Activity: Mountain Biking
Price £57 - (Residential) Book Now
|Start Date||End Date||Duration|
|Monday 9th Oct, 2017||Monday 23rd Oct 2017||3 days (Meet at 7pm)|
Please note this course will be delivered over three evenings –
Monday, 9th, 16th and 23rd October 2017
Basic level of fitness is required.
Riding a mountain bike in the dark is an exhilarating experience but does require the right kit especially lights and an understanding of the increased risks this brings.
Over these ‘Next Step Mountain Biking Night Rides’ evenings we will explore a wide range of tracks and trails which will give us ample opportunity to tweak our own skills such as;
This Next Step Mountain Biking Night Ride course is ideal for those who have experience of mountain biking and wish to gain an insight into a range of skills that are required to confidently ride at night. You probably have a bike, and are keen to develop your skills further. You should have a reasonable level of fitness and be a confident biker.
It is important to note that the above outline programme is a guide. Times may vary due to weather conditions or other reasons.
Hard-tail mountain bikes, helmets, back packs, lights and gloves may be borrowed from our extensive stores. We advise you not to rush out and buy kit for the course, but use it as a chance to find out what would best suit your needs. You are encouraged to bring your own mountain bike and personal kit. You should bring the following:
If you have items such as a bike repair kit, pump and basic tool kit, please bring them along.
Your course is being delivered over three evenings, so accommodation is not provided. However we do have changing rooms, showers and lockers. If you would like to book accommodation prior to or after your course, please contact us. We have comfortable ensuite accommodation – so why not extend your stay for an extra £26.50 per person including breakfast?
Our catering is first class, noted both for the quality and quality of the food that we provide. Your course is catered, so you will be provided with a packed lunch for the day. You may however wish to bring your own personal snack food for use during the course. You can fill a flask with tea or coffee at the Centre if required.
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