Arrive Alive

On Track Riding Experience

Road Safety and Training for Motorcyclists

On Track Riding Experience [OTRE]…a proud initiative brought to you by m Cubed and SA Biking Academy. The foundation of this idea was built on the wish to get motorcyclists off the road, out of harms way, and onto the track, experiencing the full power of the motorbike in a controlled and much safer environment. As a company who is involved in Risk Management, m Cubed felt strongly about encouraging safer riding practices while using SA Biking academy as a partner that will be doing the actual training on the track.

SA Biking Academy was established more than 10 years ago by Clinton Pienaar who holds multiple championship titles in Super Bike Racing. SA Biking hosts over 50 events a year, on tracks through out South Africa. All events are treated with professionalism and include trained medical personal and professional instructors. These instructors are there to teach people the correct way to handle motorcycles on a race track. Contrary to popular belief, track riding is not only for professional riders but also for those people who enjoy riding motorbikes and respect the speed that these machines are created to deliver.

The vision for OTRE is to introduce people to track riding. We want people to understand that there is a lot of fun to be had in track racing, a lot more so than on the unsafe South African roads. We cater for complete novices as well as competent riders and introduce them to safer ways in which to enjoy biking. There is no age requirement - we believe that one is never too young or too old to learn new things.

How it works!

First Time Track Users: An average day begins at 08h00 at Kyalami Race Track with an in depth classroom session covering the basics of track riding. The class is then split 4 students to 1 instructor. The instructor takes the group around the track, allowing them to familiarizing themselves with the track and the lines that are followed. Thereafter everyone goes back to the classroom for some more theory. The following practical session covers counter steering and braking, then putting that into practice on the track. By the end of the day, students would have completed 6 track sessions, some time in which to ride on their own and find comfort on the bike, ending off with the handing out of certificates.

Join Us!
In order to book your spot in this experience, contact us on bookings@otre.co.za or call Carlos Calha on 011 677 7500.

Pricing:

Full Day – R1000.00
For those who have never been on a race track before.
This includes:

  • All theory and practical lessons 
  • Personal interaction with a professional instructor 
  • Additional riding equipment 
  • A fully serviced, track ready motorbike with fuel. 
  • Certificate of attendance

Half Day – R600.00
For those who are familiar with track riding
This includes:

  • Personal interaction with a professional instructor 
  • Additional riding equipment 
  • A fully serviced, track ready motorbike with fuel.

Click here for the OTRE Brochure

Also visit the following sections:

Loading...

Search Road Safety Articles

Latest Pages

Eating behind the Steering Wheel and Distracted Driving

Eating behind the Steering Wheel and Distracted Driving

Introduction The first thought for most on distracted driving is about texting while driving and drunk driving. Eating while driving is, however, one of the most common forms of distracted driving. With a fast-paced modern life and drivers rushing from one responsibility to another fast food and

Read More

Roadside Litter, Environmental Protection and Road Safety

Roadside Litter, Environmental Protection and Road Safety

Introduction South Africa is a beautiful country and one of the best places for a road trip. Sadly, too many road users are guilty of spoiling its beauty when they litter from their vehicles. Litter does not only reflect badly on our community but comes at a terrible cost with a far-reaching impact

Read More

Healthy Eating, Driver Fitness and Safer Driving

Healthy Eating, Driver Fitness and Safer Driving

Driver error is one of the major contributors to vehicle crashes. It is not only the reckless disregard for the rules of the road through speeding and impaired driving that we need to be concerned about, but also other factors such as driver fatigue/ tiredness, distracted driving and our failure to remain

Read More

Avoiding Distractions whilst Driving

Avoiding Distractions whilst Driving

Introduction It is important to stay alert at all times – and to act with extreme caution when climbing behind the steering wheel of a vehicle. Not only does the driver have to avoid distractions – but passengers have to ensure that they are not the cause of such distractions. To

Read More

Clearing the Scene of a Road Crash

Clearing the Scene of a Road Crash

Once a road crash has occurred, many different services arrive on the scene with a wide variety of activities taking place. The first hour after an accident is called the Golden Hour – physicians say seriously injured car crash victims need to reach comprehensive medical care within 60 minutes

Read More

Accident Scene Safety and Paramedics

Accident Scene Safety and Paramedics

Paramedics and Safety at the Scene of a Road Crash Paramedics and emergency personnel are often the first people on an accident scene. The first hour after an accident is called the Golden Hour – physicians say seriously injured car crash victims need to reach comprehensive medical care within

Read More

Load More Pages

Partners

View All