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Enduro Weekends for Advanced Mountain Bikers




19-22 April 2019




Abernethy Barcaple

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About the Camps

Take your riding to the next level and get ready for the race season!  The original Gravity Camps for young biking enthusiasts were launched in 2012 but due to popular demand have developed into enduro specific weekends.  Whether you’ve been on one of our Gravity Camps before, want to keep your training up during the winter or don’t race regularly but want to improve your skills, then join us on this new camp.

Leave the downhill bike in the garage for a weekend and come and have some fun on your trail bike, with quality coaching from British Downhill Champion, Ben Cathro, AKA Sick Skills.

If you are interested in our other coaching camps with an uplift, have a look at our Gravity Camps

What will I learn?

  • You will develop plenty of new skills and ideas
  • You will benefit from the buzz of riding and hanging out with similar age and similar standard riders
  • We will help you to put together a personal development plan for the week and there will be daily review sessions to help you reach your goals
  • With this personal development in mind, there will also be an evening group discussion time where we will be linking moral dilemmas with Bible references in a relevant way

To achieve these aims, the camps are limited to those aged 11-16 who are already confident riding steep single track trails with rocks, roots and small drops in most conditions as well as taking some air.  You will be asked, when booking, where you are currently riding and where you have ridden recently.  As enduro is a racing format, you may well be currently taking part in a regional or national race series.

What is included in the price?

  • Full board dorm style accommodation
  • Bike coaching programme, with instruction
  • Maintenance tuition
  • Evening programme
  • Abernethy team member supervision for the duration of the camp
  • Secure overnight bike storage & bike wash facility

What will I need to bring?

  • A suitable trail bike
  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Suitable clothing and waterproofs
  • Swim kit
  • Body armour is optional, but knee pads are strongly recommend
  • At least 2 spare inner tubes
  • Spare brake pads
  • A small amount of pocket money (optional)

Who is in charge?

During instructed sessions, expert coaches (to be announced) will be tutoring and Abernethy staff will be accompanying the sessions.

In non-instructed time, Abernethy staff will be supervising you and organising activities.  From making sure you make a packed lunch and respect the centre and its facilities to joining in with the coaching sessions, our team will generally be looking out for you during your time away from home.

Dates & Prices:

19-22 April 2019 | £230 | Ages 11-16 | Based at Abernethy Barcaple with riding at their local 7stanes 

Click HERE for our online booking form

How do I get there?

Directions to Abernethy Barcaple can be found HERE.


Further information:

Abernethy Barcaple can tailor make a weekend of mountain biking to you and your group of friends or family – more information can be found HERE 

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