These lil’ rippers are just getting into mountain biking and/or want to compete in the Utah Gravity Series. We will spend our training time split between fundamental drills and learning to ride a variety of terrain in a safe, and fun atmosphere. Qualified coaches will work with them on mastering the fundamental skills required to ride anything at any speed.


Prior to joining, a personal or semi private session is required. Please contact Coach Tyson to schedule


  • Ages 8+

  • Athletes must be able to confidently ride easy to moderate mountain trails i.e Vertigo or Tidal Wave

  • Athletes must have knee/shin, elbow, chest, and spine armor as well as a high quality full-face helmet, goggles and gloves.

  • A full suspension bike is NOT required. But a quality bike with good brakes, tires, and pedals is mandatory.

  • USA Cycling License is required to join

  • Team roster limited to 8 athletes

  • Wear Outlaw Jersey

  • Respect trail etiquette, safety, and conditions

  • Support any Utah Mountain Sports Academy fundraisers or events

  • Refer people to our sponsors


Training Schedule


  • Banditos start training on May 18th

  • They’ll train every Tuesday (with a few exceptions) until August 17th

  • Training times vary, but usually 6:30pm – 8:30pm on Tuesdays and a few Saturday mornings.

  • There will also be additional days during the week they can train. These are TBD.

  • Training location will vary between Sundance Resort, Draper Cycle Track, Corner Canyon Trails, Provo Canyon Trails, AF Canyon trails, skate parks, and Trailside Park as well as parking lots in Orem/Provo.




$900 for training from May to August + Team Jersey

  • Payment due in full by February 1st, 2021

  • Tuition increases to $1100 after February 1st


Banditos can add the Fall Training Option for $200 to train from September – November.


Additional Costs:

USA Cycling License =

Armor / Gear – We have several sponsors that make this very inexpensive. A full setup is less than $200.


Other Info:


  • Competing in races or events is not required, but highly encouraged. There are events for all levels and ability including Enduro, Super D, Downhill, and some dual slalom events.


  • We have awesome sponsors that make this amazing sport more accessible to our athletes. The more we support them, the more they support us.


Commencal Bikes

Level 9

2nd Tracks

Fox / Marzzochi Suspension


Leatt Protection