Our now famous BIG DEMO WEEKEND will be held over the weekend of 11+12 March 2017 at WHEELBASE Lake District, LA8 9LR.

This is the original and biggest mountain bike demo in the UK and brings together 11 of the World’s best MTB manufactures for one big weekend in the Lake District.
120 Mountain bikes to demo on fully guided rides from our store around the stunning Kentmere Valley, fully pre-bookable online at www.bigdemoweekend.co.uk
Everyone is welcome from beginners to seasoned experts. All demo rides need to be booked in advance through this website. The day costs is just £10, an absolute bargain to demo up to 4 bikes in one day, head-to-head and back-to-back.

Demo rides leave at 9.30am, 11.30am, 2.00pm, 4.00pm and last about 1hr 15mins across the rolling terrain of the South Lakes.


“The demo weekend is worth far more than reviews in any bike magazine.” Rick, Chester

3 Skill levels to join:

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert

THE BIG DEMO WEEKEND is always popular and the hot bikes fill-up fast so DO NOT DELAY booking your ride.

SATURDAY 11 MARCH 2017

  • 09.30 DEMO RIDE 1
  • 11.30 DEMO RIDE 2
  • Lunch break
  • 14.00 DEMO RIDE 3
  • 16.00 DEMO RIDE 4 – ‘Free-4-All’ booking.

Book on the day from 1pm, no prior reservations. 1-hour ride.

 

SUNDAY 12 MARCH 2017

  • 10.00 DEMO RIDE 5
  • 12.00 DEMO RIDE 6
  • 14.00 DEMO RIDE 7 with ‘Epic Route’ – ‘Free-4-All’ booking.

Book on the day from 1pm, no prior reservations.

Our now famous BIG DEMO WEEKEND will be held over the weekend of 11+12 March 2017 at WHEELBASE Lake District, LA8 9LR.


how to book

1. Choose your bike and size from the list
2. Choose your day
3. Choose your time slot
4. Choose your skill level
5. £10 payment per day

On the day please arrive 30mins before your ride time. Please bring photo ID such as a Driving License or Passport. While the bike is in your care we will need to retain a credit or debit card plus a completed registration form.

You will receive your card back on the safe return of the demo bike. Please note if the bike is returned damaged you will be charged.

Booking cancellations:
Please note we are happy to refund bookings up to 14 days before the Big Demo Weekend. After this time we are sorry to say booking fees are non-refundable.

Enjoy the ride!