3-Day Adventure Riding School


Day 1 - Novice School:

  • Motorcycle Dynamics
  • Adjusting the Motorcycle to the Rider
  • Balance Exercise
  • Proper lifting of a downed Motorcycle
  • Rider Position on the Motorcycle for off-road
  • Enduro Steering
  • Warm-up on Motorcycle drill
  • Slow Riding
  • Riding in a circle
  • Navigating Figure-8's with balance & clutch control
  • Proper riding technique for Washboards
  • Proper body position for Camel Humps
  • Proper foot peg weighing for Ruts
  • Emergency stopping on a hill

Day 2 - Intermediate School:

  • Review of the basic skills taught in Novice
  • Warm-up on Motorcycle drill
  • Slow Riding by mastering clutch, brake & throttle control
  • Proper riding technique for Washboards
  • Proper body position for Camel Humps
  • Proper foot peg weighing for Ruts
  • Proper riding techniques for riding in Mud
  • Proper riding techniques for riding in Sand
  • How to properly execute Water Crossings
  • Emergency stopping on a Hill
  • Steep Hill Descents
  • Rock Bed Crossings
  • Avoiding/Anticipating/Maneuvering Trail Obstacles

Day 3 - Advanced School:

  • Review of the basic skills & warm-up
  • The use of brakes and how ABS & non-ABS affects stopping
  • Rider position when handling huge descents
  • Reading terrain and picking proper line choices before attempting obstacles
  • Using side hilling techniques to traverse steep hills and mountains
  • Recovery techniques in sand, mud, water
  • Using GPS and breaking trail
  • Identifying riding pace and learning the signs of fatigue
  • Proper nutrition and training tips
  • In-field repairs when stranded on the trail miles from anywhere
  • Proper machinery preparation before you leave


Tuition for 3 Day School is $885


© Wendy Northrup 2012