SORRY, ALL OF OUR RIDING ACADEMY CLASSES FOR 2021 ARE FULL

SEE YOU IN SPRING OF 2022!

GREAT RIDERS AREN’T BORN. THEY’RE MADE.

LEARN TO RIDE – OR RIDE BETTER – THE H-D® WAY.

If you’re ready to experience the unique thrill of riding your own motorcycle for the first time, there’s no better place to learn than the New Rider Course at Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy. Experienced riders, take your skills to the next level with the Skilled Rider Course. Available only at Authorized H-D® Dealerships.

NEW RIDER COURSE

WHAT TO EXPECT
When you take a New Rider Course at the Riding Academy you’ll:

  • Learn to ride on a genuine Harley-Davidson® motorcycle.
  • Get in-class and on-range instruction from Motorcycle Safety Foundation® (MSF) and H-D® Certified Coaches.
  • Learn to safely accelerate, shift, brake, and turn, along with maneuvers like controlling skids and surmounting obstacles.
  • Earn an MSF Basic RiderCourseSM Completion Card, which may (varies by state) exempt you from the riding portion of your license exam and score you a discount on motorcycle insurance.

NEW RIDER COURSE

What will I need to register?
You’ll need a valid automobile driver’s license or learner’s permit, and have the ability to ride a bicycle.

Do I need any special gear?
You’ll need to bring the following:

  • A heavy, long-sleeve shirt or jacket
  • Jeans, chaps, or leather pants
  • Over-the-ankle, sturdy footwear
  • Full-fingered gloves
  • A helmet that meets DOT requirements
  • Eyewear

Meet the Coaches

Warren

Warren Young

Riding Academy Manager/Coach

Jacki

Jacki Jensen

Rider Coach

Dick-Granai

Dick Granai

Rider Coach

Irene-Lahr

Irene Lahr

Rider Coach

BobSimpson-1

Bob Simpson

Rider Coach

JohnG

John Gurrieri

Rider Coach

Joe

Joe McMillen

Rider Coach

EddieGrims

Eddie Gaines Jr.

Rider Coach