we have fully qualified British Cycling Level 3 Mountain Bike guides. which makes us one of the highest qualified guiding company's and are outdoor Activity First Aiders. and fully insured so you can be safe in the knowledge you'll be receiving quality guiding.

Here at the shed we are not just bike mechanics, we can also help with your riding skills. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a beginner we are here to help. Or if you have been wanting to get your family or friends into mountain biking but did not want the responsibility of getting them round the trails then give us a shout. You can come for a ride in the valley and have the comfort knowing that they are safe and learning new skills. Then you can meet up afterwards and chat about your day.

If you are a regular visitor to the Afan Valley trails but now want to take a ride off the beaten track, Afan has lots to offer. Our guides can take you over hills and dales, up and down valleys, through streams and past wind farms where you can take in the dramatic changes in the scenery from the recent felling. There are awesome views of the valleys from the Bwlch, Little Switzerland and a fantastic days ride over the top to the new trails in the Garw valley.

Coaching Trails essential

We can take care of groups or one to one sessions. W

Fully insured and qualified, half day lessons start from £65 for 1-2-1 instruction.

TRAIL essential course starting at  £65 for 1-2-1  

coaching essential skills to get you the most out of your riding 


Jump courses starting from £65.00 

coaching the fundamentals of jumping 

from small tables to gap jumps. 

Riders 1 2 3 4 5 6 7+
Half Day £65 £80 £100 £130 £160 £180 Call for price
Full Day £130 £150 £170 £190 £210 £230 Call for price

Prices are per group and a deposit will be required to secure booking.
If you are a whole family wanting to start riding or prefer a ladies only group, we can cater for this.
Special prices are available for families where for each child, a parent gets free tuition.
Discounts are available for bigger group bookings and on bike hire with your lesson.