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Takin' Care of Grizness, Grizmarquee, the Grizard of Oz...Sean McClendon is moving forward in 2014...


San Diego, CA – Race runs constantly falling apart? Tired of hitting the wall before sprinting the wall? Are you ready to learn the FUN-damentals of downhill racing? An opportunity to learn has come to the Southridge Winter Series with the Griz Institute of MTB. If you’re new to racing or have years of experience looking to improve your technique, pick better race lines or expand overall awareness for downhill racing in a fun atmosphere – come join Sean “Griz” McClendon for a Saturday clinic on the same track you’ll be racing Sunday. All skill levels are welcome.

Clinics begin at 8am on Saturday at every Southridge Winter Series round where riders can expect to learn:

  • Race consciousness: a calculated approach to downhill racing
  • The role of mental attitude “Why we have fun”
  • Bike prep and race set up
  • Effective hydration and nutrition for competition
  • Body posture
  • Race line choice
  • Where to go for further specific knowledge

In addition, participants will walk away with a care package, discounted race entry fee, an exclusive practice session before scheduled practice, exclusive shuttle entry, nutrition and drinks.

As a group and one-on-one, Sean “Griz” McClendon will guide you through your race sharing the best of his 14 years of experience in the process. 

Clinics are available to 5 riders per clinic. Limited availability ensures students acquire maximum gain from the Griz Institute of MTB.

How much does this race clinic cost? $95 Cash or Card accepted on site.

To confirm a spot or for more information contact Sean “Griz” McClendon:

Clinics begin Jan 11, 2014.

About Griz Institute of MTB – Champions are not produced in one day but bringing attention to the process of becoming a champion can be. With his SRC, NORBA National, ProGRT and World Cup race experience Sean “Griz” McClendon aims to complete his cycle as a competitive mountain bike racer by sharing the knowledge he gained along the way. Initially approached by San Diegan gravity MTB racers - Luca Cometti, Lucas Cowan and Cody Johnson – Griz realized his potential as a teacher and the Griz Institute of MTB was born. Racing is complex by nature and Griz Institute of MTB is here to guide your race with experience and fun!


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