MTB Retreat Club
Join a Highly Skilled Mountain Bike Club Partnered with
The Forge: Lemont Quarries!!
We're offering private group instruction on proper technique, line choice, posture & many more pointers for enduro trailing!
We'll have all day trail at your leisure the moment you arrive - as well as plenty of food and amenities on site!
- Our First Sessions will be on Form and Positioning
- Progressively Sending Drops and Rollers
- Hitting Jumps, both Table and Gap style
- Practicing Manual Technique, as well as Braking Tactics
We'll be Hosting Coordinated Group Rides, Race Day Preparations & Plenty of Awesome Events!
This is a Beginner to Pro Level Training Course and our Coaches will go over bike set up and suspension tuning for the best quality ride.
It goes without saying that you'll need a proper mountain bike in order to master this craft.
We adhere to all public trail rules regarding usage, safety notices, and non use when wet, etc.
- The Bike Hub Enduro Club -
Mountain Bike Professional Mark MacKenzie
"Mountain escapes are why we ride & enjoying high altitude trailing with confidence & power is a feeling you can only experience."
Background in Racing Cross Country - Downhill & Enduro - CAMBr Meltdown - Gravity East Series - Triple Crown Series - Downhill SouthEast
With roots in the Chicagoland area, Mark has returned to grow the sport of cycling and create a larger Chicago Mountain Bike Community. With the idea of creating tight knit groups of Enduro/Downhill athletes to enjoy the greater adventures in life. With his help you'll learn to be a more capable & confident rider no matter what mountain or trail you find yourself on.
Mark is a highly skilled rider, having mastered some of the most technical terrain in Colorado, to the Pocono Mountains out East. He's raced in multiple Enduro Triple Crown Series at Mountain Creek Bike Park as well as Blue Mountain Bike Parks Gravity East Series. He was also helpful in showcasing Mountain Creek Bike Park as a former sponsored rider - Creating Video Edits and Showcase Reels of the Bike Parks Biggest Features and Famous Tracks.
"There is much to learn in the sport of mountain biking. My goals are aligned with the trail riders I mentor & train. There's a lot of fun to be had, but also a lot of serious pointers & reminders that need to be practiced & perfected. I'm here to give out the tips & tricks that'll progress your riding ability, make you more confident & an overall smarter mountain biker."