Since CBT was introduced in December 1990, the UK’s accident rate among new riders has plummeted. What’s more, the standard of UK new riders has continued to increase with the introduction of Direct Access in 1997, which for the first time allowed
The CBT site...a safe place to learn, make mistakes and have fun!ONCE YOUR provisional licence has dropped on the door mat you're next step is to undertake Compulsory Basic Training. CBT was introduced in 1990 with the aim of reducing the high
DANNY KENT, Britain's breakthrough rider during Moto3 testing, topped another test this week after successfully passing his CBT.The Red Bull KTM rider, who finished a close second behind Maverick Viñales in the last pre-season test, completed his
DAME Kelly Holmes was spotted at the NEC bike show, Motorcycle Live, yesterday.The former athlete has just passed her CBT with the Get On campaign, where anyone can sign up for a free one-hour motorcycle taster session.Dame Kelly joins a list
'Hang on lads, I can't get the bugger into gear!'WELCOME FOLKS to Visordown's weekly caption competition, where you get a chance to slap your wittiest quote on some interesting shots from around the motorcycling world. This week we've got a member of the Indian Police running ove...
SCOTT REDDING the winner of last year's 125cc British Grand Prix has attained his CBT on his 16th birthday. Redding became the youngest-ever winner of a Grand Prix when he rode to victory at Donington Park in June 2008. He told BBC News he found
A MOTHER-OF-TWO has been killed in a motorcycle accident on her very first ride after passing her CBT.Sharon Topping, 38, died on the A9 just south of Pitlochry, Perthshire, on Saturday evening, on the return journey from collecting her new
IRELAND IS to delay the implementation of compulsory basic training (CBT) for motorcyclists, despite a pledge from the Irish Government that some form of formal motorcycle instruction would be in place by the end of 2008.Ireland's Road Safety
Now totally committed , I had the bike coming, a helmet sat in my bedroom and the so called summer (now in 2007) coming to an end. The CBT course took place in September, so between placing the order for the bike, and the CBT, I was looking through
HERE'S A classic example of why CBT was introduced into the UK in the the eraly 1990sCheck this pair of monkeys: no safety gear, no proper instructions, using a big bike - it's the perfect recipe for a total cock-up.Sit back and watch what happens.
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