Net-Moto :: Community :: Racing :: :: Racing Videos Sponsor :: Contact
 Forums   Features   Trackdays   Moto Crash Incidents   Race Team   CMSP Training   Sponsors      Donate   Terms of Service 
BARF - Bay Area Riders Forum  Home   UserCP   Register   Calendar   Members   FAQ   Search  AMA

Go Back   BARF - Bay Area Riders Forum > Moto > General


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-11-2019, 10:45 AM   #1
budman
General Menace
 
budman's Avatar
 
AMA Life Member #203453
Highway Aviator
Founding Member
Top Percent Poster
Community Contributor + BB
Moto Junkie

Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Palo Alto, Ca.
Motorcycles: A few here and there
Name: Budman
Kid's Ride and Wrench Camp Scholarship Nominations being accepted

For Immediate Release:

Kid's Ride and Wrench Camp Scholarship Nominations being accepted

To help youth learn how to use tools, Rich Oliver's Mystery School founded the Kid's Ride & Wrench Camp in 2017. The success of the program has gained a far reach and was touted by superbikeplanet.com as 'the best motorcycle industry idea of 2017'.

The next Kid's Ride & Wrench Camp is March 2 - 3, 2019 and through generous donors who have a passion of introducing youth to motorcycling and the vocation of mechanics, we are proud to announce that through generous individuals and companies, we now have three scholarships available!

We are looking for a youth, between the ages of 10 - 18, who has no or a limited knowledge of how to ride and an interest in learning how to use tools. If you have a good candidate, please submit an entry to us by emailing us at webmaster@richoliver.net with the following:

• Subject line: Kids Ride & Wrench scholarship nomination
• In the body of the text, include the youth's name, address and age
• Have the youth write a short paragraph giving us a brief overview of their interests, their character, what their motorcycle experience is and why they feel that they would be a scholarship recipient.
• Contact phone number and email.

We will select and notify the recipients of the awards on February 15, 2018.

For anyone interested in donating a spot to a youth, please contact us at webmaster@richoliver.net or (559) 855-3089.






About Rich Oliver's Mystery School

Rich Oliver's Mystery School offers several courses to help students of all ages, starting at age 7, to learn how to gain skills, confidence and control when operating a motorcycle. Check out all of our course offerings and dates at www.richoliver.net

The mission of the Mystery School is to offer a safe, hospitable, high-quality training facility and curriculums that give our students additional riding skills that can be used to avoid accidents and injuries when riding their own motorcycle(s) on the street, dirt or track.

The Mystery School curriculums specialize in motorcycle riding safety and skill building, using small low powered motorcycles for ease of training. We use dirt tracks and dirt drill areas that are specifically set up for each lesson. Training is done of flat tracks, not motocross tracks.

Most of our students are street riders and Police Motor Officers who gain increased motorcycle control and confidence by riding in the dirt under our guidance and coaching. For the student who has never ridden a motorcycle before, our goal is to teach them the safety skills needed so they can have a lifetime of motorcycling enjoyment.

***********************

Get your kiddo in quickly...!!!!
__________________
Your friendly neighborhood.... Budman
BARF Terms of Service Be a BARF Contributor!
Support those that support Barf! BARF Sponsors
Racism and RIP threads on Barf - FYI
Barf is more than a dub dub dub dealio
Group Rides-The info you need to know
Godspeed Mom
Godspeed Pit Ho
Godspeed Nicky #69
AMA #: 203453
budman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 11:06 AM   #2
Whammy
Veteran of Road Racing
 
Whammy's Avatar
 
AMA #3283620
Contributor +

Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Lost again
Motorcycles: 2016 Aprilia Dorsoduro 750
Name:
Whammy Approved!
Whammy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 02:08 PM   #3
NCGiant
null
 
NCGiant's Avatar
 
AMA #3692923

Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: San Jose
Motorcycles: 18 Street Triple R
Name:
This is cool, going to have my 12yo submit for this. Been wanting to see if he'd take a serious interest in riding if given all the resources.
NCGiant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 08:59 PM   #4
m0t0_ryder
RYD!
 
m0t0_ryder's Avatar
 
Contributor +

Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Cupertino
Motorcycles: Big to small. I like 'em all. 950ADVS-450EXC-R100GS-TW200-YW50P-XR600-Z1-ST90-model165Hummer
Name: John
Cool Beans Budman!
__________________
A gooD VoyagE Needs The Unexpected RoutE!
It didn’t look that far on the map.
Two wrongs don't make a right but three lefts do!
m0t0_ryder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 09:12 PM   #5
ThumperX
Veteran
 
ThumperX's Avatar
 
AMA #: 2817058
BARFie winner 2014 & 2017
Contributor++++++++ +++++++++++++++ ++++++++++3%
Barf Roadside Angel and more!

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: NB
Motorcycles: Different strokes Big Bore and little bore Thumpers
Name:
OMG!!!
This is awesome, the other day I encountered a girlscout and her mom at the grocery. Winds up the mom works with my physiscal therapist. The filthy, gimpy, older woman, with the dirtbikes in the old truck apparantly is the coolest thing the little girl has ever seen. She wants to ride dirt bikes now.
Her mom thinks it's a good idea better she learns now.
Forwarding this.
__________________
AMA
District 36
CORVA

check ut the new Citybike.com

Treat a feral woman with respect, once trust is earned she may start bringing you food.

You go where you look!
ThumperX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2019, 09:46 AM   #6
doc4216
Coastie who high fives
 
doc4216's Avatar
 
AMA #3289553
Contributor + + + + +

Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Alameda
Motorcycles: 2010 R1200R
Name: Shannon
Awesome, just awesome.
__________________
A straight road never made a skilled rider.
doc4216 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2019, 10:00 PM   #7
Lucytriple
Wrrrench
 
Lucytriple's Avatar
 
Contributor

Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: SF
Motorcycles: SV1000 Superhawk Braap
Name: Lucy
This is dreamy! But this was my idea. Ok, maybe it was Rich Oliver's *too* but so glad it's a thing! Thank you for posting and I have to get involved.
Lucytriple is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.