Oakwell Hall Junior Beginner Mountain Bike Coaching (Aged 11-15)

Oakwell Hall Junior Beginner Mountain Bike Coaching (Aged 11-15)

Event Date:

18 June 2023

Event Time:

3:00 pm

Event Location:

oakwell hall

Get ready to embark on an exciting 2-hour mountain biking adventure designed specifically for older beginners aged 11-15! Join us as we explore the magnificent trails of Oakwell Hall, developing your independence, bike skills, and overall fitness in a limited participant setting. For novice mountain bikers, who can ride safely on towpath style terrain, upto blue graded trails.

About this Event: Prepare to experience the thrill of a 2-hour ride, immersing yourself in the captivating trails of Oakwell Hall. This session is tailored for older beginners who have basic off-road experience and are eager to enhance their mountain biking abilities. Join us as we work together to improve your riding skills and discover some of the best little trails that Yorkshire has to offer.

The Aims: Our main goals extend beyond simply enhancing your riding skills; we aim to showcase the best trails in all of Yorkshire. Throughout the session, we will focus on the following key areas:

  1. Correct Body Position: Learn the fundamentals of maintaining the optimal position on your bike for control and stability.
  2. Balance: Develop the art of balancing on varied terrain, ensuring a smooth and controlled ride.
  3. Cornering: Master the techniques for confidently navigating corners with precision and speed.
  4. Braking for Pros: Refine your braking skills to maximize control and safety in any situation.
  5. Wheel Lifts: Discover how to lift your front or rear wheel to overcome obstacles and improve maneuverability.
  6. Prolonged Trails: Build endurance and stamina as you tackle longer trails with confidence.
  7. Crafty Climbing: Unlock the secrets of efficient climbing on challenging uphill sections.
  8. Bike Repairs as Required: Gain essential knowledge for handling basic bike repairs, ensuring you can address any issues that may arise.

Participants: To make the most of this mountain biking experience, please come prepared with the following:

  • Dress for the Conditions: Be ready to get muddy! Wear appropriate clothing that allows for freedom of movement and protects you from the elements.
  • Mountain Bike: Bring a working, decent quality mountain bike suitable for off-road riding, capable of enduring a 2-hour excursion.
  • Safety Gear: Helmets are compulsory for your safety during the session.
  • Snacks and Hydration: Carry energizing snacks or cereal bars to keep your energy levels up, and ensure you have a full water bottle for hydration.
  • Spare Inner Tube: It’s always advisable to have a spare inner tube with you to handle unexpected punctures.

Join Us: Are you ready to embark on a thrilling mountain biking journey? Dress appropriately, strap on your helmet, and prepare to discover the beauty of Oakwell Hall’s trails while developing your bike skills, fitness, and independence. Don’t miss the opportunity to ride some of Yorkshire’s finest trails, forge new connections, and create lasting memories. Lace up your shoes, grab your bike, and get ready to experience the joy and excitement of mountain biking like never before!

For any further inquiries or if you need assistance, please feel free to contact us on 07769 318569.

Note: It’s important to check availability and book your spot in advance, as places are limited.

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Event Location:

Total Seats: 8 (8 Left:)
  • oakwell hall
  • Nova Lane
  • birstall

Event Schedule Details

  • 18 June 2023 3:00 pm   -   5:00 pm
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