Basic E-Bike Safety Training - 3 hour course
We will teach you how to enjoy a downhill run in a safe and controlled manner in a few hours.
What you will learn in this course:
- E-bike setup / information about removing batteries and other parts
- Tips on brake, seat and pedal position settings
- Basic position uphill & downhill
- Support levels / gear selection
- Correct braking (braking exercises)
- Different surfaces in the terrain
- Slow, technical riding
- Balance training
- Cornering techniques
- Uphill riding technique
- Overcoming obstacles
Kids MTB technique - 2 hour lesson
Playful MTB riding technique course for kids in the bike park Färich. This is a 2 hour afternoon lesson covering mountain bike basics and essential riding techniques.
The course takes place every Thursday.
Suitable for kids aged 6 to 14. Equipment hire can also be arranged in advance. See website for full details.
Kids Camps - 1 day
In a playful manner, the kids are introduced to skills, balance, basic position on the bike or coordination. Children learn the essential basics needed to develop their mountain biking skills.
Day camps for children from 6 years old and above are available for complete beginners and for kids with more advanced riding skills. There's also a 'Kids Camp Mini' for riders between the ages of 3 and 5.
Camps are arranged on set dates. Please contact Laax School for bike and equipment hire. See website for details.
MTB skills - 2 hour lessons, day courses and more
Build your confidence and gain more safety on the trails through various mountain bike technique exercises. All day courses are available on set dates for different levels, ebikers welcome. Afternoon courses are run every Tuesday, free as part of the tourist office's guest card programme. Evening courses are also available on set dates lasting 2 hours focused on specific mountain bike techniques.
Bring your own equipment. Bikes can also be hired in advance.
See website for full details.
Enduro Downhill - Private lessons
Bike Academy instructors not only know the region perfectly but also have technical skills up to “World Cup” level . They can therefore fully cater for your beginner to expert level classes requests, daily from late May to early October.
For better progress, a minimum of 2 (Downhill) and 3 consecutive hours (enduro) is strongly advised.
The time and meeting place will be set according to your wishes. Lessons are available by the hour, half day or at a daily rate for adults and kids from the age of 8. See website for full details.