September 16, BikeSafe NC Rider Skills Day

  • Status: Closed
  • Location: Concord - Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office 7th Floor Training Room (Google Map)
  • Address: 30 Corban Ave SE, Concord, NC 28025
  • Host Agency: Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office
  • Date: Saturday September 16, 2017
  • Start Time: 8:45 AM sharp
  • Registration Deadline: Monday September 11, 2017
BikeSafe Rider Skills Days involve background information and training related to 5 areas:
  • Motorcycle Control (Covers Acceleration, Braking, Clutch Control, and Smoothness)
  • Hazard Management (Covers Observation, Planning, Approach Position, Safety Margin, Reaction to Signs, Perception of Danger, and Reaction to Danger)
  • Cornering (Covers Curve Assessment, Approach Position, Approach Speed, and Safety Margin)
  • Overtaking (Covers Planning and Following Position)
  • Roadcraft (Covers Mirrors / Rear Obstacles, Use of Signals, and Attitude)
The class involves classroom discussion and active riding skills assessment by qualified BikeSafe Assessors. The typical agenda includes:
  • Morning classroom session
  • Short Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 45 minutes)
  • Break for Lunch
  • Afternoon classroom session (Includes feedback from motor officers)
  • Long Ride (Drivers are paired with assessors and drive a specified course for around 75 minutes)
  • Final classroom session involving feedback from motor officers
Requirements:
  • Legal Motorcycle Endorsement
  • Proper Registration
  • Insurance
  • Legal Helmet
  • Over-the-ankle foot protection
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Long pants
  • Full fingered gloves
  • Eye Protection

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The Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office provides numerous services to the citizens of Cabarrus County. Out of 100 counties, Cabarrus ranks 25th in fastest growing counties in NC. We have experienced a population growth, with an average increase of 15% every
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Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office BikeSafe Assessors:

Lt. Aaron Rankin
Site Coordinator
Dep. Bryan Berg
Assessor
Dep. Grady Christie
Assessor
Dep. Oliver Grimes
Assessor
Dep. Dustin Grooms
Assessor
Dep. Josh Hughes
Assessor
Dep. Brian Joyner
Assessor
Dep. James Moreau
Assessor

All BikeSafe NC assessors are carefully trained and certified.