These exciting new workshops, presented by 7stanes, Visit Scotland and Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland (DMBinS) and in partnership with local destination marketing groups, Tweed Valley Tourist Consortium and Destination Dumfries & Galloway are ideal for those who run a tourism business or a cycling business and want to grow their business and attract more visitors.
Scotland boasts one of the most accessible and extensive networks of mountain biking routes in the world – the International Mountain Biking Association rates Scotland as a mountain biking “Global Superstar”. Nearly 12 million people in the UK alone, own a mountain bike
Mountain biking is already worth £119 million to the Scottish economy, and it’s set to grow by 30% in the next 5 years. This workshop, based on the acclaimed Mountain Biking Tourism in Scotland Guide, will explain the market opportunity, allow you to hear from those who are already succeeding in this niche market, and stimulate your thinking as to what this means for your business in an Innovation session.
Dates & Venues:
Wednesday 29th January 2014, Kirroughtree Visitor Centre – Book online now.
Thursday 6th February 2014, Glentress Peel Centre – Book online now.
Time: 09.30am – 1.00pm. Followed by a one-hour taster session on the trails.
Price: £20 per person Includes – Lunch, light refreshments, car parking and all equipment for taster session included (if necessary)
DISCOUNT PRICE: £15pp if your business is a member of Tweed Valley Tourist Consortium, Destination Dumfries & Galloway or Newcastleton Business Development Group. Get in touch with your DMO to get your promotional code.
Please note places are limited – book your place today.