Trail Skills Clinic

R850,00

In this clinic, you will learn the necessary skills and techniques to safely and confidently run on trails. Whether you are new to trail running or looking to improve your existing skills, this clinic will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of what it takes to become a successful trail runner.

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In this clinic, you will learn the necessary skills and techniques to safely and confidently run on trails. Whether you are new to trail running or looking to improve your existing skills, this clinic will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of what it takes to become a successful trail runner.

Course Outline: I. Introduction to Trail Running

  • Definition and benefits of trail running
  • Types of trails and their challenges
  • Importance of proper gear and equipment

II. Trail Etiquette

  • Understanding and respecting the trail environment
  • Rules and regulations for trail running
  • Minimizing impact on the trail and wildlife

III. Footwork and Body Mechanics

  • Importance of proper form and posture
  • Techniques for navigating obstacles and uneven terrain
  • Balancing and stability techniques

IV. Navigating Uphill and Downhill Terrain

  • Techniques for efficient uphill running
  • Maintaining control and safety while running downhill
  • Proper use of hiking poles

V. Safety and Emergency Preparedness

  • Understanding trail hazards and safety concerns
  • Importance of carrying necessary supplies and gear
  • Basic first aid and emergency response techniques

VI. Trail Running Training and Preparation

  • Building endurance and strength for trail running
  • Importance of mental preparation and motivation
  • Planning and executing a successful trail run

VII. Conclusion and Q&A

  • Summary of key takeaways from the clinic
  • Opportunity for attendees to ask questions and seek additional advice.

By the end of this clinic, you will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of trail running and be well on your way to becoming a confident and successful trail runner.