The specific riding competencies are outlined in more detail in the Level 1 Course Booklet.
For example, a Whistler - grade blue trail, may be more similar to a black trail, somewhere else.
Riders should be comfortable climbing and descending intermediate, rough terrain, with roots and rocks, cornering with speed and performing basic maneuvers such as front and rear wheel lifts, pedalling wheel lifts and small roll-down style drop-offs.
The specific teaching competencies are outlined in more detail in the Level 1 Course Booklet.
RIDING COMPETENCIES: Candidates must show consistent, comfortable and correct riding technique on green and blue technical trails, to effectively demonstrate the Six Skills of Mountain Biking.
For the Level 1 course, you should be comfortable on technical green, blue and single black diamond trails.