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British Cycling Fundamentals Of Mountain Bike Leadership

2 Days
4:1

The Fundamentals of mountain bike leadership is the newest of British Cycling's leadership awards and is the entry level into the mountain bike leadership scheme.

Experience required
Plenty skills to have

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British Cycling Mountain Bike Leadership Level 2 Training

2 Days
4:1

The mountains, hills and rugged terrain of North Wales provide a stunning backdrop to the British Cycling Level 2 MTB Leadership Award.

Experience required
Enhance your skills

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British Cycling Mountain Bike Leadership Level 2 Assessment

2 Days
4:1

This award is perfect for those working in outdoor activities, volunteering at a club, interested in leading MTB rides, or looking to enhance their skills. The breathtaking mountains, hills, and rugged landscapes of North Wales set the scene for the British Cycling Level 2 MTB Leadership Award.

Experience required
Previous qualification required

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British Cycling Mountain Bike Leadership Level 3 Training

5 Days
6:1

Level 3 is perfect for leaders wanting to take riders on remote and more advanced trails.

Experience required
Enhance your skills

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British Cycling Mountain Bike Leadership Level 3 Assessment

2 Days
4:1

The two-day assessment includes a personal riding test, showcasing MTB techniques on day one, and a leadership evaluation in Level 3 MTB terrain on day two, all set amid Europe's premier mountain biking routes.

Experience required
Previous qualification required

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Be a Mock Student

We use ‘mock’ students in our leadership training courses for students to direct and teach. It’s a great way to gain experience, confidence and free coaching, all closely supervised by our experienced instructors.

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Why Plas y Brenin?

Plas y Brenin is at the forefront of outdoor instruction. Whether you are starting a career in the outdoors, or just want to take an adventure holiday, PYB is the place for you.

We inspire explorers. We train trainers. We’re internationally recognised. We’ve been around since 1798, with our earliest guests including Queen Victoria. Since then, we’ve focussed on providing the best customer experience, working alongside some of the greatest, 007 included.

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Expert Tuition

You’ll receive expert supervision from fully qualified and psyched instructors, creating the perfect environment to learn and enjoy something new!

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Explore Eryri

Your experience will take place in the heart of the extraordinary Eryri National Park. Our National Outdoor Centre features accommodation, a bar, dining, and more. And while you’re here, why not check out some local gems?

Explore Eryri

Develop a Passion

Everyone at Plas y Brenin, from staff to visitors, is excited about adventures and inspired to get outside. Our guests return year after year to experience all that North Wales offers.

Accomodation

The Main House

Mix of single and twin bedrooms

Moelwyn Bunkhouse

Bunkhouse with kitchen area

Bryn Engan

Farmhouse with bedrooms and flexible spaces

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Bar & Restaurant

The perfect place to relax after a day’s adventuring, our bar boasts the most amazing view as it looks down Llynnau Mymbyr to the Snowdon Horseshoe. Our extensive range of locally brewed beers, wines and spirits offers plenty of choices for refreshment. Our bar menu is packed with tasty high-energy dishes.

  • Open 7 days a week
  • Mon - Sat 12PM - 11:30PM
  • Sun 12PM - 10:30PM

Help Fund a Child Outdoors

Our aim is to give every inner-city child the opportunity to be inspired and motivated by the rugged outdoors and the challenges mountain environments have to offer. With your help, we aim to enable up to 360 kids to attend one of our courses in 2023.

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