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AMBC Wingello Skills Weekend


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By AMBC - Posted on 04 February 2009

When: 
Saturday, 21 February, 2009 - 08:30

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Ride Database Entry: 
Wingello State Forest
Meeting Point: 

The camping area 4Km SW of Wingello village on Caoura Rd.

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Details:

After the success of last year's event, the AMBC crew are again heading down to Wingello for a fantastic XC skills weekend. Incorporating a series of training sessions and rides with our great team of instructors, this weekend will provide you with the opportunity to improve your riding skills in a social & relaxed environment. On offer will be a range of sessions targeted at improving your riding on both singletrack and trails in the Wingello region.

As we want to make this weekend for everyone, families are welcome to come along as well. For $100 per non-rider and $50 per child (under 14), we can also cater for non-riding family members!

So, if you're the type of person who likes to keep learning and keen to improve your riding to take it to the next level, this camp is for you !

This weekend we be all about you, and we will be running sessions targeted at a range of levels. Some of the things we'll cover in both novice and intermediate/advanced levels:

~ Rocky and loose riding
~ Climbing
~ Steep, tight & loose pinches
~ Line choice
~ Cornering - types and techniques
~ Obstacles and jumps
~ Balance - trackstands, nose wheelies, tricks, etc
~ Singletrack techniques
~ Braking
~ Racing techniques
~ Bike maintenance
~ Bike Setup
~ Bike-fitting session

Nestled in the Southern Highlands, Wingello State Forest is the home of the Highland Fling and is a mtbers paradise. With landscape reminiscent of an old-English countryside, it boasts endless trails intermixed with hills, gullys and creeks to keep things interesting.

Included:

~ Camping site
~ Meals
~ AMBC Trainers
~ Novelty events
~ A fantastic time with like-minded people & our very cool AMBC Team

Dates: 21-22 February 2009

Cost (per person): $$250 (riders), $100 (non riders), $50 (children)

Register: Click here. For a family or non-rider combination package, email us to book.

For more information download the brochure, give us a call on 0427 207 937 or email us! Looking foward to seeing you there!

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