Intro To Mountain Biking
This 90-minute introductory session is designed and guided by a BICP-certified mountain bike coach with over 20 years of riding experience. During the first 30 minutes of the lesson, you’ll learn the basics of mountain biking on smooth, flat terrain. Then once you’re comfortable on the bike, we’ll hit the beautiful beginner-level trails at Victoria Park to practice some of the newly learned skills.
Fat bike rental and helmet included in registration
*If you can provide your own fat bike & helmet for this event – click here
Meet at the Victoria Park Pavilion (look for the Canadian Flag!)
Please Bring: Fitness clothing and sneakers (required!)
Rain Location: This event goes rain or shine – let’s embrace the elements, shall we?
Mike is an experienced mountain biker with over 20 years of riding under his belt. He has developed a passion for the sport and all the health, wellness and social benefits that come with it. As a certified MTB instructor through the Bicycle Instructor Certification Program (BICP) and a certified Field Leader through the Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC), Mike has been sharing his love of the sport for the past seven years.In addition to his certifications, Mike is also certified in First Aid, ensuring that safety is always his top priority. His ultimate goal is to introduce more people to the joys of recreational mountain biking in a safe and fun environment. He loves nothing more than seeing people experience the thrill of the ride and the beauty of nature that can be found on the trails. Mike is a proud member of the amazing mountain biking community in Prince Edward Island, a board member of Mountain Bike Atlantic, and he is dedicated to promoting the sport and bringing more people into the fold. With his passion, experience, and certifications, Mike is looking forward to introducing you to the world of mountain biking at the Island Tides Festival.
Sunday, June 25
10:00 am ( 90 Min )
Victoria Park Pavilion
6 Victoria Pk Drwy S, Charlottetown