This is what you will need prior to the course. – D.O.T. or SNELL approved motorcycle helmet – Eye protection – Full-fingered gloves – Sturdy jacket (denim jean jacket minimum) – Sturdy pants (denim/jeans minimum) – Proper footwear that supports and protects the ankles is mandatory, e.g., a padded high-top hiker. Leather soles are not recommended (as with cowboy boots.) – Steel-toed boots are not recommended as the high toes are cumbersome and awkward on the foot controls. - Rain gear (better to have than not) All riding gear is required prior to the first day of training. Notes: – Boots must cover the ankle. – Running shoes and shorts are not permitted during training. – Leather soled footwear is not recommended. Check out our resources list for more information about riding gear.