Our JumpStart course dispels the myths around jumping your bike.
This can be one of the most difficult skills you can acquire on a bike, but the fundamentals are simple. Our Ridelines JumpStart course will teach you techniques you can use in every day riding, giving you confidence to jump. But it’s not just jumping. We’ll teach you how to find flow, manage corners and maintain momentum properly to set yourself for jumps. We’ll touch on manuals, and finding grip using your weight too.
On our JumpStart course, we look to install in you the confidence to get air safely and with style. We do this by teaching you tried and tested techniques and tips, dispelling the myth of difficulty surrounding jumps. Jumping your bike can be a daunting experience, but in a very short time, we can we can give you the gift of getting air. So put away your reservations and book on JumpStart!
What we can cover on our JumpStart course:
- Techniques to ensure correct speed and commitment to jumps and drops.
- Timing your jumps
- Getting your wheels off the ground in a controlled manner
- Preparation and landing
- Manualling into rollers
- Developing flow in your riding
- Attack when riding trails at speed
- Bike / body separation for total balance and control
- Railing berms
- Compression for grip and speed
The Ridelines JumpStart course is for the jumping beginner or the returning mountain biker that would like to re-dial the fundamentals. It will give you some speed and flow in your pocket and boost your confidence in attacking blind trails. If you have any questions about the JumpStart course please contact us.