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Kids MTB Skills Camp


Rostrevor Mountain Bike Centre


11:00 to 13:00



per session

About the Event

Get the kids out this Winter for some serious shredding on the Rostrevor Mountain Bike Trails.

Week 1: 18th Nov - Introduction

Skills session to determine the current skill level of each rider and identify strengths and areas of development.

We will have a skills course set up and a time trial slalom descent where we will use our timing system to measure progress.

Week 2: 25th Nov - Corners & Drops

This session will be all about how to get round corners and berms and learning or enhancing the manual drop off.

Week 3: 2nd Dec - Power assist wheel or wheelies, trail flow and bunny hops/jumps

This session will introduce the principle of trail flow and how to maintain speed safely and efficiently on the trail. We will also look at getting the front wheel off the ground using the peddles and introduce bunny hops and jumps.

Week 4: 9 Dec - Assessment of skills

We will set up all the same skills course as session one and reassess skills to measure performance. Feedback will be give to riders and parents with advice on the areas of development and next stage of progression.

On completion of sessions 1-4, riders will be awarded a cycling Ireland Level appropriate to their ability.

This programme is designed for those that can already ride a bike and specifically designed to encourage bike confidence and improve riding skills.

1:6 Ratio as per National Governing Body Guidelines.

Duration: 11:00 - 1:00 (2 hours)

Price: £10.00

Rider experience: (Beginners - Intermediate)

Meeting Point: Rostrevor Mountain Bike Centre

What to Bring

What to bring:

A certified cycling helmet

Weatherproof clothing is a necessity.

Please ensure that the bike you turn up with is in full working order and brakes must work


Mountain Bike Shorts or Tracksuit Bottoms

Must be able to ride a bike

Contact and Booking

Call our sales office on 02841738516 or book online using the link.

For more information about Kids MTB Skills Camp, click here.

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East Coast Adventure Centre

34 Lower Knockbarragh Road Rostrevor Newry
+44(0)28 417 39923 / 417 38516

Directions from Rostrevor: Direction to East Coast Adventure Quick Links: http://eastcoastadventure.com/contact-details/ Driving Take M1 to Newry CIty Centre (A2) Mourne Coastal Route - Warrenpoint LOCATION 1 - Warrenpoint (Water Sports) 0044 (0) 28 41738516 (Mon - Fri Office Hours) Continue with flow of traffic and pick up signs for Warrenpoint or Heysham Ferry. At the end of the main street you will find our Water Sports Centre LOCATION 2 - Rostrevor Mountain Bike Centre (Weekends) 0044 (0) 7876681197 Once in Kilkeel/Warrenpoint or Hilltown follow signs to Rostrevor. Follow signs to Kilbroney Forest Park on reaching Rostrevor. (LOCATION 5) Accommodation (Bunk House & Glamping Village) 00 44 (0) 28 417 38516 (Instructor Office on site at the Bunk House) Once in the village of Rostrevor take the Green Park Road to Lower Knockbarragh Road and we are 4 miles along this country road from Rostrevor Village. The Green Park Road is next to a large house with stained brown dark window pains with railing around the garden. Opposite Maud's Ice Cream.

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