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Event Details


BikeSkills Clinics Weekend at Northstar Resort
Location: Northstar-at-Tahoe Mountain Bike Park
From: Friday, September 24, 2010
To: Sunday, September 26, 2010
Time: All Day


Join us for three days of Bikeskills mountain bike clinics with professional mountain bikers such as Steve Peat, Greg Minaar, Cedric Gracia, Cameron Zink, Leigh Donovan and more!  All of the weekend's clinics are from 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and meet at the Bikeskills tent at mid-mountain 15 - 20 minutes prior to clinic start time.  Choose your clinic below!
To register: Please contact the Season Pass & Tickets Office at 530.562.2267

For more information about Bikeskills visit them here.

Santa Cruz Bicycles will also host Demo Days on Saturday and Sunday. Make sure to stop by their tent and try out their line of Downhill, Freeride and Cross-country bikes.

Bikeskills Clinics participants receive a Northstar® Resort Group Lodging discount.  » Learn more

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Bike Park Clinic

 

Women's Clinics

 

Discount Lift Tickets

Trail Riding Clinic

 

Downhill Clinics

 

Registration

 

Bike Park ClinicDatesInstructorsCost
Intermediate Bike Park Skills and TechniquesFriday, Sept. 24
or Saturday, Sept. 25
Cameron Zink, Jamie Goldman, and Karl Rogne$99 (includes WTB grips & tire and lift ticket)

Join world class park specialists Cameron Zink, Jamie Goldman, and Karl Rogne to learn the basics of New Skool Bike Park.  Are you comfortable with small table tops and want to get a bit more air, throw in some style?  Want to master berms and stunts and other Bike Park fixtures? Well then this is the clinic for you. This dream team will take you where you want to go.

 

Trail Riding ClinicDatesInstructorsCost
BikeSkills Trail Riding ClinicSaturday, Sept. 25
or Sunday, Sept. 26
Joe Lawwill and his team of BikeSkills instructors$99* (includes WTB grips & tire)

World Champion Joe Lawwill has honed his Trail Riding Clinics to teach you everything from setting up your bike for maximum comfort, control, and performance, to assessing and handling an array of technical terrain challenges including: switchbacks, roots and rocks, loose terrain, rock gardens, step-ups, steep descents, the art of the J-Hop and much more.  Whatever your skill level, Joe can and will make you a better, safer rider.

 

Women's Only ClinicsDatesInstructorsCost
Downhill Fundamentals Saturday, Sept. 25Leigh Donovan and Assistants$99* (includes WTB grips & tire)

World Champion Leigh Donovan is not only one of the best female riders on the planet, she's probably the most experienced world class instructor as well. Leigh is passionate about helping girls, of all ages, become better riders.  Leigh will cover all the basics and intermediate aspects of mountain biking with an emphasis on downhill skills and techniques.  While this is a fundamentals clinic, you must have basic mountain biking skills, and be comfortable with intermediate level off-road riding.

 

Advanced Downhill Skills and TechniquesSunday, Sept. 26Leigh Donovan and Assistants$99* (includes WTB grips & tire)

World Champion Leigh Donovan is not only one of the best female riders on the planet, she's probably the most experienced world class instructor as well.  Leigh is passionate about helping girls, of all ages, become better riders.  In this advanced level clinic, Leigh will focus on skills and techniques that help boost your skills in all aspects of downhill riding including drop-offs, jumps, extremely technical terrain, steep sections, bermed turns, etc. 

 

Downhill Clinics (co-ed)DatesInstructorsCost
Advanced Downhill Skills and TechniquesSaturday, Sept. 25Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, and Cedric Gracia$199* (includes WTB grips & tire)

Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, and Cedric Gracia have won countless World Cup events, Word Titles around the globe.  If you have ever wanted to take your skills to a higher level - whatever your current skills - this is the clinic to take. Steve, Greg and Cedric will help bring out your abilities with added capabilities focusing on line selection, maintaining speed and control, advanced level jumping, manuals, drops and more. It doesn't get any better than this team.  Full face helmets and body armor are required. 

 

Advanced Downhill Skills and TechniquesSunday, Sept. 26Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, and Cedric Gracia $199* (includes WTB grips & tire)

Steve Peat, Greg Minnaar, and Cedric Gracia have won countless World Cup events, Word Titles around the globe.  If you have ever wanted to take your skills to a higher level - whatever your current skills - this is the clinic to take. Steve, Greg and Cedric will help bring out your abilities with added capabilities focusing on line selection, maintaining speed and control, advanced level jumping, manuals, drops and more. It doesn't get any better than this team.  Full face helmets and body armor are required. 

 

*lift ticket not included. Click here for mountain bike lift ticket rates.

 

Discount Lift Tickets

BikeSkills Downhill Clinic and/or Women's Only Clinics participants - $30.00 (full lift ticket) with proof of registration.

BikeSkills Trail Riding Clinic participants - $10.00 (one-time up lift ticket) with proof of registration.

 

Registration

Please contact the Season Pass & Tickets Office at 530.562.2267

Age: Participants must be 13 years and older

Requirements: Participants are required to sign the BikeSkills waiver (.pdf) and Northstar Resort waiver (.pdf) prior to the clinic.



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