Mountain Bike Improver Sessions

Online entry is now live for the Mountain Bike Improver sessions taking place at Thorneyford Farm starting tonight -

Wednesday evening 7pm until 8.30pm.

The Mountain Bike Improver Sessions will provide a dedicated coaching environment for youngsters wanting to improve their Mountain Biking performance with a focus on racing and looking for additional coaching opportunities with British Cycling North East.
These sessions are for riders 11yrs + boys and girls. 

Sessions cost £3.00 + £1.00 admin fee online or £5.00 on the night.

A pilot of an initial 4 weeks is running to guage rider interest and club coach support.

The dates are 16th and 23rd May and 6th and 13th June.

Booking link is below:


For any further information, please contact:

Go-Ride Coach Adam Brooks
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Coach Education May Update

Course,  places & booking link



Course Description & Pre requisites

Level 1 Coaching Cycling 

6 places left
9th & 16th June

Longfield School, Darlington


Level 2 Cyclo-Cross Award

2 places left
23rd & 24th June

Gallagher Park, Bedlington

NE22 7LB

 Level 2 MTB Award

2 places left

 30th June & 1st July
 Hamsterley Forest

Level 2 Developing your Coaching

14 places left

15th & 16th September

Plus 8th December

Laurence Jackson School, Guisborough

TS14 6RD

Cycling Award for Young Volunteers

7 places left

 27th October 
The Hetton Centre
Welfare Road

Track Courses & CPD

Due to low demand, the North East will not be able to host a Track Course at Middlesbrough Velodrome this summer.

Whilst it is appreciated there are a still a few people waiting, at this stage we would recommend signing up to the Yorkshire or North West Courses.


York - Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July

York Sport Outdoor Velodrome
York Sports Village
Lakeside Way
North Yorkshire
YO10 5FG

Booking Link:



Manchester - Sunday 17th June & Sunday 8th July

National Cycling Centre Indoor Velodrome

Stuart Street


M11 4DQ

(two separate weekends so accommodation may not necessarily be required)

Booking Link:



Madison Workshop


For existing qualified Track Coaches taking place at Manchester on Sunday 29th July, this was requested at the previous CPD Day.


Booking Link:


Youth Development / Go-Ride News

All the latest news about youth development and Go-Ride activities in the North East.