All the boring stuff for your Mountain Bike Skills Course
Bookings can only be made online via the PurpleBikeShed website. When a booking is made you will receive an order confirmation, which you should read carefully to check that all details are correct. A week or so before the course you will receive your joining instructions for your Mountain Bike Skills Course which includes a Health Questionnaire check list and details of equipment and clothing that you will need to bring with you.
Purple Bike Shed reserve the right to postpone or cancel any course for any reason and will offer an alternative course or provide a full refund in these circumstances.
You are responsible to ensure that the mountain bicycle used during the training course is suitable, appropriate and safe for riding and that you have suitable clothing with you for adverse weather conditions.
You must be aged 18 or over. Riders under 18 must be accompanied by an appropriate adult over 18 years old and the application form must be completed by a parent/guardian.
You agree to indemnify Purple Bike Shed , its agents, landowner and anyone person connected with this training event from any liability whatsoever resulting in personal injury (whether fatal or otherwise), loss, damage or expense caused and the chosen venue are not liable for any damage, injury, loss or otherwise incurred elements as a result of, or in connection with, the principle, operation or running of venue facilities, guided tour or course applied for which the client has applied.
Purple Bike Shed reserve the right to remove from the course or ride, those who ride or act in a way considered dangerous to yourself or others or those who have disregard for the local area, the public, the venue or the instructor. In the unlikely event of this occurrence refunds or any other financial return will be forfeit.
In the event you wish to cancel your training, the following refunds apply.
- More than 30 days prior to course date: 100% of the course fee will be refunded.
- 30-14 days prior to course date: 50% of the course fee will be refunded.
- Less than 14 days prior to the course or no show: no refund.
Adverse Weather Conditions
Purple Bike Shed reserves the right to cancel or postpone a training event if the weather is deemed to be unsuitable to ride safely. In the event of this occurrence then a full or partial refund or transfer of the course will be made. Adverse weather can cause rapid deterioration in equipment, such as brakes, or even light conditions to fall to unsafe levels, in this case cancellation may occur at very short notice or indeed even if the training has commenced.
Purple Bike Shed is insured through British Cycling for public liability up to £15 million and professional Indemnity of £5million .
All our trainers have also been cleared by the DBS and hold a current certificate.