Emma is passionate about riding her bike, she has been riding mountain bikes for 20 years now. Emma has a strong background of racing with six years racing on the national mountain bike circuit. Now a mum she enjoys sharing skills in a gentle way to help other woman feel empowered and happy on their bikes.
The workshops have been met with keen demand as cycling is becoming more and more popular. Emma really enjoys encouraging woman of all ages and experiences to develop their skills and gain confidence.
Workshops are designed to teach skills, have fun and for woman to learn together in small groups. There is an option to cover basic maintenance and instruction on how to set your bike up. Emma runs workshops for beginners through to intermediate levels in the beautiful Kaiteriteri Mountain Bike Park.
Nelson based coach and social media coordinator, Alice has been riding bikes since she arrived in Nelson 5 years ago, Nelson is definitely an awesome place to learn to MTB, since then she has gained PMBIA level 1 coaching qualification and PHEC first aid.
Alice is motivated by seeing the incredible progression of riders through coaching sessions, and wants to pass on the empowering feeling of facing your fear and nailing a technical section of trail. The overall growth of mountain biking in Nelson is something Alice feels passionate about, and wants to encourage as much as possible, but especially for female and younger riders. Alice can we found coaching one to one sessions and the monthly workshops from Nelson to Kaiteriteri.