Training Courses Offered at the Sabie Valley Academy
The Introduction to Adventure Riding Course is a theory and riding course aimed at the rider new to off-road motorcycling. The course covers the principle theories of off-road riding; and basic skills riding exercises such as body position, vision, balance, use of controls and emergency braking.
The Intermediate Adventure Riding Course caters for riders that have completed the Level 1 Introduction Course. Re-capping exercises presented on the Introduction Course in more difficult terrain. In addition long climbs & descents, ruts, jumping an obstacle and introduction to sand riding are some of the exercises that make up this level 2 course.
The Advanced Adventure Riding Course is aimed at the rider that has completed the Level 1 & 2 Courses and has mastered off-road riding; and wants to further his riding skills to an advanced level. Skills taught include brake and power drift, advance sand riding, riding across a slope and motorcycle recovery on steep climbs and descents.
The Expert Adventure Riding Experience SAND Experience – long weekend away in Kosi Bay, KZN. Participants get comprehensive training in sand riding and the opportunity to hone their sand riding skills with a qualified instructor on hand.
Defensive Road Riding Course is aimed at the rider who wants to improve safety & skills for riding on public roads. Beginner, lady & experienced riders are all welcome on any type of road legal motorcycle (you do not need to ride a BMW). Lessons covered include slow speed balance, U-turns, swerve & braking, throttle control, vision, road placement & emergency braking.