About Us

Pro Ride is a mountain bike coaching team and a series of core training courses designed by riders, for riders.

“ELITE LEVEL RACERS WITH OVER 10 YEARS COACHING EXPERIENCE EACH, THEY’RE THE GO TO GUYS IF YOU WANT TO IMPROVE.”
MOUNTAIN BIKING UK MAGAZINE APRIL 2014

Our Coaches are fully qualified Mountain Bike Coaches with Mountain Bike Coaching UK (MBCUK), insured with the Association of British Cycling Coaches (ABCC) and First Aid Qualified.

Joe Rafferty

Joe is co-owner of Pro Ride and comes from a Sports Science background. Having personally trained thousands of riders he’s now one of the most experienced coaches in the UK. He’s the training expert for Mountain Biking UK magazine, and recent results like 9th at the 2000-rider mass start Megavalanche in France show he still knows how to handle things at the sharp end.

Coaching Experience – 10 years, full time coach
Qualifications – Mountain Bike Tutor (highest level), Mountain Leader
Riding Credentials – ELITE, 9th MEGAVALANCHE 2014, 4th Rd 1 UK Enduro Champs 2013

Olly Morris

Olly is co-owner of Pro Ride and head coach for the South. He is an elite racer and has qualified to race downhill at World Cup level. He brings a wealth of knowledge to the coaching team drawing on his experience as a professional racer and qualified educational practitioner. He’s known for being easy to get along with and his love for bikes. He competes at the highest level in UK DH and is still wanting more out of his own riding.  He is driven by helping riders of all abilities achieve their riding goals.

Instructional Experience – Full time coach for 3 years
Qualifications – Mountain Bike Tutor (highest level)
Riding Credentials – ELITE

Will Hart

Will has a passion for bikes and travel. Will has recently returned from a winter of riding in New Zealand ready to race at a national level in the UK. Will enjoys working with a variety of people, helping them to progress and have even more fun on their bikes.

Instructional Experience – Coach for 1 year
Qualifications – Mountain Bike Tutor (highest level)
Riding Credentials – ELITE