Are you new to mountain biking? Do you want to improve your riding and handling skills?

Join the Michigan Mountain Bike Alliance (MMBA) – Part of the League of Michigan Bicyclists (MMBA – LMB) for a new series of Fundamental MTB skills clinics!

Check out the full 2024 clinic schedule:

Clinic times: 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Clinics will be held rain or shine

(We don’t ride trails if it has rained substantially)

Our clinics focus on all level of riders who want to improve their fundamental skills and provide the confidence needed to ride natural surface single track trails in Michigan and beyond. Our Level 1 certified coaches will explain and demonstrate the foundational skills, provide riders with individual feedback, as well as advanced progressions of these skills. Some of the skills covered will include but are not limited to:

  • Neutral and Ready Positions
  • Bike/Body Separation
  • Braking and Shifting
  • Ratcheting
  • Riding Straight Lines
  • Switchbacks 
  • Climbing – Climbing Positions, Restarting on a Climb, Climbing Dismount
  • Descending – Descending Dismount, Braking on Descents
  • Roll down
  • Front and Rear Wheel Lifts


Cost is $225 per rider. Registration includes light breakfast and lunch, T-shirt, as well as the chance to win a set of Velocity Blunt 35 comp wheels (will be given away after the last clinic).

 Register for the Women’s Clinic

Limited to 20 riders

Register for the South East Michigan Clinic

Limited to 12 riders

Register for the Western Michigan Clinic

Limited to 25 riders

Register for the Southwest Clinic

Limited to 12 riders

Registrants of ALL clinics will be automatically entered into a drawing for a brand new set of wheels. Big thanks to our friends at Velocity USA your support!


Series Title Sponsor


Series Wheel Sponsor


Clinic Presenting Sponsors 


Presenting Sponsor      Presenting Sponsor

  Southwest Clinic       Mid MI Women’s Clinic

                                              West MI Clinic



Series Supporting Sponsors

(Unlimited Availability)

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Click here for more information on Sponsorship Opportunities.

For more info or questions email our Education Director, Jeff Carek at [email protected].