Beginner Skills

The course is held on a combination of fireroad and singletrack terrain, and is suitable for riders who never ridden off-road before to those who have ridden briefly off-road but would like to grasp the basic techniques.

The beginner skills session will cover the following:

  • Bike check and set up
  • Body Position on bike
  • Footwork
  • Use of gears and brakes
  • Cornering basics
  • Basic Front wheel lift

The course runs for 3 hours

Price £55

This includes land usage fees paid to Forestry Commission/Ministry of Defence

Remember FTR can also offer these sessions as to individuals, pairs or even group sessions (including women only) for clubs or a group of riding friends, at a date to suit their schedule and time frame. To discuss your specific requirements with us please contact FTR.

Run by cyclists for cyclists since 2010