Sandia Motorcycle Roadracing, Inc.
Frequently Asked Questions about Track Days:
When a motorcyclist thinks about riding on a race track for the first time, there is usually a number of questions that they would like to have answered. The following is an attempt to provide these answers in one convenient place. If anyone has additional questions that should be put here, please send them to SMRI via the Directory page.
What do I have to do to prep my street bike for a track day?
What protective gear do I need?
What if I don't have leathers?
How much does it cost?
Is riding on a race track intimidating?
Do I need to join SMRI to do a Track Day?
Do I need to be a member of the AMA to do a Track Day?
Do I need to take the RACE LICENSE SCHOOL?
Is there any training required before I do a track day?
How is the "atmosphere" on Track Days or Race Event weekends for new racers or track day riders?
What if I decide that I want to race?
How do I enter my first race?
What is the Race License School?