View Single Post
Old 06-05-20, 09:35 AM
Senior Member
MadKaw's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 162

Bikes: 1977 Raleigh Super Course, 1993 Trek 8000, 2016 Diamondback Haanjo Comp, 2018 Marin B-17, 2018 Specialized Roubaix

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 29 Post(s)
Liked 14 Times in 12 Posts
Classes? in Michigan

I've been jonesing for a new MTB, but every time I found what I thought I wanted, it turned out to be out of stock. So I decided to spend time on what I've got. Now, my current bike is in no way deficient (Marin B-17 1), but you guys all know what the gotta-haves are like... Anyway, that brings me to my current problem.
This morning I had a great ride. The problem is that I took a trail that turned out to be beyond my current skill level and/or conditioning. In and of itself, sounds pretty normal. But this was a BLUE trail!
The conditioning I have figured out... from where I am, it's just ride more!
But skills... I definitely need help. Gentle, kind, forgiving help. I've been looking for classes or clinics in SE Michigan, not having any luck.

MadKaw is offline