Roadcraft / Defensive Course

If you're looking to further develop your riding skills and gain a greater appreciation for you and your motorcycle's capabilities, look no further than the Roadcraft / Defensive riding Course from The Motorcycle Riding School.
Our Roadcraft Course examines the art of being smooth, correct cornering and braking for the road on a closed course circuit, breaking it down into its components and teaching how best to apply steering, peg pressure, clutch and throttle inputs; along with body posture, bike position and riding line to name a few.

As a rider, you'll know that the environment plays a significant part in riding, especially cornering. You'll learn how best to assess the road condition, vanishing points camber, elevation.
As a rider, you'll know that sometimes things don't go to plan; so to be as prepared as possible, we've incorporated a section to Defensive Riding.

You'll learn the Rider-Bike-Terrain model; three key elements that intersect to form an ideal riding scenario. You'll learn how to best handle a scenario where one or more of those factors aren't up to par, like when a corner (terrain) is interrupted by an obstacle, spill or other road users. We highlight riding to your abilities, reaction times, over / under-reacting, in a fun, supportive and informative environment.

Course Details:

  • Full 1-Day Course (typically 7:30 am - 4:00pm)
  • Open to all riders looking to develop their skills from Learners to Advanced.
  • Closed, purpose built course.
  • Must provide your own motorcycle and riding gear for this course.

Course Specifics

  • Cornering
  • Slow riding (making you a smoother rider)
  • Posture
  • Riding Line
  • Reading the corner
  • Braking – ABS/Threshold
  • Reaction Times
  • Demonstrations
  • Rider-Bike-Terrain Principles
  • Cornering Interruptions
  • Rider Influences
  • Over / Under-Reacting
  • Riding To Your Abilities
  • Defensive Riding Attitudinal strategies

Course Duration: 7 Hours
Course Cost: $299 (morning coffee and lunch included)
Course Location: Mobility Centre of Excellence, 1753-1799 Mount Cotton Rd, Cornubia QLD 4130

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