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Whether you are looking to strengthen your skills, get the basics or just get the VIP experience around the wonderful world of OZ- we’ve got you covered. Women of OZ has a roster of talented certified and fully insured coaches and guides looking to help elevate your riding skills. Berms, drops, jumps and rocks, the land of OZ has them all. Let us be your tour guide.

Private Instruction:

$85/hr -minimum 2 hours (15% off for 2 or more participants)

Trail Guiding:

$65/hr -minimum 2 hours for 1-2 people or $85/hr for 3-4 people. Please contact us if you have 5 or more riders for custom pricing.

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Jess Hana

Jess Hana moved to the area after spending a few years living on the road and now proudly calls Northwest Arkansas home. She loves working with women that have an eagerness to learn and want to take their riding to the next level. She focuses on both skill set and mindset to help women feel more confident on the bike so you have more fun on the trail.

  • PMBIA Level 1
  • CPR & First Aid
  • World Ride VP Board of Directors
  • Cosmic Dirt Ambassador

Kelsey Miller

Kelsey Miller is a Bentonville native and has worked actively on getting women and girls on bikes in NWA for about 10 years. She enjoys teaching all levels of women, whether just starting out or looking to take the next big step into high levels of riding. She’s a strong believer in not taking yourself too seriously, on and off the bike.

  • BICP MTB certified Level 2
  • Bentonville Little Bellas Lead
  • CPR & First Aid
  • WOZ Education Committee Member
  • Former NICA Coach Supporter

Becci Neal

Not only does Becci love to mountain bike, she has a passion for helping others to love biking too. Whether it’s through teaching elementary children to bike in her PE classes, doing Bike Train to and from school with her students, coaching NICA, leading flagship rides & teaching clinics for Women of OZ, or just riding with friends, young and old, Becci loves it all!

  • BICP Level 1 & 2 certified
  • PMBIA Level 1
  • NICA Level 3 Coach
  • NICA Coach Supporter
  • CPR and WFA certified
  • Former Little Bellas Mentor
  • FAST TAP Adopter
  • Co-Owner Mojo Cycling

Ashley Patterson

Ashley Patterson has been riding or racing for over 12 years. She loves coaching a little bit of everything, but one of her favorite things to coach is probably the one thing right outside your comfort zone! Her mission is to give the tools to help achieve personal goals, and laugh along the way.

  • BICP MTB certified Level 1
  • PMBIA Level 1
  • Little Bellas Mentor
  • Bike Fitter
  • Certified Bike Mechanic
  • WOZ Founding Board Member and Education Director

Jessica Rockson

Jessica Rockson enjoys challenging herself and helping others do the same. She believes facing fears and the difficult things in life creates room for growth and resilience. She enjoys teaching clinics to help ladies build confidence so they can enjoy their time on the bike and continue to challenge themselves.

  • PMBIA Level 1
  • BICP MTB certified Level 1
  • CPR & First Aid certified
  • NICA Level 2 Coach
  • FAST TAP adopter

Sasha Smith

Sasha enjoys spending as much time as possible in the dirt. She is passionate about mountain biking and is convinced riding will put anyone in a good mood. Her goal is to help students face their fears in a healthy way and build confidence as they encounter different challenges throughout their mountain biking journey. She loves seeing women progress as they put in the effort to do so.

  • BICP Level 1
  • PMBIA Level 1
  • CPR & First Aid Certified
  • WOZ Director of Programming
  • Ambassador for Bike Shop Joe’s

Suzie Douglas

Susie Douglas is the founder of Down 2 Bike Project, a mountain bike coaching and bike advocacy consulting company. “My goal is to instill enough confidence and adventurous spirit in riders so that wherever they go, they’ll be able to do it on wheels.”

Susie is a Level 2 certified mountain bike instructor through BICP (Bicycle Instructor Certification Program), experienced bikepacker, former Bell Joy Ride Ambassador, wildland firefighter, and antarctic explorer.

Private Instruction: $85/hr -minimum 2 hours (15% off for 2 or more participants)

Trail Guiding: $65/hr -minimum 2 hours for 1-2 people or $85/hr for 3-4 people. Please contact us if you have 5 or more riders for custom pricing.

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Cancellation policy for WOZ Privates: We understand things happen, WOZ will happily refund all cancellations on private lessons up until 48hrs from the scheduled date of lesson. *Merchant processing fees will apply. Once within the 48-hour window, lessons may be rescheduled or transferred, refunds will not be honored. Day of cancellation fees will have a $50 cancellation charge.

Private Mountain Bike Lessons for Women Bentonville AR | Women’s MTB Lessons | Women of Oz NWA

Women Led Private MTB Lessons

At Women Of OZ, our mission is to create a welcoming and non-intimidating environment for all individuals who identify as women, regardless of background or skill level. The beauty of who we are, is we come from all backgrounds, races, beliefs, workplaces, lifestyles, and experiences, but at the end of the day, we love to ride together. Our mission is to get more women on mountain bikes because we believe biking is the best way to facilitate community and fun experiences. And we want you to be a part of these private mountain bike lessons in Bentonville AR, with us! We are always learning and growing, and hope you join our community and help us become more inclusive to all individuals.
Bentonville is a city in Arkansas known as the birthplace of Walmart. Downtown’s Walmart Museum includes founder Sam Walton’s original five-and-dime store. Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art displays work from the colonial era to the present. Its sprawling grounds include forest trails, sculpture gardens, and waterside pavilions. The Scott Family Amazeum offers hands-on science and art exhibits.
Driving Directions to Bentonville, AR from Northwest Arkansas National Airport:
Follow Airport Blvd to Regional Ave
4 min (1.0 mi)
Continue on Regional Ave. Take AR-12 E/SW Regional Airport Blvd to NW J St in Bentonville
18 min (11.4 mi)
Follow NW 2nd St to N Main St
3 min (0.9 mi)
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Neighborhoods in Bentonville AR:
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