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SKILLS CLINIC: Progression Session – Climbing & Descending

Thursday, July 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

MTB Skills Clinic

Progression Session: Climbing & Descending

COVID-19 INFORMATION: To keep our volunteers and participants safe, clinics will be limited to 7 participants, social distancing (and face coverings when closer than 6′) will be required.

Living in Colorado, it seems that we’re always going up or downhill. In this clinic for more experienced riders you will continue to find ways to improve your riding. We will spend the beginning of the class reviewing Foundation skills.

Classes are limited to 7 participants. 2 instructors per class.

What You’ll learn

  • Navigate roots, logs, and rocks in both directions.
  • Perform wheel lifts for clearing obstacles.
  • Apply climbing and descending techniques.
  • Roll down large drops and land air-off drops.
  • Dismount while climbing or descending.

Important Info

  • All riders MUST wear a helmet, and have a trail-ready bike.
  • Gloves, layers, and additional padding is encouraged.
  • You should have decent basic bike control.
  • Your bike should fit you and be in good working order.
  • Minimum age to participate is 14 years old.

Details

Date:
Thursday, July 8
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Boulder Mountainbike Alliance
Email:
bma@bouldermountainbike.org
Website:
bouldermountainbike.org

Venue

Valmont Bike Park
5275 Valmont Rd
Boulder, CO 80301 United States
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