please contact reception to learn more.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

You'll have the use of our workshop facility and tools.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

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Sorry, we don’t have any spaces available right now.

Please get in touch for more information about future availability.

This course will help you become

self-sufficient and slick at being able to carry out fundamental fixes while out on the trail

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