ROAD BIKE & OFF-ROAD RIDING SCHOOL

Welcome! 2020 Racing Academy teaches safe motorcycle riding skills to beginner and advanced riders on all types of bikes. We believe that the more knowledge you have, the better decisions you’ll make and the safer you’ll be. Our goal is to help you make quality decisions in all your racing endeavors. Regardless of whether you’ve never ridden before or you’re an experienced rider, 2020 Racing Academy is where you’ll improve your motorcycle skills.

2020 Racing Academy is led by instructor Ike De Jager, winner of three World Vet MX Championships, most recently in the 70+ class. Ike’s past students include Les Smith, Broc Tickle and PJ Larson.

2020 Racing Academy is designed to introduce the highest standard of education to the new generation of MX, Dirt-Bike, ATV and Road-Bike Riders.

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OUR PROGRAMS

Learn To Ride

LEARN TO RIDE

A beginner course designed to introduce basic off-road techniques with a focus on developing responsible riding strategies. This program is taught on a closed range course.

Motocross School

MOTOCROSS SCHOOL

2020 Racing Academy offers private, semi-private and group training sessions covering the fundamentals of motocross or dirt-bike riding including control, guidance and rider safety training. 

Road Bike Training

ROAD BIKE TRAINING

A dirt experience tailored towards control and track riding. Lessons are developed specifically to help riders improve their street and track performance. 

Dual Sport Training

DUAL SPORT TRAINING

Using a master the dirt-first approach, this program will teach you the skills needed to navigate back roads and trails safely.

Trail Riding

TRAIL RIDING

This program is designed for riders who want to learn how to navigate the challenges of trail riding, instead of dreading them and looking for a way around. 

MILITARY TRAINING

A specialized program for military personnel including navy seals, Delta Force, Air force and marines on whatever level.

Summer MX Camp

SUMMER CAMPS

MX Training camps over the Summer. Meet new friends and train at your pace. Limited seats available so everyone gets the attention they need.

TRAINING BEGINNERS TO ADVANCED

Read more about our training programs. 2020 Racing Academy can also customize a training plan according to your needs.
ALL LEVELS

IKE DE JAGER

Meet IKE DE JAGER – Principal trainer for the 2020 Racing Academy. Ike has been riding and racing motorcycles for over 35 years.

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TESTIMONIALS

FEATURED ON WRAL

Ike De Jager featured on WRAL News Channel.  Read the full article here.

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Your Mental Approach to Dirt Bike Riding

Ike discusses the importance of preparing your mind to perform at its best mentally and physically. Mental factors such as focus, self esteem, confidence and motivation are critical to your athletic performance.

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Strength Training

Strength Training

Fitness training is a major part of riding allowing you to be stronger and avoid injuries. Ike highlights the different parts of a balanced fitness regime.

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The Importance of Diet & Nutrition

You need to eat healthy to accomplish your goals. Studies have shown that what you put into your mouth is a major part of your performance. Ike highlights the importance of diet and nutrition in any training regime. 

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