Do I need any riding experience?
No prior riding experience is required. Our course works well for both complete beginners and those who have had some riding experience.
How safe is the Encounter Success experience
We pride ourselves on professionally running a high-risk adventure activity with the highest standard of safety. There is always an element of risk when riding a dirt bike, but we will teach you the best techniques for you to safely manage the risk and stay safe. Learn more on our Dirt Bike Safety page.
Do I need a license?
No you do not need a motorcycle or drivers license or any other licenses to participate.
What skills do you require to ride a dirt bike?
You require no special skills to ride a dirt bike. The ability to use your main senses (see, hear, touch and feel) is helpful.
What riding gear are we provided with?
You are provided with dirt bike specific riding gear, which includes boots, helmet, goggles, body armor, elbow and knee pads, shirt, pants and gloves.
What do I need to wear on the day?
Please bring yourself long socks, knee height if possible. We also recommend you wear a t-shirt suitable for under your riding shirt and shorts or tights to go under your riding pants. If your pant size is larger than 36, we recommend you wear jeans that you are happy to wear while riding the dirt bikes and that can fit knee guards under them.
Is there a weight restriction?
Yes, there is a weight restriction of 110kg.
Are there any age restrictions?
Yes, there is an age restriction of 12 years or older to participate.
Is there a height requirement?
Yes, there is a minimum height requirement of 120cm.
What do I need to bring with me?
Bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen ready to be outdoors for the day.
Do I need to bring any food or drinks?
This is dependent on your booking with us. If catering is included in your booking then all drinks and food needed will be supplied. If you have not booked our catering services then you will need to bring your own food and refreshments.
No alcohol is allowed to be consumed while participating in the activity but you are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages for a celebration after the activity.
How long does the day last?
This is dependent on your booking and can vary to your requirements
What if the weather is wet?
We are still able to operate in light rain but if there is heavy rain forecasted we will postpone and notify you the day prior.
Will I get dirty?
Yes you will get dirty but we will provide you with a set of gear to keep your clothes clean.