Downhill & Enduro Mountain Biking with Eliot Jackson + Special Guest Bernard Kerr

Taught by:
Online Videos
Multiple Resources
Live Webinar and Q&A
One-on-One Mentorship

Take your mountain biking to the next level with expert instruction and pro tips from two of the most experienced riders in the world, Eliot Jackson and Bernard Kerr.

Eliot Jackson and Bernard Kerr are two of the of the most popular personalities in mountain biking, and it isn't hard to see why. Both have a ton of experience riding at the most elite level in the sport: the Downhill World Cup Series. Eliot is a Red Bull TV commentator and Bernard has won Red Bull Hardline 3 times 🤯. Eliot rides for Santa Cruz and Bernard rides for Pivot. Oh yeah, Eliot and Bernard are best of friends. One of our favorite parts of this course is the to see the friendly banter back and forth. We think you're in for a real treat.

What you're going to learn:

  • How to dial in your bike for optimal trail performance
  • How to master various biking skills like line selection, turning, berms, etc.
  • Training and fitness exercises for mountain biking
  • Tips on taking your riding to the next level and even scoring sponsorships
  • And much more (see course contents above for full syllabus👆🏼)

Course Introduction

Course Sample

Course Introduction and Meet Your Instructor

Get an overview of what you'll learn in the course and get to know your instructors Eliot Jackson and Bernard Kerr.

Getting Your Bike Dialed

Personalizing your bike setup, setting up your bike, the difference between downhill and enduro bikes, and insights from a World Cup bike mechanic.

Recommended Gear

Helmet, clothing, pads, shades - you gotta stay safe and be steezy 😉

Mastering Different Types of Terrain

Berms, Jumps, Drops, and a case study on flying high and nailing whips on big jumps.

It's All About the Skills

Turning, Line Selection, Breaking, Wheelies, Bunny Hops, Scrubs - you name it we got you covered!

Finding Your Mountain Biking Community

You gotta find your peeps, here's a few resources.

Trail Etiquette and Safety

Don't be a jerk! Plus risk management and safety tips.

Training for Mountain Biking

You gotta be fit to maximize your fun. We'll cover common misconceptions, body weight exercises, and more.

Tips on How to Get Into Racing and Getting Sponsored

If you want to take it to the next level, we'll give you the inside scoop.


Eliot's love for the sport is contagious and adds to the relatable of the course. His years of experience and infectious smile draw you into the class and make the time fly by. Throughout the series, he shared extensive knowledge of mountain biking, from basic techniques to advanced maneuvers. His clear and concise explanations made it easy for viewers of all skill levels to follow along. Overall, I highly recommend Crux Academy's video series to mountain biking enthusiasts. The host's engaging personality and Crux Academy's expert knowledge of the sport make for a truly enjoyable and informative experience.

Matt I.

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