This is the best motorcycle industry idea of 2017. Rich Oliver Offers the App-Generation a Chance Build & Ride Motorcycle

https://www.richoliver.org/products/kids-ride-and-wrench-camp


Rich Oliver (r) talks with Ducati rider Mat Mladin in 1997.

This is the best motorcycle industry idea of 2017. Here is a link to Rich’s site which has more info on this special class. –DFA

This just in from Rich Oliver

Rich Oliver Announces a Special Event for the kids!
 
Kids learn to Ride and Wrench during a Two-Day Off-Road Motorcycle Camp!

When: July 15 -16 
Times: 9 am – 4:30 pm each day
Who: Youth ages 10-18
Where: Rich Oliver’s Mystery School, Prather, CA
 
On the first day, students will learn to safely ride a Yamaha Dirt Bike on our 13 acre off-road facility. At the end of the day, they will clean and lubricate their motorcycle so it will be ready to ride again the following day. They will also learn how to load and unload their motorcycle in the back of a pick-up truck.
 
When students arrive on the second day, they will have a hands-on experience as they assemble a Yamaha motorcycle! They will learn about proper torque settings and use all the metric tools required to install these parts on the sample bike:
 
  • Front forks
  • Rear shock
  • Front and rear wheels
  • Front brake assembly
    Rear brake assembly
  • Air filter and cover
  • Fenders and side covers
  • Fuel tank and seat
 
Once their sample Yamaha is fully assembled, the class will start the bike and Rich will check their work by taking it on a test ride. After the bike is checked out and their mechanical work is approved, the kids are allowed to ride their previously cleaned and prepped motorcycle’s until the end of the day on Sunday!
 
 
Enrollment includes the students Yamaha, plus dirt bike riding gear, lunch, snacks and plenty of water each day.
 
Class size is limited to eight (8) students and the cost is $499.00.
 
No Cell Phones

Students will be asked to leave all of their electronics in our shop and may only access it during the lunch break and after the class.

 
Hands-On Training

Learn now how to use tools and read the metric system to build confidence in fixing your motorcycle, car and household items in your future.

 
Ride, Ride and Ride!

Motorcycle riding is a great way to learn and understand engines, throttle and braking skills that also can transfer into how to safely operate and drive a car. 

 
https://www.richoliver.org/products/kids-ride-and-wrench-camp
 


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