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  • Portland Gear Hub MTB Skill Builder Advanced Class - Cornering 101 - Gorham - August 3rd

MTB Skill Builder Advanced Class - Cornering 101 - Gorham - August 3rd

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No matter where or how you ride, cornering is the skill that will make you a more confident rider! Cornering is a skill that always needs developing, and this class will help you improve your cornering and feel more connected to the trail.

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This Cornering 101 class will introduce the concepts of angulation, weight distribution, and footwork in the context of shallow slalom corners and deeper sweeping corners. Students will have ample opportunity to practice in a controlled environment before taking their knowledge to the trails. 

All Skill Builder Advanced Classes are great for building good techniques & habits for specific skills. Each 90 min class will focus on a specific skill or group of skills that will help you ride advanced terrain with confidence. Instruction is provided by PMBIA-certified and experienced instructors who know Maine riding well. Sessions are limited to 5 students in order to allow for high-quality instruction and safety. Venues are chosen based on the skill being focused on.

***Attending a series of Fundamentals classes or a similar program is strongly encouraged before attending an advanced class. Please reach out to [email protected] if you have a question about your ability level for this class.***

Important Details:

-Class starts at 6pm and goes until 7:30pm.
-All Classes are for ages 15+. Under 18 requires a Guardian's paid presence in the class.
-All Classes are BYO-Bike.
-Please consider bringing water, a snack or two, and appropriate clothing.