Everyone knows that mastering skiing, no matter your level, requires lessons. Well, mountain biking is no different. Lessons ensure you pick up and implement proper stance, know how to properly brake (as mountain bike brakes are really sensitive) and how to take on sharp turns or corners smoothly. Do yourself a favor and just a take a downhill mountain biking lesson with a pro: not only will you be safer for it, but you’ll progress faster.
Before you know, mountain biking in the summer might even trump skiing in the winter. There’s a reason why this sport is one of the fastest growing in the outdoor industry. In fact, in the past couple years, nearly 400,000+ new people have picked up this adventurous and thrilling activity.