Whistler - Pemberton

Up your skill level and style this Summer! Let your new skills & confidence take you to some harder trails with guidance from our super experienced team of all female coaches. Check back in February for 2023 details.

Ready to ditch those black diamond trail jitters and put some more style in your riding?

Learn how to approach obstacles and instantly decide which technique you’ll need to pull out of your back pocket to have success. We’ll show you how to quickly scan the trail and prepare yourself for taking air, rolling steep pitches, getting yourself in control on loose pitches, or flowing through those sweet corners. Our 3 hour clinics gives the group an opportunity for lots of skill review, sessioning, riding and getting to some fun trails!

BIKE TECH CLINICS

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Is your bike a bit of a mystery to you? Wish you could be have a bit more knowledge to feel more independant and confident with the basics? We cover a TON in our 2 part series. Learn in a fun and non-intimidating environment and practice on your own bike.
 
BIKE TECH 101 – Looking to gain some more knowledge about your bike and fix some basic problems like a flat tire? All this and so much more in this intro to basic bike mechanics.  We’ll go over different parts of your bike, what you’ll want to take care of, check before rides, and fix small repairs. This is the first of our 2 part maintenance series and can also be booked individually.
 
BIKE TECH 102 - Take your bike maintenance skills to the next level!  Learn more about adjusting your shifting, changing your brake pads, and everybody's favourite; suspension set up!  We're hands on and will be working on our own bikes to understand how all this pertains to you. Did you take the 101 course last year and need to top up your skills & knowledge with this course? You can sign up for the 102 just on it's own as well.
 

Bring your bike with you for these hands-on clinic with Emily Slaco. Any level of rider is welcome.

CARVE IT UP! 

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Need a cornering 101 lesson? This is it!

Do you know how to move your bike underneath you for the corners? Do you loose speed in the corners, and just feel awkward? Up your cornering skills and feel super rad in the corners! We'll break it down with lots of skills drills then take it to some turny trails for repetition and video analysis.  Good times are just around the corner!

Skill Level: I - A (Intermediate - Advanced)  

STEEP 'n TECHY - WHISTLER

DSC03080Are you hungry to stick those black diamond crux moves?

Dial in your body position and learn sweet moves that will help you navigate the challenging sections while keeping your calm & control. Whether this is a steep rock roll, a loose corner, a punchy up and over, or multiple features in a row, Sweet Skills coaches will guide you through the steps and give you the confidence to give it a go.

As we session our way down the trail, develop your abilities to scan the line and make quick decisions that will keep you rolling to the next feature.

Grab this amazing opportunity to ride and be coached by our super skilled coaches. 

Skill Level: IA - A (Int/Advanced - Advanced)

DATES
$95 +gst 
Mon SEPT 12 5-8pm Trail: TBD   BOOK NOW

PUMP 'n JUMP - WHISTLER

Lynn jumpAre you ready to take air?! The one and only Air Maiden, Lynne Armstrong along with air addict Stacey Oviatt will introduce you to a safe jumping progression. No need for the bike park as we’ll stay in the valley and session the pump track and small jump lines.

We’ll start with practicing skills in the pump track to get your body and bike in the flow zone - and your heart pumping. Pump track skills will help you dial in an awesome body position to allow you to be more dynamic on your bike.

Next, we’ll take your new pump skills into the jump park for a progressive lesson on how to get the wheels in the air. We practice on the tabletop jumps where you can safely land on top of the jump and progress from there at your own speed.

This clinic is great for an intermediate to advanced rider who is looking to get their wheels off the ground for the first time.

Skill Level: I - IA (Intermediate - Int/Advanced)

ROCK ROLLS - WHISTLER 

laurierocHave you checked a few slabs off your list and are ready for a new challenge?

Roll around with Laurie and Candace in this rock roll clinic and be surprised at what you can creep down by the end! You’ll solidify your body position, braking skills and learn about line choices as you progressing your way through the trails. Learn techniques from these pros that will help you to LOVE rock rolls and increase your confidence by understanding the process and trusting yourself.

This clinic is great for strong intermediate/advanced riders who can already ride all the slabs in Danimal and 99'er and are ready for more of a challenge. *See Intermediate page for lower level rock roll options

Skill Level: I-IA (Intermediate - Int/Advanced)

STEEP 'n LOOSE - PEMBERTON

steep n loose advSurf’s up ladies! Join us for some classic Pemberton style riding!

Review essential braking skills and learn how to put it all into action with the correct body position on a steep loose pitch. Learn how to be in control while you're out of control..! 

Be prepared to do a couple lower laps in the Mackenzie trails as we session our way through the steeper bits on the trails. Trails will be along the lines of Blood Sweat Fear, Hawaii3, Bob Gnarly & Mission.

This clinic is great for the advanced rider looking to improve their overall technique.

Skill Level: IA (Int/Advanced)

STOKED ON ROCK ROLLIN'  - PEMBERTON 

creampuff1Build up your trail repertoire by nailing some lines on Pemberton's steeper black diamond rock rolls. Keeping traction is the best feeling ever!

Learn all about how your front brake control, body position, and mindset can help you get down anything. Once everyone demonstrates they can creep down a rock face without skidding, it's time to hit the trails! We start with the Stoked Chicken trail, sessioning features as we go then get into EconoDave and Moosejah for more sessioning and cheering.

This clinic is great for the advanced rider who can already ride all the rock rolls in No Err and many other steep Pemberton blacks and is looking to tick off a few more slabs on their list.

JUMPS 'n DROPS - PEMBERTON

IMG 4900Hammer out fun jump ‘n drop skills with our sweet boxes and stunts. Our favourite! This is an evening full of skill drills to give you more tools in your biking toolbelt.

Some trail work will be incorporated and learn where you can pop off fun little things in the trail, try some table top jumps, and carve some sweet corners! This clinic is not about 'sending' it big in the trails.. we focus on skills and good technique to get you dialed for future sending!

Skill Level: I - IA (Intermediate - Int/Advanced)

WHAT THE TECH (?!) 

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Riding in control over uphill obstacles can be frustrating – but it’s a crucial skill and so satisfying once you make it! Being in the right gear, timing the pedal strokes, and getting in the right body position are all things that will be covered in this clinic. 

Give it a shot! You’ll be surprised at what you can accomplish. This clinic is great for the strong intermediate rider looking to advance their skills on uphilll technical trails. 

This clinic is available in Whistler (no flow Emerald zone) or Pemberton (Fat Tug or 1 Mile) on request for your group of friends - email to get it set up! 

CUSTOM GROUP

Get some friends together and book us for your own clinic - whatever you choose! MG 7647Check some skills off your list and tackle the trails you've been having troubles with. A private group with just your friends is a great way to start your riding season.

Book us soon! Check here for pricing and ask us for the local sea to sky girlfriend discount - the more friends, the cheaper the pricing.  Email Sylvie to book. 

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