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Old 06-19-2016, 06:57 PM   #1
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I've never been on the track but I would like to I have a 660 motard a lot of people tell me it would be fun to do anyone have any recommendations for a good track for a beginner
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For a local Track on a motard I would recommend MSRH first if possible. The straights are a little shorter than TWS (Texas World Speedway) and it's a lot more fun on a motard, for me at least. Cresson it even more fun on a tard but kind of a drive. That said. Just get to a track. They are all fun.
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MSRH in close and a great track for that bike.

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It's a shame GSS isn't available anymore. That was a fun track for motards.
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Was gonna mention GSS, but honestly any track will be fine. The environment is only as chaotic as you allow. Sign up for the correct skill level, avoid the clusters of inexperienced/over aggressive riders, and check your ego at the door.

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I've ridden track a lot, but it has always been on sport bikes....I have a KTM 520 now and wanted to know if there is a school for motards...seems to be a lot different style of riding
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I've ridden track a lot, but it has always been on sport bikes....I have a KTM 520 now and wanted to know if there is a school for motards...seems to be a lot different style of riding
There is a school in California, you can fly out and ride their bikes. Kind of expensive though. Motard are easy to ride on the track though. You can start by following some of the little bikes and try the lines they use. The 250's and 300's will get you on a pretty good line. Then just play around with the rear brake a little to set the suspension and back it in a little. I had a blast with my motard passing big bikes mid-corner inside or outside doesn't matter. You can make your own lines on them with good tires. Have fun.
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