Mountain Bike Skills: Foundational
Whether you are new to mountain biking or an experienced rider, focusing on your foundational skills will take your riding to the next level – safely and with confidence. This clinic is also a prerequisite for our Intermediate Skills Clinic.
All clinics are led by our BICP Level II Certified Skills Instructors that have a passion for sharing their knowledge, teaching and developing others. Clinics are limited to six riders.
In the Foundational Skills Clinic you will learn and practice:
- Bike set-up
- Body position
- Pressure control and balance
- Bike and body separation
- Cornering techniques
- Climbing and descending
- Braking techniques
- And more…
Required equipment for this class includes the following. We are happy to help you make bike adjustments during the first session.
- A tuned mountain bike or fat bike
- Flat platform pedals and smooth soled shoes
- A helmet
- Ability to lower your saddle
A discount of $10 off is offered to members of the Loppet Foundation and members of Trailhead+ Access (use discount code LoppetMember18). Registrants will be cross-referenced with membership records to ensure valid use of this discount code. Click here to learn more about Loppet Foundation membership!
Foundational Clinic Groups
Wednesdays May 15, 22 & 29, 2019
Saturday June 15, 2019
Ladies Foundational Clinic Groups – Tuesdays
6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Meet in The Trailhead parking lot. Cost: $119 members, $129 non-members.