Gear List: (Sweetlines students get a discount at Element Cycles in Redmond)

  • Mountain Bike
    • Do an A, B, C, Quick Check
      • A = Air – 20 PSI
      • B = Brakes – hand brakes (no coaster brakes, back pedaling brakes), be sure brakes work
      • C = Chain – should be lubed once a week to prevent rusting
      • Quick = Quick Releases – snug
    • No kick stands (dangerous for riding trails)
  • Helmet
    • Must be a CPSC certified bike helmet
  • Flat Pedals
    • no clipless pedals please
    • Deity pedals available to demo
  • Shoes
    • Closed-toed, flat soled shoes
    • Skate style work better than running shoes
    • Five Ten shoes available to demo – text me your size
  • Pads
    • Knee and elbow pads
    • G-Forms available to borrow
  • Gloves – mandatory
  • Sunscreen
  • Bugspray
  • Water
    • Electrolyte drink recommended
    • A small hydration pack or water bottle recommended
  • Backpack
    • To carry supplies
    • Inner tube, patch kit, pump, tools, etc
  • Medical (as needed)
    • EPI pen – must be carried by rider at all times
    • Inhaler – must be carried by rider at all times