Ben Deakin



"OiOi" Course (Intermediate)

Course Content

Bike setup- Looking at everything bike performance related that can affect your riding from tire pressures to suspension setup we will cover it!

Key skills – Footballers have kick ups Mountain Bikers have Manuals, Wheelies and bunny hops. We show you when and where to use these as an advantage on the trail

Body position – Understanding the attack position and what advantages this can have along with how your body position changes dependant on terrain.

Cornering technique – How to make corners effortless, Smoother, faster and most importantly safer on Bikepark banked turns all the way through to steeper technical open turns.

Pumping for speed and grip – How and where to pump so you can gain free speed

Line choice - Finding the smoother, Faster lines to save energy and to maximise flow.

Control on steep descents – Staying relaxed and in control on the steeper sections of trail and understanding the techniques that need to be applied as it gets more challenging

Safe drop-off techniques – Showing you the correct technique for allowing the wheels to be off the ground and understanding when, why and how this is applied.

Jumping basics – We show you the how and why to jump using a number of different techniques and when to apply them.

Recommended that you have attended the "Oi" course but not essential

YOU MUST be able to have a good Off road bike riding ability to competently ride Blue and Red Runs,

A fully functional working Bike that has good brakes and front suspension as a minimum.

Grade Of Trails Used: Blue/ Red/ Black Graded trails with some natural steep terrain
Price £80
Places Available 6

Event Properties

Event Date 18-02-2017 10:00 am
Event End Date 18-02-2017 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 11-01-2017
Capacity 6
Registered 0
Available place 6
Cut off date 30-11-0008
Individual Price £80.00
Forest of Dean
Cannop Valley Coleford, Gloucester GL16 7EH United Kingdom
Forest of Dean
£80.00 6

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