Performance Mountain Bike Summer Camp
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 5 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Performance Mountain Bike Summer Camp

  • Bike
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Are you a young mountain biker aged 14-17 years who wants to take their riding to the next level. This course is aimed at the rider that is riding red graded trails with ease and wants to learn more advanced skills. We will teach you the skills necessary to carry more flow on the trail, be smoother and faster. Whether mountain bike racing is your focus or you just enjoy pushing your limits, this course is for you. We are well placed in the Snowdonia National Park to access the local trail centres, natural steeper trails, wild mountain routes, not to mention purpose built skills training areas to hone your skills. We will do a day of uplift, driving you to the top so that you can focus on the downhill skills. Our experienced coaches will look forward to helping you achieve your goals.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

Improve upon fundamental skills such as: Manuals, Cornering, Wheelies and Bunny hops. Learn to link these skills and apply them in more advanced environments. Work on more advanced skills such as: Jumps and drops, dealing with roots and how to ride steeper stuff.


* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

Over the five days you'll cover a whole range of new skills

Improve upon Manuals, Cornering, Wheelies and Bunny hops

Learn to link these skills and apply them in more advanced environments

Work on more advanced skills including: Jumps and drops, dealing with roots and how to ride steeper stuff

Experience Required

You should be riding red graded trails with ease and have a good standard of fitness. As a guide, be able to ride for 4-5 hours and cover distances of approximately 25km.

Why Choose Plas y Brenin?

Our instructors are some of the UK’s most experienced. We train other instructors and help to write the national syllabuses for NGB qualifications in mountaineering, paddlesports, cycling and climbing. Our goal is to teach you skills to last a lifetime, and at Plas y Brenin you know you are getting training from the best.

If your course is based at Plas y Brenin, the residential price includes accommodation for the night before, and the duration of your time here. If you’re staying with us, we also provide delicious meals to keep you going as you learn, meaning you can concentrate on enjoying yourself.

When it comes to equipment, at Plas y Brenin we have a wide range of top-quality kit for you to use, all included in your course fee. This means if you’re just starting out, there’s no need to rush out and buy a load of expensive gear, and if you’re already pretty well kitted-out, it’s a great chance to try something new.

Comfortable dormitory accommodation and home-cooked meals are part of the deal. Support is on hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well qualified staff, to help develop your understanding and personal skills. They will also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan to further your development.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide

Available Course Dates

Start the booking process by selecting a course date, then adjust your details to suit your requirements.

Course Start Date
Spaces available
Course Start Date
1st August, 2022
5 Days
Spaces available

*If your course is based at Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, residential prices include catering from the morning of your course start date and cover the duration of your course, accommodation starts on the night before your course commences to the morning of the last day of your booking.

This course will help you become

a better mountain biker, improved performance

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