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Introduction to On-Road Riding

Quick Overview

The City TRAX team is looking forward to welcoming you to one of our training venues which has been selected to comply with the high standards of City TRAX, considered to be the benchmark of off-road and on-road motorcycle training in South Africa.  
The academy is headed by Jan ´Staal´ du Toit who started the academy in 2000 and who has since developed a curriculum for courses which is adapted for our South African conditions. City TRAX is jointly operated and managed by a team of  2 instructors.  They are BMW internationally certified instructors under the watchful eye of Jan du Toit.  Needless to say, they comply with the national high standard of the academy.
After meeting everyone over a cup of coffee, the course kicks off with some necessary theory, thereafter practical tuition and plenty of riding on specially prepared training facilities to safely teach you different techniques in a safe environment. It is an intensive course and we recommend you arrive well rested and hydrated - start drinking water the previous day, even if its cold and wet.
This 1 day course is designed to teach you the basic on-road techniques for all on-road and adventure bikes.   
Some key elements covered in the course:
• Basic theory
• Balancing the bike
• Clutch Control (Pulling away and gear change)
• Throttle and clutch control
• The correct body position on the bike
• Basic on-road riding skills
•  Emergency braking techniques
DURATION: 1 Day. 08:00 sharp until  +-16:00 (All training days are scheduled Monday's - Sunday's)
VENUE: Zwartkops Raceway, R55 Road, Pretoria West, 0183
FEE: R1450 per rider (applicable to scheduled dates)  
INCLUDED: Tuition, coffee at arrival, light lunch, refreshments x3, certification & loads of fun!
EXCLUDED: Fuel, insurance, use of a bike and anything not stated as included above.
INTENDED FOR: The course was originally intended for on-road training of any brand and size!
Tip: Ride a bicycle regularly prior to attendance, its helps you to master balance easier.