BMW MOA member James Carlisle reviews his couple of days at CLASS in: “Exploring Limits With Reg Pridmore at VIR”
— “but with his help, I clocked my best lap time of the two days while riding in the rain. Most students saw triple-digit speeds, went faster, leaned farther, and braked harder than ever before. There were no injuries. After two full days of track riding in rain and shine, everyone who began on Day 1 was still riding at the end of Day 2”. read more
BMW-ON: CLASS Student Bruce Dimon gets it! Check out his VIR event in “A CLASS Ride”
“When I told my wife I had signed up for a training class, she asked, “Why are you taking a class? You’re an instructor.” While I can demonstrate beginning riding techniques perfectly, is that good enough to ride safely on the streets?” read more
Bimmer Magazine’s Will Edgar talks about Old School Superbike racing and CLASS and a wild ride on the back…
“That Reginald Charles Pridmore III had won three consecutive AMA Superbike Championships—his and the series’ first aboard a Butler & Smith-tuned BMW R90S in 1976, then two more on a Kawasaki in ’77 and ’78—inspired enough confidence for me to ride passenger on his motorcycle. Lots of people have done that, of course, a passenger ride with Reg having been a…” read more
“A Noobs First Experience… big thanks to Stephen Durham for your great write up published in the BMW-ON magazine. After Stephen came to VIR for the first time and had the time of his life, he sat down and wrote about it. Read his fun accounting of two days at CLASS here.”
“Make Your Own Smart Space” Road Racing World’s Michael Gougis spent a day with CLASS… “Pridmore’s CLASS school emphasizes many of the fundamentals of riding a performance motorcycle at speed that other schools do. But because the focus here is on the street…” Read more
“Back to School” Rider Magazine’s Arden Kysely freshens his skills and revs the VFR up on the racetrack. Read his account here.
“A CLASS Act” In an issue of Motorcycle Product News, freelance journalist and Motorcyclist contributor Aaron Frank visits CLASS and finds a fun, informative and easy going day with a champion and his team. Read more
“Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Mastery, as Taught by Reg Pridmore” by David Colker ran in the L.A. Times. Read and learn grasshopper…
“Laps of Luxury” Tim Carrithers from Motorcyclist joins CLASS as a Premier Executive School Student. “Had I focused on Reg’s words not 20 minutes earlier I’d be slicing blissfully through Laguna Seca’s Andretti Curve instead of improvising this 100-mph nac-nac out in the dirt…” read it all here.
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