Shaums with over 2 decades of experience in the Mountain Bike industry, started his career as a downhill racer who worked his way up to the top of the professional rankings with factory team sponsors such a Schwinn bicycles and Red Bull. Throughout his career, Shaums was able to reach the podium at the US Nationals, World championships and multiple Red Bull events leading him into movies and commercial and magazines.
But nothing fills his love for the sport like coaching does, when Shaums started coaching he found the satisfaction he had been searching for. Coaching is very natural for Shaums and since making the switch from racer to coach he has helped many riders reach and win National championships, World championships, and Red Bull events. Shaums has been thriving in the world of coaching for 22 years he has the eye for breaking down skills and body movement analysis.
While established in his career in online marketing, Tal has been riding for over a decade and found his passion for the sport of Mountain biking and coaching. Taking the leap into the business of coaching and guiding, over the past 8 years Tal has worked to master his techniques. In 2014 started his online video education to share his knowledge and grow the mountain bike community in Israel. Tal has grown his Coaching and Guiding Company “SabaBike” to be one of the most established and experienced companies in Israel to date and has hosted the first BICP level 2 course in Israel
Shaums and Tal have been working on MBTC for over a year and are excited to share what they believe is the best online coaching resource for mountain bike riders.