2021 MTB Skills Clinics

2021 Skills Clinics
Beginner MTBing Clinic
Saturdays, May 22 and July 17 Clinic
Eagle Bike Park
  
Morning Skills Clinic (8am - 12pm) "MTB Fundamentals"
(for the "New Athletes" )
  • MTB types, proper fit, Position fundamentals
  • Moving, stopping, loading and turning the MTB
  • Adapting to terrain, climbing and obstacle-clearing
  • Practical drills on Bike Park courses
  • Fun and engaging in a safe environment
ALL-DAY Clinic & Ride
Sunday, July 18  
Location TBD 
Intermediate morning skills and drills with afternoon group rides
(for the "Active & Serious Athletes")
  • Morning Skills Clinic (above+ and more tailored to athletes abilities)
  •  Afternoon Ride* applying what we've learned (1pm-? NLT 4pm)
  • Stops during ride to review how to think on the MTB
  • Real-time feedback from Coaches while you ride!
  • Trails and location TBD, in Boise
** Athlete is responsible for own lunch
This is a GREAT clinic for you if you want to:
  •  Receive Skills Sessions including Bike Park work
  •  Review fundamentals and introduce some advanced skills
  •  1v1 with Professional Coaches that will work for YOU the entire clinic
  •  Increase your confidence and Skills knowledge
  •  Learn in a safe and encouraging environment
  •  Meet new people who share your same enthusiasm
Athlete Level for Camp
New Athlete
Active Athlete
Serious Athlete
Training Area
Boise Idaho
Eagle Bike Park for Beginner Clinics
Boise Foothills TBD for ALL DAY Int
Highs: 75°-95°
Lows:  52°-67°
Clinic Includes
Camp Doesn't Include
Training Nutrition & Hydration
Team MPI Swag
10% Off Team MPI SWAG
Lunch
Equipment
Camp Specifics
Skills Demos and Practice
Presentations
Customized Advanced Skills
1 v 1 with Coaches
Saturday morning, May 22, 2021 
Beginner Skills Clinic
Boise, Idaho
$65*
Sunday ALL DAY, July 18, 2021 
Intermediate Skills Clinic
Boise, Idaho
$100*
Saturday morning, July 17, 2021 
Beginner Skills Clinic
Boise, Idaho
$65*

We will be following all Ada County (Idaho) COVID-19 orders and precautions at time of clinics. Regardless, we will respect any individual's request for safe distancing and mask wearing. 

Meet YOUR TEAM

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Mark Sortino

TEAM MPI HEAD COACH

 

RPI Big Potato, Leadville 100, High Cascades 100, 24 Hour Disco & 25 Hour Frog Hollow, XTERRA World Championship

 

 

 

"Super stoked to show off Boise's amazing trails while riding the legs off the campers!"

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Adam Sczech*

TEAM MPI COACH

 

Extensive cycling background including former pro cyclist, Master VFS Bike Fitter dozens of MTB events, gravel and cycling events

 

 

"I'm excited to get my MTB Geek on! I love visiting Boise and can't wait to meet the group!"

*Coach Adam will be co-coaching during the July clinics

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Mike Baughman

TEAM MPI GUEST COACH

 

Multiple 24 Hour races, 100 Miles races, and dozens of podiums around the Mountain States! NICA Level III Coach

 

 

 

 

"I'm very excited to ride and share my knowledge with new friends!"

Training Schedule

Saturday
Beginner Clinics
May 22, July 17
BIKE Skills Clinics 4 Hours Learning/Reviewing all aspects of MTB Riding
7:30am       Check-in at Eagle Bike Park
 
TRAINING:
7:35am      Welcome, Intros and game plan brief      
8:00am      MTB Skills: demo, instruction & practice
12:00pm   Clinic concludes
Sunday
July 18
BIKE Skills Clinics 6+ Hours Riding and Reviewing all aspects of MTB Riding
7:30am       Checkin at TBD
 
TRAINING:
7:35am      Welcome, Intros and game plan brief      
8:00am      MTB Intermediate & Advanced Skills: demo,
                     instruction & practice
12:00pm    Lunch (YOYO)
1:00pm      Group Breakouts: Additional Skills  and Ride w/Practical                        Application
4:00pm      Finish Riding NLT 4pm
 
 Saturday Morning Beginner Skills Sessions $65*
ALL Day Sunday Intermediate Skills & Ride = $100*
 
* Participants must have either a USA Cycling annual license ($50 individual or $75 family) OR purchase a one-day at $10 ($20 for 2 days).

Sanctioned by

USA Cycling