Brendan Fairclough just phoned us to say that a few spots have opened up for this weekends training academy at Gawton. Get it while you can folks, this is your last chance to get up to race speed for the season ahead.

Sharpen up your downhill skills with a day of intense downhill riding and coaching with monster energy specialized rider Brendan Fairclough.

At just 21 years of age, Brendan Fairclough is defining a new generation of downhill racers.

Highlighted by flat pedals, drifting turns and an uncanny, unique style. Slice seconds off your racing times and sharpen up on all your techniques with a progressive day including timing and necessary uplifts. You will also get a chance to steal trade racing secrets off of one of the top downhill superstars on the world cup circuit.

Here is your chance to be coached by one of the best bike riders in the world at a top venue to replicate the world cup environment.

The LowDown:

"The classes are limited to only 8 riders, so you will receive personal attention from one of the world’s best downhill racers and his coaching colleagues.

There will be two days over the 24th and 25th of April at Gawton near Tavistock. The cost for one day is £120, this including all the coaching, use of the venue, hot lunch, timing and the days uplifts.

An accredited British Cycling coach will also be in attendance to further develop learning and ensure safety and provide first aid.

To make bookings or for further information please don’t hesitate to contact rich.thomas.24 at or 07891100564.

These two particular days are aimed at intermediate riders who have a willingness to be put through their passes and progressed!

See you there....!"