Formerly known as the Learning Curve, the Podium offers keen insight into any and every important issue facing the motorcycle community today by hosting leading industry experts crafting the curriculum and hosting over two dozen unique interactive seminars every Show. Featuring varying topics for men, women, children, experienced riders, and newcomers, the Podium provides content aimed at helping you shave time off your next lap, increase the overall performance of your bike, improve as a rider and much more.
For complete seminar schedule, click on the above links for your city, then scroll down to the news feed and select the day.
We leave no motorcycle topic untouched, with content including:
One fo the biggest draws to the International Motorcycle Show, Advanced Riding seminars are a great way for experienced riders to build on existing skills. What is the purpose? Getting you to ride better. Bikes are better, tires are better, but people are still crashing. It doesn't matter f you are a track-day junkie, touring rider, commuter, or a cruiser rider... the bike and environment don't matter. What matters the most is what you are doing on the bike and when. Get insight on advanced riding techniques from professional instructors to see how the best riders survive and thrive. At select IMS shows, you can get excellent information on how to get the most out of your ride from Ken Hill, Nick Ienatsch, and Scott Russell from the Yamaha Champions Riding School. If you are looking to build on your existing skills and further your technique, this is a great opportunity to get the knowledge that you need to drop your lap times and get the most out of your ride. With over 45 minutes of education, topics will be covered in the depth that you need and expect.
Chop Shop Talk
Bob Kay talks about Custom Bikes and Ultimate Builders. See what's new and trending.
Adventure Riding Seminar
Twisted Throttle presents How to be Brave and Bold, an Adventure Riding Seminar that covers the essentials of exploring on two wheels.
New Rider Seminar
This is a great seminar for new riders and those that are considering getting on two wheels. These tips will help get you on the right bike so that you can get the most out of your motorcycle and experience motorcycling the way that you want.
The Science of Motorcycle Suspension
Lenny Albin of Ohlins USA takes the black magic out of motorcycle suspension and shows you the science behind motorcycle suspension so that you understand the dynamics of what is going on with your motorcycle as you are riding.
Protection and Style
Take an in-depth look at Moto Riding Gear wth Brittany Morrow, the Road Rash Queen or Joanne Donn, the Gear Chic. Remember to check out the seminar schedule for your city to see who will be visiting you!
Yuasa gives a great presentation on how to get the most out of your motorcycle battery and keep it working. In addition to giving you great information on your motorcycle battery, Yuasa takes a look into the future of motorcycle batteries.
Ultimate Builder Competition Awards Ceremony
Presented by J&P Cycles, the Ultimate Builder Competition Awards Ceremony will showcase the winners of the Ultimate Builder Competition in each category. Make sure to check out who took home the hardware in your city!
*All seminars are subject to change; more info about our speakers and seminars to come!