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Advanced Academy

Is this course for you?

  • You're a young rider roughly aged 11-17 years old
  • You've been through our Youth Academy and our coaches have said you're ready to move up
  • You can already clear table top jumps with ease
  • You're looking to take your skills to the next level
  • You've ridden black and off piste trails at Glentress
  • You want to ride the more difficult trails in Innerleithen
  • You want to meet fast young mountain bikers like yourself
  • You're interested in learning race craft
  • You want to push your limits
  • You want an uplift day at Innerleithen
  • If you're child hasn't been coached by us before, please get in touch to check if this course is suitable.

  • Day 1 - Manuals, Bunnyhops, Cornering speed

  • Day 2 - Technical Natural Trails
  • Day 3 - Riding Steeper Enduro Trails with confidence and control
  • Day 4 - Purposeful practice using our own private uplift service at Innerleithen

Course Details

  • Price: £165.00
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Capacity: 12
  • Rider experience: Very Experienced Young Riders & Racers
  • Type of trails: Black trails, natural trails, steeper enduro trails, and all the gaps, drops and jumps along the way.
  • Classroom session included: no
  • Hiring bike inculded: no
  • Food included: no
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What you'll learn

  • For 4 consecutive days, we'll be covering the following:
  • The core, simple skills covered in our Riding Natural Trails and Steep & Technical Courses
  • How to turn with your hips and keep your upper body neutral
  • How to manual
  • How to progress safely and with control
  • How to remain stable and neutralise bumps and undulations on the trail
  • Discover how dynamic movement in corners can allow you to find more grip
  • How to ride steeper enduro trails safely
  • How to put all of this into practice using the uplift service at Innerleithen
 
  • Tuesday 14th April 2020
  • 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th April, Innerleithen
  • 8 place(s) available
  • Tuesday 21st July 2020
  • 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th July, Innerleithen
  • 11 place(s) available
  • Tuesday 4th August 2020
  • 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th August, Innerleithen
  • 11 place(s) available