Youth Camps

Our Mountain Bike Camps have an action packed program delivered over two days. Whether your child is an experienced mountain biker or keen to improve their skills, they're sure to have a truly memorable experience. 

Summer Camps in Ticknock

  • 17th - 18th June
  • 8th - 9th July
  • 22nd - 23rd July
  • 12th - 13th August

Summer Camps in Ballinastoe

  • 19th - 20th June
  • 10th - 11th July
  • 24th - 25th July
  • 14th - 15th August

Duration

Each camp is 2 days, with 4 hours each day, starting at 10am and finishing at 2pm.

Ability Level

We tailor the camps to suit a broad range of abilities. We have at least two instructors on each camp so we often split depending on how the mix of riders balances out. That being said, this should not be your child's first experience of mountain biking.

Key Points

  • Bike set up including position of controls, tire pressure, seat height, plus more
  • Bike maintenance including washing and lubrication
  • Attack position
  • Braking and gearing
  • Technical trail riding
  • Low and high speed cornering
  • Track stand
  • Switch back climbing and descending
  • Front and rear wheel lift
  • Plus lots more

Further Information

  • Price: €120
  • Duration: 4 hours per day, 2 days in total.
  • Start time 10am 
  • Finish time: 2pm
  • Age Limit: 11-15 year olds
  • Maximum student instructor ratio: 6-1
  • 50% off bike rental, add in cart if needed. 

Bike Rental

Please note that there is 50% off bike rental which can be added in the CART. We only offer hardtail rental for the youth camps. You must select the bike for both DAY 1 and DAY 2. If your child has their own bike it must be in perfect working order and have disc brakes. 

Mountain BikeSmallMediumLarge
Height (cm)160 - 170170 - 180180 - 190
Height (ft)5'2" - 5'6"5'6" - 6'6' - 6'4″

Booking

Please make yourself aware of our Terms and Conditions before booking.

Biking.ie are the leading provider of mountain bike education and training in Ireland. Based on the experience acquired in delivering mountain bike specific educational courses for several years, competing at international level and given our internationally recognised qualifications, we are confident in delivering such programs to the highest possible standard.

For your peace of mind; all of our instructors are fully qualified in the Mountain Bike Leadership Award scheme, Garda vetted and have completed the Code of Ethics in Children's Sport. Over the years we have devised action packed games which develop cycling skills in a fun and inclusive way.