RIDELINES (Mountain Bike Tuition) Ltd are a mountain bike tuition, coaching and guiding company and are firmly based in the Tweed Valley in the Scottish Borders, only 4 miles away from Glentress Forest and a few crank turns from Innerleithen XC and the loose and technical ENDURO trails.
We've been delivering quality mountain biking tuition since 2006 and offer tuition and coaching to a whole world of riders from novice to experienced mountain bikers and develop your riding in a relaxed, supportive and friendly environment. RIDELINES are a totally customer focused tuition company with years of tutor experience and guarantee to get the most out of your riding, let you in on great technique secrets and really raise your riding confidence no matter what your skill level.
Our ethos is simple, total rider focused development.
We've designed our courses to be progressive and build your technical skills in a carefully built course structure. We'll make sure you leave us riding with great flow and solid technique.
Scheduled Skills Courses
Our mountain bike courses are designed to be progressive and provide a clear path to build your riding skills.
Check out Level 1 for getting to grips with the fundamentals, progress through Level 2 for riders that want to ride faster on more technical features and for those who want to step up to advanced skills and get extra attack on steep and fast terrain check out our INNERDURO course. For freeride skills our JUMPSTART course will get you started when your wheels need to get off the ground - a great course to give you extra style points and really boost your confidence.
1:1 Coaching and Tuition1:1 Tuition and mountain bike coaching is a cost effective way to get more out of your riding. Our 1:1 tuition and coaching sessions will give you 100% personal attention with the focus entirely on what you need at the pace that suits you. You may have tried to shortcut riding improvement and technique knowledge with new gear, magazines and videos but nothing substitutes experienced instructors providing detailed, customised tuition and rider development specifically built around your riding to help you demolish your personal riding demons.
MBLA TCL & MBL Qualifications
MBLA TCL and MBL leadership training is changing to UKMBLA Level 2 and Level 3 - we are licenced providers in this nationally recognised & industry standard leadership award and the qualification of choice and established standard for mountain bike leaders. We teach the teachers and have worked in partnership with some of the best in the industry.
RIDELINES have been living and riding in the Tweed Valley for years and can provide visitors unique guided mountain biking rides in the scenic hills and valleys of the Scottish Borders. Whether you are visiting Scotland on an adventurous mountain biking holiday or a local looking for challenging natural riding we can sort you out with an amazing Tweed Valley adventure.
Ride Scotland's West Highlands where remote and wild meet stunning. Have yourself an adventure to remember and come ride Scotlands finest trails - hand picked by us to showcase the absolute best mountain biking Scotland has to offer.
KIDSDon't forget the next generation of riders. Our KIDS CAMP mountain biking sessions cover fundamental mountain biking techniques and riding challenges at one of the UK's best trail centres at Glentress Forest. The asymmetric school week shouldn't be a hassle so why not start your weekend early with our FRIDAY MUD CLUB. For the younger adventurers join us with WELLYBOOTERS for our Booting & Biking big forest adventure. Or join in on the fun and get out riding with your kids on one of our Family Days.
MBLA TCL and MBL leadership training is changing to UKMBLA Level 2 and Level 3 - Get qualified in mountain bike leadership
RIDELINES are a licenced provider of the industry standard leadership training courses and assessments. For those that want to develop as mountain bike leaders our UKMBLA courses will give you the insight you need to assess, manage and lead your group effectively and safely.
2015 Scheduled Courses
Our scheduled courses for 2015 are available to book now or you can buy a voucher to redeem at a later date.
Our progressive courses have been built with rider development in mind - get the most out of your riding on our graded and progressive courses. Great development goals delivered with experienced instructors at hand in our day courses.
Fine purveyors of Scottish cycle wear ENDURA are onboard and supporting us in 2015 with their superb MT500 waterproof jackets. Made in Scotland from girders they have created a jacket that really knows how to deal with UK conditions.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN bicycles are supporting us with a selection of their big wheeled machines. #Love the ride. Yes indeed we do.
INTREPID Apparel are onboard with RIDELINES. INTREPID are supporting us with their superb Campaign shorts and Ultimate MTB softshell jackets.
POC onboard with RIDELINES. POC sponsor us with new range of helmets, armour and gloves.
OSPREY packs support RIDELINES with their 'Escapist Series' backpacks.
GO APE! Treetop Adventures at Glentress partner with RIDELINES Combine Go Ape's hi-wire hijinks and RIDELINES mountain biking adrenalin rush and what do you get? A great day out at the Scottish Borders best recreational forest, Glentress. That's what.