Women looking to sharpen their racing elbows should check out Dirt Divas new skills course. Aimed at everyone from newcomers to experienced racers looking to step onto the podium for the first time, this course covers a multitude of race-specific skills, including:

  • racing starts
  • riding in group and race etiquette
  • advanced cornering skills and line choice
  • speed skills
  • training programmes,
  • event preparation
  • race strategy & planning
  • diet & nutrition
  • calendar of events & races

The course costs £125 and takes place at Crowthorne Woods in Berkshire on selected dates from 20th May to 16th September. For more details check out www.dirtdivas.co.uk