Are you New to Mountain Biking Or Curious to Try It?

In partnership with the East Village  and Calgary Mountain Bike Alliance, Norco Dirt Series is excited to announce a series of pop-up introductory mountain bike skills events throughout June and July!

As long as you can ride a pedal bike, we can teach you the foundational skills needed to stay safe, build confidence, and have fun on the trails – all conveniently located in Celebration Square in downtown Calgary’s East Village.

Join us throughout June and July for an ongoing pop-up series with 1 hour skills sessions, featuring a variety of foundational mountain bike skills, for children aged 6-10, youth aged 11-17, and adults 18+.


June 8: Foundational Mountain Bike Skills
June 15: Cornering & Rolling Over Obstacles
June 22: Braking & Rolling Off Obstacles
June 29: Introduction to Pump Track
July 6: Cornering & Rolling Over Obstacles
July 13: Braking & Rolling Off Obstacles
July 20: Cornering & Rolling Over Obstacles


June 24: Cornering & Rolling Over Obstacles

July 8: Braking & Rolling Off Obstacles
July 15: Introduction to Pump Track

See Our Other Events

With 3-hour new to mountain bike Try It Clinics, a social Ride Club, Multi Week Progression Series and 1-day and weekend long camps, we have something for everyone. 

Check out our complete schedule, and continue to grow your skills and love for mountain biking with us!



  • All participants must be able to ride a bicycle without training wheels.
  • No rental equipment will be available.
  • There are limited spaces at each event, so sign up in advance to secure your space. Drop in spaces will be available depending on pre-registration.
  • Parents are required to stay on site for children aged 6-10. You can grab a coffee, and sit and watch, but no parent involvement will be requested.
  • All sessions will be hosted by trained professional mountain bike instructors.
  • All instructors are first aid certified.
  • Bicycle helmets are mandatory, with no exceptions made for non-bicycling helmets. If you arrive with a non bicycling helmet, we cannot permit you to participate.
  • No refunds will be provided for cancellations or no-shows.
  • Please arrive on time. If you arrive more than 10 minutes after the start time, you will not be able to participate in the skill session.
    • In the case we are sold out from pre-registrations and you arrive late, your space will be given away to a drop-in participant at 5 minutes after the start time, and you will no longer be permitted to participate.

All participants are required to arrive with a bicycling specific helmet and mountain bike that includes:

  1. Hand brakes
  2. Gears (preferred but not required)
  3. Wide tires (off road style)
  4. Minimal to no accessories (ie. baskets, panniers, child-carrying/towing attachments, and/or back tire trays/rat traps)

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