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Gauge Height: 6.89'
Flow: 11900 cfps

Trail Conditions: Richmond


Todays Tides: Richmond Locks

High Tide: 2:48pm
Low Tide: 9:18am

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Posted In: Mountain Biking

Endorphin MTB clinic: gain skills, give back

September 5, 2012 9:02am

Endorphin Fitness is offering a mountain bike clinic for youth and adults this Saturday at Forest Hill Park. What’s cool about it, besides the prospect of gaining some valuable skills on the MTB, is that the proceeds will benefit local MTB advocacy and trail-building group Richmond-MORE. Here are the details:


Where: The Stone House at Forest Hill Park, 4000 Forest Hill Ave., 23225

When:  Adults & riders ages 13+: 8 -10:30 am
                Youth ages 6-12: 9 -10:30 am

Who: Open to community. Beginner or experienced riders.

Cost: Donation of $25 for adults, $15 for youth, or $35 for parent and child. Proceeds to benefit non-profit Richmond-MORE.

Topics: Climbing, descending (efficient braking), cornering

About Andy Thompson

I was the Outdoors Columnist at the Times-Dispatch from 2007 to 2013, writing twice a week about mountain biking, fishing, hunting, paddling and much more. I live a 1/4 mile from the James River, close enough to see bald eagles soaring over my house on their way to find a meal. Pretty cool, eh?