Recap: Women's Gravity Weekender


Thanks to all the ladies that came out this weekend and rode with us at the Women’s Gravity Weekender! Everyone had a great time and left with big smiles and new skills–it makes for the perfect weekend! Take a moment and checkout the photos and video of the event. Feel free to share with friends and family and show them how easy it is to learn how to downhill mountain bike!

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Karen and Kate get the day started with introductions and rider assessments.

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Practice, practice, practice. Karen and Kate work on body positioning and flat ground drills.

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The pump track is the perfect place to work on weight transfer and bike control.

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Karen talks the ladies through cornering techniques in the new Central Park  learn to ride zone.

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Seeing is believing. The ladies review helmet cam footage to fine-tune their form and bike handling technique.

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The ladies take it to the hill to dial in their descending skills.

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Whitney provides valuable feedback on jumping technique.

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Some air time to celebrate all the hard work and practice.

Didn’t make it out this weekend – don’t worry we’ve got a more ladies specific events and camps planned. Stay tuned to HighlandMountain.com for upcoming event details!

  • August 8th – Highland Camps Skillsfest
  • October 3rd & 4th – Women’s Freeride Festival