Beginning this November, premier mountain bike skills training is coming to Runway Bike Park at The Jones Center through a partnership with The Ride Series MTB Skills Clinics led by Richard Drew. Our first clinic is a FUNdamental skills kids clinic for ages 9-13. More clinics will be added for 2019.

 “I'm beyond excited to partner with Runway Bike Park and provide a level of instruction that matches this incredible facility," said Richard Drew, Lead Instructor.

 Richard Drew, Professional Mountain Bike Rider and Lead Instructor.

Richard Drew, Professional Mountain Bike Rider and Lead Instructor.

What: Junior FUNdamentals Skills Clinics

When: November 20, 2018, 12:00pm-4:00pm

Where: Runway Bike Park, The Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. Springdale, AR 72764

Ages: 9-13

Cost: $45

*Limited spots available

Clinic Format:

- The Classroom Session: We will introduce proper body position and weight balance. From there, it's onto the basics of dynamic braking and turning. 

- The Ground School: Riders will work through various drills to implement the newly learned technique under the watchful eye of Coach Drew. 

- Instant feedback will help riders quickly improve and build confidence. 

- Pump Track and Skills Course Sessions: Coach Drew will work riders through each of these amazing areas of the Runway Bike Park. 

Clinic inquiries: Meredith Cupp, mcupp@jonesnet.org, 479-756-8090 ext. 2168

Media inquiries: Jake lane, jlane@jonesnet.org, 479-756-8090 ext. 2214