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AMBC Trailbreakers - Intermediate XC Clinic (Ourimbah)

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By AMBC - Posted on 25 February 2009

Saturday, 7 March, 2009 - 09:00

The meeting times are 'ready to ride'. If you need time to prepare equipment then please arrive a few minutes earlier.

6 hours
Come Rain or Shine: 
I'll be there, no matter what the weather.
Ride Database Entry: 
Ourimbah State Forest
Meeting Point: 

North End of Red Hill Rd, Ourimbah State Forest. There's a large-ish parking area here, just off the main sealed road. There is also a smaller parking area a little further (400m or so from the road) where the trail splits - this second area is the usual meeting point. If you end up driving up a steep hill you've gone too far.

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Who is this course for?

~ Do you have confidence on easier trails but would like the skills to get out on more technical and difficult sections?
~ Would you like the opportunity to learn how to tackle those technical sections you always wanted to have a go at?
~ Do you want to ride with other MTB riders at your skill level?
~ Do you want to start going faster?
~ Do you want to learn how to get into XC, enduro and adventure racing events?

The course

This course is specifically designed for the average weekend rider who is looking to improve their general skills. It focuses on current levels of ability and teaches better ways to approach your riding.

You will leave with a range of knowledge and skills to make your mountain biking more interesting and challenging.

The course aims to improve your riding, balance, technical aptitude, speed and skills. Class sizes are small so that you get personalised attention and tuition. Activities are developed and suitable for the participant's level of experience.

What you will learn

~ Setting up your bike properly for XC & enduro terrain
~ Addressing the basics - are you riding correctly?
~ Tackling different terrain (sand, roots, rocks, dirt)
~ Cornering safely & at speed
~ Balance & track stands
~ Correct pedalling technique
~ Tackling obstacles
~ Negotiating small to medium drops & holes
~ Technical climbs & steep climbs
~ Technical descending - open & single track
~ Braking


Matt de Belin

More Details

Cost ~ $160

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