Rider Training is a
combination of parking lot training, road speed training (the
skills can be very different), and Traffic Skills & Perception
Training. Give yourself a great gift and take some training:
1) Parking Lot Training
- Riders learn to safely operate their motorcycles at slow to moderate
speeds without traffic. This is definitely the place to start and then
continue to improve your riding skills.
Motorcycle Safety Foundation
- Rider Course Info
Motorcycle Safety Foundation
- Rider Course locator for all states,
Motorcycle School -
Ayer, Seekonk, N. Andover MA, and Tyngsboro/Nashua - Riding Courses
Central Mass. Safety Council, Inc - learn to ride a motorcycle
Streetwise Cycle School - Boston, MA
- Riding Courses
Riding in the Zone Advanced Parking Lot Course - one-day advanced
parking lot course that introduces techniques that most “experienced”
riders do not possess. This course covers advanced skills to increase
safety and confidence.
Control Advanced Riding Clinic (ARC) - Lee Parks Course based on
his great books. The course is taught at two levels and teaches you
more advanced riding skills than most parking lot courses.
Ride Like a
Pro - The training course and videos are very good for slow speed
(8-12 mph) parking lot skills.
Mass Motorcycle School - Tyngsboro/Nashua
2) Road Speed Training
- Riders learn to safely operate their motorcycles at moderate to
quick speeds without car traffic. Observation of your riding technique
by professionals is very helpful. This is definitely the place to hone
technical riding skills that are needed at road speeds.
Non-Sportbike On-Track Training Days - Classroom instruction and
supervised track riding for riders of cruisers, tourers, adventure
bikes, and sport tourers.
Riding In the
Zone Personal Training - Personal and Group Training Tours in
Western Massachusetts and Vermont.
Days - Practice your skills on the track and receive both
classroom and on-track training
Riding Academy - On street and on track courses
3) Traffic Skills &
Perception Training - Riders learn to better anticipate
trouble and make better decisions in a real life riding environment.
Observation of your riding by a professional is very helpful. This is
definitely the place to to hone your traffic skills & perception at
Riding in the Zone Group Training Tours - Stayin' Safe -
On the street rider
training tours featuring
the nationally recognized Stayin’ Safe Advanced Rider Training Program
offered by Ken Condon.
Advanced Rider Training - On the street rider training
featuring the nationally
recognized Stayin’ Safe Advanced Rider Training Program.
Dual Sport Off Road
Training - Riders learn dual sport and off-road techniques so
they can safely combine moderate off-road riding with street riding."
Riding in the Zone Dual Sport Training - On the street rider training
Books & Videos for
Learning to Ride Better - Reading good riding books and
watching good videos can help supplement good training.
Books & Videos - Books and videos recommended by fellow New