The first Lee Likes Bikes Enduro™ clinic was awesome, but very few of the riders cared about Enduro or wanted to do any official Enduro-ing. They just wanted to learn advanced riding skills, which was super cool with me.
Last year, in its first season, the Arizona High School Cycling League was seeing close to 200 racers at each event. This weekend we trained 27 new coaches, which means … even more kids riding!
It’s always fun to teach a strong, experienced rider a whole new way of riding.
With LLB kung fu, riding is safer, smoother, faster—and more fun!
After one skills session, pro XC racer Tammy Sadle is already riding at a whole new level.
After only two years on the bike, Amy Dick is already one of more accomplished riders at Valmont Bike Park. She’s hitting all the big lines, but she’s smart enough to take a step back and start mastering the core skills.
Yesterday I was stoked to teach her the underlying kung fu —and on her birthday to boot!
Our friend Eddie had to switch dates to make a race, so one spot is open for the March 22 skills clinic at the Demonstration Forest in Santa Cruz, CA.
Price is $300 for a full day that will change your MTB life. Come on out!
UPDATE: March 22 and May 31 are sold out.
Sign up for the May 31 NorCal skills clinic >>>
I’m 45 this year, and all this riding and teaching is starting to take a physical toll.
As I enter the 2014 season, I’m working hard to get stronger in the ways that count.
What: Public mountain bike skills clinics. Learn to ride safer, more confidently and faster on a greater variety of terrain. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, come on out and learn how to Ride (with a capital R).
Where: Valmont Bike Park, Boulder, CO
When: Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings April through September
How much: $75 for two hours that will change your riding life!
Learn more and sign up: Public clinics at Valmont Bike Park
Matt is using the Prepare to Pin training program to prepare for a long event. How should he adjust the program for greater endurance?
Hey all, I’ll be training high school coaches at Trek headquarters in Waterloo, WI.
Please join my public skills clinic on April 25 or 27.
Hey all, I’ll be training high school coaches at Mulberry Gap north of Atlanta, GA.
While I’m there I’m holding kung fu skills clinics on May 2 and 4.
Grab your spots!