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Struggling to carry speed through the roughest terrain or lacking confidence on the steeper trails, then this course is for you.  It will provide you with a framework to develop your knowledge of the ‘why to’ not just the ‘how to'. Full Face helmets are mandatory.

Generally, this course will stay on the Red Advanced trails but may also ride on the Black Expert trails where suitable for the group.

- Identify & utilise effective braking
- Gain grip & control on steep terrain
- Ride smoothly through the most technical sections
- Identify and overcome performance cues and understand the psychological skills required
- Build your confidence

We strongly advise attending our Drop Zone course prior to attending this course

If you are unsure whether this course is for you, please contact our head coach at coaching@bikeparkwales.com.  

You need to be 17 years old to attend coaching on your own and must be 14 years or older if accompanied by an adult (The accompanying adult must also be booked onto the same course).  Private bookings for younger children can be arranged.

Below are some guidelines on the difficulty of our courses, it is designed to ensure you do not book on a course that is too difficult for you.

These are the minimum requirements to ensure that the group functions effectively. If your skills are above the minimum requirement you can still book on and learn a lot from a course. For example you may ride black runs weekly but have a skills gap regarding corners. Carving Corners is an intermediate course and is therefore suitable for you as an advanced rider.

Beginner – For riders who are new to mountain biking or wish to learn on our Green trails.
Intermediate – For riders who can ride Blue trails at BikePark Wales. 
Advanced – For riders who can confidently ride Red trails at BikePark Wales. 
Expert – For riders who can confidently ride Black trails at BikePark Wales

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