Jamnica, Prevalje
16 October 2019 (All day) to 19 October 2019 (All day)

Final European Exam EO-MTBing MTB Instructor-Guide

From 16 - 19th of October, the 2nd round of European MTB Guide-Instructor exams will take place in Jamnica, Prevalje (Slovenia). Candidates can enter the exam through their national training provider (when member of EO-MTBing). 

Program details 2019

Program Outline

Wednesday 16 Oct.

  • 09.00 – 10.00: Briefing for the guiding and instruction exam: handing out tour details  and individual MTB technique instruction tasks and location.
  • 10.00 – 16.00: EO-MTBing meeting and Evaluators meeting

Thursday 17 Oct.

  • 09.00 – 09.30: START of the event: Opening of the event, outline of the event, understanding procedures, introduction to technical riding exam.
  • 09.30 – 10.00: Warming-up fun and technique on local playground
  • 10.00 – 13.00: Technical riding exam – Low speed Bike Handling & Navigation
  • 13.00 – 14.00: Lunch (organised)14.00 – 15.00: Joint Teamride: All candidates ride together.
  • 15.00 – 15.30: Technical riding exam – Higher speed Technical Descending
  • 16.00 – 19.00: Free time (prepare guiding, or skills instruction exam)
  • 17.00 – 18.00: Evaluators meeting
  • 19.00 – 20.00: Diner time (non-organised)
  • 20.00 – 2…00: Informal: sharing local treats and local bike happiness…

Friday 18 Oct.

  • 09.00 – 13.00: Guiding Exam in groups (2-3 candidates +2 evaluators and live clients) with parts of individual skill exam (trailside rep.)
  • 13.00 – 14.00: Lunch (organised)
  • 14.00 – 15.00: Debriefing / Informal moment (evaluator’s meeting)
  • 15.30 – 16.30: Emergency management skills exam (individually)
  • 16.30 – 19.00: Free time (prepare skills instruction exam)
  • 17.00 – 18.00: Evaluators meeting
  • 19.00 – 20.00: Diner time (non-organised)
  • 20.00 – 2…00: Informal: sharing local treats and local bike happiness…

Saturday 19 Oct.

  • 08.30 – 09.30: Preparing of individual MTB Skills Instruction Exam
  • 09.30 – 13.00: Individual MTB Skills Instruction Exam including Debriefing
  • 13.00 – 14.00: Lunch (organised)
  • 14.00 – 16.00: Epic Ride together
  • 16.00 – 18.00: Chill session (evaluator’s meeting)
  • 18.00 – 19.00: Official Awarding of diploma’s
  • 19.00 – 2…00: Dinner time (organised)

Evaluation

During the Final Exam you will be evaluated by at least 2 evaluators from different EOMTBing organisations to level out any country specific differences.