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MMDA To Launch Motorcycle Riding Academy For Safety & Skill Improvement For Motorists

MMDA to launch motorcycle training academy

Imagine feeling the breeze on your skin, seeing the open road ahead, and getting the thrill of mastering the two-wheeled ride with good skills and safety precautions.

That’s what the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) aims to achieve. Set to officially launch their very own Motorcycle Riding Academy on 27th September 2023, this is sure to open up new avenues for both seasoned riders and those itching to hop on a motorcycle.

Motorcycle Riding Academy for motorists

MMDA Motorcycle Riding Academy - soon to launch this 27 September
MMDA receives a donation of 10 motorcycle units for the academy from Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara on 8th September
Image credit: MMDA via Facebook 

The MMDA’s Motorcycle Riding Academy aims to demystify the world of motorcycling. Designed to cater to all experience levels, from novices to pros, this initiative prioritizes safety on busy streets of Metro Manila.

Expect a well-rounded curriculum covering essential skills such as defensive riding techniques, proper handling of motorcycles, and road etiquette. The instructors are seasoned riders themselves, so you can expect a practical and hands-on learning experience.

 highest rates on road traffic accidents and deaths
Image credit: MMDA via Facebook 

With the Philippines ranking 11th place on the highest rates of road traffic death, the MMDA aims to lessen the numbers through this academy, where riders will learn theoretical and practical aspects of motorcycle riding.

Open to all

MMDA Motorcycle Riding Academy - open to all motorists
Image credit: MMDA via Facebook 

The academy will be open for enrollment starting September 27th. And the best thing about it is that it won’t even burn a hole in your pocket. The two-day training to be held in Pasig City is completely free.

MMDA Motorcycle Riding Academy - helmet and gear
Image credit: Shajan Jacob via Unsplash

Your gasoline will be taken care by the MMDA, too, so all you need is your helmet, protective gear, and yourself. With that said, you can count on the MMDA to make your experience easier than ever to acquire the skills needed to confidently navigate the city traffic.

If you’re a motorcycle rider, make sure to check this out as the academy will be able to accept up to 100 participants per batch.

Motorcycle riding made safe and easy

Whether you’re a newbie craving the thrill of the open road or a seasoned rider looking to enhance your skills, the MMDA’s Motorcycle Riding Academy has you covered.

Get ready to hit the streets of Metro Manila safely and confidently with this exciting new initiative.

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Cover image adapted from: MMDA via Facebook