HELMETS ARE REQUIRED TO ACCESS BOONE NATIONAL GUARD CENTER!

 

Due to unforeseen circumstances with the surface of our range we are required to stop all motorcycle training events at our site in Frankfort, KY.  Please email us at kgmrrc@gmail.com for any questions or concerns.

 

 

Basic Rider Course (BRC):

A Course for riders that introduces basic motorcycle operation and develops street riding strategies.  On-cycle experiences are aimed at developing riding skills and confidence.  Ideal for the beginning rider or as a refresher for developing basic riding skills.  Persons under 18 years of age must have written parental consent and are granted a fee waiver for this course.  Photo ID and proper protective attire are required to participate.

 The BRC is designed for beginning riders.

 Approximately 4 hours of classroom instruction and 16 hours of riding exercises in a controlled environment provide a complete introduction to motorcycling.

 The course is conducted over three sessions.

 Motorcycles and helmets are provided for your use during the course.

 Boone Center currently has 12 range bikes.

 Prerequisite: students must be able to ride a bicycle.

 Classroom instruction will be conducted on Friday from 6-9 pm. Saturday and Sunday we combine range work with classroom time. Those days go from 8am – 4pm.

 The course is provided at no cost for current Army or Air Guard members based on funding from the State Safety Office. For all others the cost is $50.00. Payment will be due upon registration. Payments may be made by check (made out to KGMR) or PayPal.

 A Kentucky Motorcycle License Waiver is available to students who successfully complete the class.

 Class is limited to 12 students and will be filled according to receipt of tuition payment and class registrations. Registration forms are found by scrolling to the bottom of this webpage.

 

Required items for the BRC are:

 Full face or 3/4 helmet with eye protection (Face shield on helmet, sunglasses or Prescription glasses). Helmets are provided if needed. HALF HELMETS ARE NOT AUTHORIZED FOR THE BRC PER KMP.

 Long sleeve shirt or jacket. (Dress for the weather, consider layers)

 Full fingered gloves.

 Long pants in good condition (No holes, rips, or tears).

 Over-the-ankle sturdy footwear.

 

Kentucky National Guard Members - Current Air or Army Guard members are authorized to take this course, based on their Unit Commander's approval, in lieu of Drill per the TAG policy letter dated 01 APR 2013. A copy of the policy letter is available here: Motorcycle, Pedestrian, and Bicycle Safety Policy on KYNG Facilities.

 

Guard members must also submit the Motorcycle Safety Training Registration Request to the State Safety Office to ensure payment by the SSO.

 

Dates for the BRC in Frankfort are:

 

      25-27 April (Class is full)

      30 May – 1 June (Class is full)

      27 - 29 June (Class is full)

      25 - 27 July (CANCELLED)

      15 - 17 August (CANCELLED)

      19 - 21 September (CANCELLED)

      26 - 28 September (CANCELLED)

      3 – 5 October (CANCELLED)

 

The cost for the BRC is $50. The course schedule is Friday: 6-10pm, Saturday: 8am – 4pm, Sunday: 8am – 4 pm.

 

Basic Rider Course 2 (BRC 2) (formerly ERC):

1.    An experienced licensed rider who wants to renew and practice street riding maneuvers on their cycle.

2.    An Experienced rider holding a permit that wished to receive a license waiver.

3.    Participants are required to bring a street legal motorcycle, proof of insurance and their current motorcycle license or permit.

 

 BRC 2 is a one day course

 Classes begin promptly at 9am – 5 pm.

 There are 12 seats in each class.

 The course is provided at no cost for current Army or Air Guard members. Contact your State Safety Office for information.

 For all others the cost is $25.00. Payment will be due upon registration. Payments may be made by check (made out to KGMR) or PayPal.

 A Kentucky Motorcycle License Waiver is available to students who successfully complete the class.

 

Required items for the BRC 2 are:

 Full Face, 3/4 helmet or half helmet with eye protection (Face shield on helmet, sunglasses or Prescription glasses). Helmets are provided if needed.

 Long sleeve shirt or jacket.

 Full fingered gloves.

 Long pants in good condition (No holes, rips, or tears).

 Over-the-ankle, sturdy footwear.

 Street legal motorcycle, proof of insurance

 Motorcycle Permit

 Current Air or Army Guard members are authorized to take this course, based on their Unit Commander's approval, in lieu of Drill per the TAG policy letter dated 01 Feb 08. Contact us for a copy of the policy letter.

 Class is limited to 12 students and will be filled according to receipt of applications.

 

To take this course, you must have your own motorcycle and a motorcycle permit. This is a one-day course that starts at 9am and goes until approx. 5pm. The cost is $25.

 

The dates for the BRC 2 are:

 

      4 May

 

We can also schedule a BRC2 for a group or riding club.

 

Payments may be mailed to KGMR, PO Box 4308, Frankfort, KY 40604 or paid through PayPal. Address for PayPal payments is treasurer@bcc.kgmr.org

 

Registration forms can be downloaded and completed on your computer by using the links at the bottom of this page. All forms MUST be saved to your computer before they are completed. Once complete, save the file to your computer and you can email the form to our Rider Coaches by using the Contact a Rider Coach link below.

 

For more information, please email us at CONTACT A RIDER COACH .

 

CONTACT A RIDER COACH BRC Registration Form BRC 2 Registration Form KY Motorcycle Program Cancellation/Refund Policy