more flow, more fun

We have all been out on the trails and having the ride of our lives when all of a sudden a tight switchback corner arrives to spoil our day. This little corner just shatters our confidence and with frustration we stop the bike, hope off and walk around. The whole time we say to ourselves “next time i won’t hesitate, next time i wont stop, next time i won’t……..”

The EPIC switchback training weekend is there to build up your confidence and technique step by step so there won’t be a next time.

The course is lead by experienced Swiss Cycling instructors that have the knowledge and understanding of what it takes to ride the perfect switchback.

The price is for the course only. Accommodation is not included. Please contact EPIC for suggestions.


Starting out slow on flat terrain we combine the correct movements with training cones until we are ready to move to the next step. Practise makes perfect and when ready we head to the skills centre which provides us with plenty of options to put our new skills to the test.


  • Meeting point Epic Shop Priva Alpine Lodge
  • 9 am. – 4 pm.
  • Meeting and Welcome
  • Cockpit – and Bike Check
  • Development of the most important movement sequences
  • Exercises for the individual movement sequences
  • Lunch Break
  • Combining the individual motion sequences
  • Exercise tour 1 with focus on trail use
  • Photo and Video feedback

Today is trail day as you ride some of your instructors favourite trails to put your new switchback skills into practise. You will be constantly coached and your technique refined through out the day so you leave the course knowing what to do “next time….”


  • Meeting point Epic Shop Priva Alpine Lodge
  • 9 am. – ca. 3 pm.
  • Repeating the contents of day 1
  • Consolidation and practice of the techniques with sharp turns on the practice trail
  • Lunch Break
  • Exercise Tour 2: Focus > Sweeping with narrow radius, in which you can practice
  • Photo and video feedback
  • Feedback & Saying goodbye

This course is aimed at the intermediate biker that has a willingness to learn and take their riding to the next level. You have to be confidant on intermediate single trails with a moderate level of fitness to be able to spend the whole day on the bike. We will take full advantage of the Lenzerheide lift system to get us to the top of the trails.


  • Tour-Bike 
  • Cross Country
  • All Mountain
  • Enduro
  • E-Bike

flat pedals recommended

  • Accommodation is not included in the course but we recommend the following biker hotels.
  • Our tip: Choose a bike hotel with cable car tickets
  • Included in the course
  • 2 days with a Swiss Cycling Instructor
  • Video analyses directly on the trail
  • Photos to remember
  • New skills to take your riding the the next level
  • Good times and great memories
  • Maximum 8 persons per instructor
  • The mountain railway ticket is not included
  • Weather appropriate clothing

Bike Rental

A great advantage for Epic guests is our very own sports shop located in the PRIVÀ Alpine Lodge, Lenzerheide. We have the lastest Trek & Early Rider bikes for all ages and abilities.

Your Epic team is more than happy to make the necessary reservations to make you time in Lenzerheide as stress free as possible.

Sit back and relax, Epic will take care of it


Rental Price List

+41 81 382 06 06 (PRIVÀ menu option 3)


The Epic Shop partners

All Mountain Sports

Activ Sport

Next Courses

Switchback Coaching Course Lenzerheide with an optional guiding day on Monday.  

2 days course saturday & Sunday CHF 195

3 days course Saturday, Sunday and Monday CHF 290

Switchback Coaching Course Lenzerheide


2 days course saturday & sunday CHF 195

weitere Informationen

Reservierungen, Zahlung, Stornierung und Sicherheitsrichtlinien

  • Das Liftticket ist nicht im Preis inklusive.
  • Reservationen werden nur garantiert, wenn der volle Betrag im Voraus bezahlt wurde.
  • Die Anmeldung gilt als bestätigt wenn das Anmeldeformular ausgefüllt und Unterschrieben zurückgesendet wurde.
  • Sicherheit steht bei uns an erster Stelle, daher setzen wir einen Fullface Helm und Protektoren voraus. Ebenso MTB’s mit Scheibenbremsen. Wenn die Ausrüstung ungenügend ist, hat EPIC Bike das Recht den Teilnehmer abzuweisen.
  • Bei einer Stornierung 14 – 7 Tage vor Kursbeginn werden 50% des Gesamtpreises in Rechnung gestellt.
  • 6 – 0 Tage vor vor Kursbeginn werden 100% des Gesamtpreises in Rechnung gestellt.
  • Mountainbiken wird als Risikosportart eingestuft. EPIC Bike GmbH ist nicht haftbar für Unfälle oder Verletzungen.
  • Versicherung ist Sache des Teilnehmers oder der Erziehungsberechtigten.
  • EPIC Bike GmbH übernimmt keine Haftung für Schäden/Verluste an Velo oder persönlichen Gegenständen.
  • Eine Kursabsage oder Verschiebung durch Ereignisse wie höhere Gewalt auf welche EPIC Bike GmbH keinen Einfluss hat, wird über eine Rückerstattung des Kursgeldes im einzelnen Fall geprüft.
  • Kann ein/e Teilnehmer/in den Kurs nicht antreten aufgrund von Krankheit oder Unfall, kann eine Rückerstattung des Kursgeldes beantragt werden. EPIC Bike kann ein ärztliches Zeugnis verlangen.


2 day switchback course
  • 9am - 4pm
  • x. - x. July
    x. - x. August
    x. - x. Oktober
3 day switchback course
  • 9am - 4pm
  • x. - x. July
    x. - x. August
    x. - x. Oktober

Switchback private course

Private switchback course are also available for individuals or private groups. Contact EPIC and let start planning your private switchback weekend. Accommodation packages available with a private course.


per hour
  • minimum 2 hours
half day
  • 9 - 12am or 1 - 4pm
full day
  • 9am - 4pm

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