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Special Clinics

Want more options for learning and having fun on your bike with Evergreen MTB? We offer special clinics and events that allow you to learn from the pros, demo different brands of bikes, connect with the mountain biking community, and get your kid outside with hundreds of other kids for a day of fun and activities!

Foundations in the Air

Special Clinics/Events
3 hours
$70 (members)
$90 (non-members)

Description:

Looking to progress your skills and finally conquer your fears of getting those wheels off the ground?

Foundations in the Air focuses on building the skills necessary to tackle drops, table-top jumps and build confidence to bring that to the trails. This class is a great follow-up to our Foundations 1 & 2 classes.

Ages: 18+

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Rat Pac Freeride Clinic

Special Clinics/Events
3 hours
$60 (members)
$80 (non-members)

Description:

Do you have the basics down and are ready to start refining your skills for more flow and confidence on technical singletrack trails? This co-ed class will tackle features on our local Rat Pac trail to improve your skill with tight switchbacks, drops, roll downs, and high-speed cornering. 
 
Sign up for this as a standalone course or add it on as an extension to our Progression Series. Prerequisite skills: Foundations 1 (minimum), Foundations 2 (preferred), or Progression Series. 
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Class Focus:

  • Switchbacks
  • Drops
  • Roll Downs
  • High-Speed Cornering

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Technical Descending Workshop

Special Clinics/Events
3 hours
$70 (members)
$90 (non-members)

Description:

Do you want to conquer Predator? Come join the Evergreen Instructors as they break down the skills necessary to conquer Tiger Mt's most infamous trail. We will focus on rocks, roots, steep terrain and how to negotiate them safely while sessioning the lower half of Predator. This class will be an excellent follow-up to our Intro to Freeride class. Ages: 18+

NOTE: A Full-Face MTB helmet will be required for this class!

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Green Mountain Skills Class

Special Clinics/Events
3 hours
$60 (members)
$80 (non-members)

Description:

Want to learn how to shred West Sounds New Trails? Well, come to join the Instructor team at Green Mountain for a class on how to conquer the newest addition to the West Sound's trail network!

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Class Focus:

  • Cornering
  • Drops
  • Descending

Upcoming Sessions:

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Advanced Cornering Workshop

Special Clinics/Events
3 hours
$70 (members)
$90 (non-members)

Description:

Come join Evergreen for a workshop on advanced high-speed cornering! This class will cover body position, weighting and unweighting the bike, and different cornering scenarios. This class will be an excellent follow-up to our Intro to Freeride class and a will complement other more advanced classes.

Ages:18+

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1- Day Downhill Clinic - Stevens Pass

Special Clinics/Events
1 day
$100 (members)
$135 (non-members)

Description:

Evergreen will be offering a 1-day DH Clinic at Stevens Pass Bike Park for the more advanced rider who is already comfortable with DH riding and seeking to fine-tune their skills. Don't miss the opportunity to be coached by our experienced Evergreen instructors! Only 5 spaces are available for this 1-day class. Minimum Age: 18

To participate riders must meet the following qualifications listed below. Please email Dan Bassett () if you have questions.

  • Riding: Minimum 2yrs of advanced technical riding  
  • Local Trails: Tiger - OTG, Predator (able to get down but can’t ride all obstacles); Tokul Crazy Ivan, Flow Tron; Duthie 2 hi, Voodoo Child, Gravy Train.
  • Whistler: B-Line, Crank It Up, Heart of Darkness, Ho Chi Min
  • Skills: Technical trails without getting off the bike, can do small drops (1-2’) easily, comfortable lifting your front wheel over obstacles.
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Intro to Downhill - Including a Day at Stevens Pass

Special Clinics/Events
4 weeks
$250 (members)
$285 (non-members)

Description:

Intro to downhill is a 4-part series covering the skills needed to become a strong downhill rider. Participants progress through increasingly challenging terrain with confidence. This class is designed for the solid intermediate to advanced rider who is newer to the downhill scene.

This class will focus on:

  • Review balance, body position, braking, descending, and proper drop techniques
  • Review high-speed cornering
  • Passive and active obstacle clearing
  • Doing large drops and jumps (Big air time!)
  • Practice skills based on analysis from classes 1-3 at Stevens Pass

To participate riders must meet the following qualifications listed below. Please email Dan Bassett if you have questions.

  • Riding: Minimum 2yrs of advanced technical riding
  • Local Trails: Tiger - OTG, Predator (able to get down but cannot ride all obstacles); Tokul - Crazy Ivan, Flow Tron; Duthie - 2 hi, Voodoo Child, Gravy Train.
  • Whistler: B-Line, Crank It Up, Heart of Darkness, Ho Chi Min
  • Skills: Technical trails without getting off the bike, can do small drops (1-2-foot) easily, comfortable lifting your front wheel over obstacles.

Schedule:

  • Classes 1 and 2 (July 2nd, July 9th) - 2 hours - Duthie Hill
  • Class 3 (July 16th) - 3 hour -  Tiger Mountain 
  • Class 4 (July 22nd) - 6 hours - Stevens Pass (pass included)
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