Mountain Biking Ballyhoura | Limerick
Kilfinane OEC is located just a few minutes cycle from Ireland’s largest Mountain Bike network the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails. With over 90km of trail network on our doorstep Kilfinane OEC offer Mountain Biking Courses at all levels.
Biking at Kilfinane OETC is suitable for all groups aged 14yrs upwards. You can choose from a leisurely cycle along forest roads to adrenalin pumping trail biking. We use specialist Mountain Bikes with in built suspension, high quality parts and excellent brakes! All participants are provided with helmets and protective elbow pads.
Our staff are MBLA Mountain Bike Leader or Trail Cycle Leader award holders, Cycling Ireland ‘Gearing up’ tutors and are also qualified bike mechanics.
Mountain Biking is a very popular activity with all our groups and we also offer the new Cycling Ireland ‘Gearing Up’ course. We have a fleet of bikes with sizes that are generally suitable for groups aged 14yrs +.
We can provide MTB training for Beginner and Intermediate bikers. We can also arrange Trail Cycle Leader Training for groups on demand. All our MTB skills training is run on demand for individuals and small groups. Sessions are tailored specifically to suit your needs and can also include bike maintenance if you wish.
Mountain Biking Clubs
Once you’ve learned the basics, joining a club is a great way to progress your skills and get outdoors with like minded people. Our staff our members of Team Ballyhoura MTB club who have regular events throughout the year.
Trail Cycle Leader Course
The Trail Cycle Leader award is the appropriate award for leading groups of bikers on trails such as the Ballyhoura MTB trails. It is the ideal qualification for staff in Outdoor Education Centres, Adventure Centres, Schools, Youth Groups, anyone leading groups within a club or for bikers who just want to improve their skills. Training takes place over two days. Participants must then complete logbook requirements and then attend for a one day assessment. This award is certified by Cycling Ireland.
To book an MTB skills session please contact our office.
The Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails are owned and managed by Coillte Outdoors.