Motorcycle Adventure Riding Courses - Learn how to ride off the beaten track

Adventure Riding Courses

Adventure Riding Courses

Adventure Riding is a combination of all motorcycle riding styles and can take you into some of the most breathtaking scenery around the world.

It involves everything from tarseal & gravel roads to mountain passes, forestry roads, trails & goat tracks, which requires a mix of road riding, enduro and trail riding techniques.

These courses are designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge to cope with the challenges Adventure riding can present so you can tackle any situation. This training course incorporates a mix of environments that include Gravel, Forestry & Dry Clay terrain

You will also learn more about your own capabilities and your bikes', which will help you to get the most out of your Adventure riding experience in a safe, smart and enjoyable way.

These courses are suitable for the following riding levels:

  • Novice
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate

Type of bike required:

  • Dual purpose bike
  • Trail or Adventure bike

Not suitable for pure road bikes - if unsure - please ask us

Note: Bikes must be road registered as course includes riding on some public roads

What will you learn?

This day will focus on these key fundamental offroad riding techniques on gravel roads

Body Position

  • Rider assessment
  • Correct Sitting & Standing positions
  • Adjust Bars

Hands and Feet

  • Hand & Foot positions
  • Adjustment of controls
  • Clutch control


  • Brake Control
  • Clutch & throttle control


  • Correct Braking on loose surfaces- Seated & Standing


  • Correct Turning - Seated & Standing


  • Footpeg elements
  • Un-weighting
  • Body Language

Gravel Roads

  • Line Choice
  • Braking and accelerating
  • Cornering & cambers

Climbs & Descents

  • Braking up the road
  • Uphill standing & seated
  • Downhill standing & seated

Turning on Hills

  • How to turn your bike around on a hill

Picking Bike up

  • The correct technique to get your bike back on its wheels


Adventure Riding
MITAS E-09/E-10
DOT approved square patterned BIG-BIKE adventure tyre. Suitable for big bike rides and Safari rides.

Trail/Adventure Riding
MITAS C 18 - C19.
DOT approved full knobbly tyres. Great for trail-adventure rides and multi day guided rides.

Gravel Roads
Grooved tyres like this are only suitable for gravel roads or in very dry conditions.
These tyres are the minimum for this Pro Rider training course

Gift Vouchers

Gift  Vouchers

Buy a Gift Voucher for someone you care about - this could be the most valuable gift you can give some one you love.

Gift Vouchers available for:

  • Basic Handling Skills-Learner Licence
  • Road Rider Training Days
  • Adventure Riding Courses
  • 1 on 1 Coaching Sessions

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Vouchers are valid for 6 months from date of purchase

Sorry there are no courses scheduled at present, please check back at a later date.

"A big thank you to the Prorider team and especially Howard and Karel for giving me the opportunity to gain much needed motorcycle handling skills. I had a fantastic day and gained a huge leap in confidence in my ability to handle my new bike. Rest assured I will be back for further skills enhancement in the not too distant future."

Paul M

""I did my first circuit course with ProRider as a learner and followed up with a second one on my Restricted. I am now on my Ducati and riding regularly with a group; and having fun with the people I met on the course. Great training, great contacts, great community". "

SuzyM, Auckland

"The training has already improved my slow turning control and definitely improved my confidence in tight high speed turns. Just need more practice now!"

J Winter - Auckland

"I did a track day for woman and have I found I paid attention to what I was doing on the bike, and even things I do subconsciously, I'm noticing doing them more and trying slightly different things to improve. I started enjoying riding again (not so much the boring commute to work) and sunshine does always help with that, as it can be miserable in the rain"

Michelle Z, Auckland

"Clear and concise feedback and the instructors made you feel comfortable through the whole course."

Warren P - Auckland

"Karel and her team of tutors are amazing. Not only in highlighting the critical aspects of bike riding , but also extremely professional in looking after the individual needs of all of the riders, especially when there were so many of us during the course, with such diverse riding skill sets."

D Mistry - Auckland

"Am an experienced rider already, but found that it was good to go over techniques, riding style, bad habits etc and simply to get out and ride with others on the open road rather than just the daily commute to improve skills."

G Black - Auckland

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