Mountain Bike Coaching & Training Sessions

Mudclub offers the oppurtunity to teenagers from Aldershot area to take part in an alternative sport.

• Open to all ages including adults
• Based in Aldershot, Hampshire UK
• Build your strength and fitness to ride faster off road
•Learn & improve MTB techniques
• Fun activities lead by qualified MTB coaches and experienced racers.

Sessions take place every Saturday 10-11am during school term time.

Please contact Michael at mudclubrushmoor@gmail.com or 07515536378 for more information

New riders, sign up for your first term by joining the club:

Riders who have attended at least one session renew termly subscription here:


Programme Information

There is more information about the content of sessions on our facebook page here

Mudclub sessions consist of lead rides and coaching sessions, or a mixture of both

Coaching sessions work on a range of MTB techniques aimed at the ability range of the group who are signed up. These take place in both non-technical and technical environments.

Ride Leaders:

David Gates level 2 MTB leader (Trainee)

Michael Guilford British Cycling Level 2 MTB leader (trainee)

Lead coaches:

Michael Guilford British Cycling Level 2 MTB, Level 3 MTB (trainee), Level 2 MTB leader (trainee)

Jools Wotton British Cycling Level 2 MTB

Jon Goodge British Cycling Level 3 MTB

Helpers:

John Clarke – Duke of edinburgh award leader 12 years, qualified mountain walking leader.

Welfare Contact

Mudclub’s activities adhere to the British Cycling Safeguarding policy which can be found here: https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/safeguarding

The club’s welfare officer is Liz Suatt who can be contacted at elizabethsuatt@btinternet.com

Rides

  • 2hrs long
  • £5/ ride Under 18s
  • £10/ ride adults


Vision & Volunteering

The vision of Mudclub is to create a place for teenagers from Rushmoor to get into off-road cycling, and tackle new challenges.

Mudclub is a not-for-profit organisation, supported by the county sports partnership, Energise Me. Any profit made from the sessions will be invested in sustaining & expanding the club’s acivities.

We are looking for volunteers to help run Mudclub, who have some (not necessarily all) of these qualities:

  • motivated to learn
  • empathetic with young people
  • organised
  • excellent mountain bikers

Please contact Michael at mudclubrushmoor@gmail.com if you are interested



Mudclub is supported by Energise Me the county sports partnership for Hampshire and Isle of Wight.