ZEP started the first PMBI instructor courses in Whistler, back in 2006. Today, the PMBIA is the world’s largest and most recognized mountain bike instructor certification system. PMBIA is the chosen certification for the major bike parks and coaching companies around the world, including Whistler Bike Park.
As developers of the Professional Mountain Bike Instructors Association (PMBIA) Certifications and Directors of the PMBI Association, ZEP has played a key role in establishing and improving the finest teaching practices and instructor certifications, within mountain biking. Thats why you want to train with ZEP!
For more info on the PMBIA, how to register, the different levels of certification, course content, dates and pricing, please visit www.pmbia.org.
I've been working with Paul for a couple years but the critical turning point for me was the first day, first lap. I was following Paul and somehow, I swear without looking back, he had already picked out the major tweak in my cornering technique that had been derailing me for years. It's been great to work with a real coach, with such an understanding of the fundamentals that he can recognize a small element like that and then help me to build on it and not the more common " watch me, here's how to corner.Grant Hvidos