VIDA MTB Series Clinics
Join us at the next VIDA clinic near you right in the heart of the Rocky Mountains!
sedona mtb festival - sedona, az
March 2, 2019
Sedona is famous for more than than transcendental experiences, it also happens to be an up-and-coming riding mecca. Located at 4,500 feet above sea level adjacent to the Mogollon Rim, Sedona's red rock makes for unparalleled scenery. The riding is accessible, technical, and fun; there is terrain to suit all abilities and opportunities to push your limits. There's something for everyone thanks to a recent expansion of the already extensive trail system covering the surrounding Coconino National Forest.
VIDA is returning as the official Women's Hub of the fourth annual Sedona MTB Festival, March 1-3, 2019. VIDA will host a multitude of activities throughout the weekend to bring all women at the festival together, including tech talks, Yeti Beti demos, yoga and group rides on Sunday morning. The one-day clinic format will allow festival attendees the opportunity to gain skills and confidence with a coach on Saturday, and shred singletrack with their friends and family on Friday and Sunday.
NEW THIS YEAR: Clinic participants will receive a 50% off code for their Sedona MTB Festival Registration. While not necessary for the clinic, the festival pass will allow you to demo bikes and gear, get a sweet swag back, and fully enjoy the festival. This code is for your use only.
Valmont bike park - boulder co
May 11, 2019 and October 19, 2019
Boulder, CO, is home to one of the coolest city parks we have ever seen. Despite all the sunshine and amazing views of the flatirons, you won't notice any of it because you'll be having too much fun dialing in your technical skills in the glades, matching transitions on the jump lines, or tearing around the various pump tracks. Valmont is THE place for safe progression. There are features and stunts of every size to allow you to practice at your own pace, but also step it up to the next level when you're ready. Add on the tasty breweries, dynamic college town vibe, and the number of stellar rides within a short drive, and Valmont is a must-visit mountain biking destination.
VIDA is returning to Valmont in 2019 for a 1-Day Workshop. The format is perfect for women wanting to brush up on a specific technique or acquire a completely new skill. Complete beginners are also welcome, and will receive a great intro to helpful riding fundamentals from VIDA's highly qualified coaches.
Our May 11 date will be in conjunction with Sports Garage Demo Day, a day packed with different vendors offering you bike demos throughout the day. Sports Garage caps the number of participants in the demo day, meaning you won’t have to deal with long lines and extra wait times. All VIDA participants will be included in the Demo Day perks.
Grand Junction - CO
April 27, 2019
The trails in Grand Junction promise a roller coaster of a ride. You will find flow, obstacles, features, sand, tacky dirt, and more. VIDA coaches will lead you on local trails on a 1-Day workshop where they will help you gain confidence to find the “fun” in mountain biking.
The 1-Day Workshop format is perfect for women wanting to brush up on a specific technique or acquire a completely new skill. Complete beginners are also welcome, and will receive a great intro to helpful riding fundamentals from VIDA's highly qualified coaches.
BETI bike bash - lakewood co
June 1, 2019
Get race ready before toeing up to the start line! The VIDA MTB Series will take place the day before the Beti Bike Bash, the largest women's-only mountain bike event in the country. This race is perfect for ALL levels and a great opportunity for never-evers. VIDA coaches will cover all of the basics and give interested participants an inside look at race-specific considerations. You'll get a leg up on the competition, and most importantly, you'll learn important principles like body positioning to have more fun riding with friends.
The condensed 1-Day format is perfect for women wanting to brush up on a specific technique or acquire a completely new skill. The terrain at Bear Creek Lake Park make this a perfect clinic for complete beginners and beginner intermediate riders. You will receive a great intro to helpful riding fundamentals from VIDA's highly qualified coaches. Yeti Cycles will be on-site with Yeti Beti demos so you can test ride our favorite bikes and see for yourself why Bicycling Magazine called the Yeti Beti SB5c a "Dream Bike" in their Editor's Choice 20161
SNOWMASS bike park - SNOWMAss, co
August 17-18, 2019
Snowmass deserves its reputation as a world-class mountain biking destination. It's simply amazing, and if you haven't been here, you need to come. We will take over the Snowmass Bike Park and surrounding trails to teach all levels of riders. Take advantage of the chairlifts to access a trail network suitable for all abilities, ranging from rolling single track to gnarly rock features. From the newbie to cross-country rider to downhill jumper, we have plenty to teach you! Don't be intimidated, join us for this fun weekend of bonding with other ladies over bikes, beers, skills, and smiles. We are confident that no matter what level of rider you are, you will walk away stunned at how much more you love mountain biking after experiencing Snowmass!
VIDA's Flagship 2-day Clinic will take your riding to the next level. This immersive experience gives you the opportunity to connect with your coaches and dive into the nitty-gritty when it comes to proper form on the bike. What's more, your coaches will help you gain the confidence you need to tackle the next challenge. The second day gives you the chance to seal in and perfect everything you've worked on. VIDA will fill your weekend with healthy meals, yoga, maintenance classes, and happy hour socializing.
Purgatory Resort & Durango - Durango, CO
September 7-8, 2019
VIDA returns to Durango in 2019 for a 2-Day Workshop. The format is perfect for those wishing to gain an immersive experience, connecting with coaches and tuning your riding on a deeper level. The first day will be spent at Purgatory Resort, taking advantage of lift-accessed terrain to focus on technical features and finding your flow. You'll find yourself pedaling more on the second day as you explore some of the world-renowned back country terrain Durango offers. VIDA will fill your weekend with healthy meals, yoga, maintenance classes, and happy hour socializing.
Stay tuned for an opportunity to join VIDA Adventures and turn the weekend into a 5-Day, all inclusive event with pre-rides, social gatherings, and up to two days of additional guided riding. Those who register will have access to a package that includes lodging, food, yoga, and group activities at and around Purgatory Resort in Durango, Colo.
golden GIDDYup - golden, co
September 14, 2019
Saddle up for one of the last of our clinics this summer, right at home in the heart of Golden, Colorado! In conjunction with the Golden Giddyup, VIDA is offering a 1-Day Workshop on Saturday, September 28.
The second annual Golden Giddyup will be held the following day on September 14. This all-day mountain bike event is both a great day in the saddle and a way to commemorate the 1000+ hours of trail work Giddyup organizers, partners, and riders have put into Jeffco Open Space trails and parks throughout the past year. The Giddyup is an "endurondo"— part enduro, part Grand Fondo, with timed descents and climbs, meaning all styles and strengths will be celebrated on stage. Awards for the day include the Best Climber, and Best Descender, and of course, the Queen of the Mountain! Three course selections— the Classic, Chimpex, and North Table Mountain, are available so you can decided how long you want to race for!