Getting started

Getting Started

Motorcycle sport is a fun, safe and enjoyable activity and getting involved is easy.  Whether you take up the sport as a hobby or as a competitor, we hope you enjoy every minute of it. 

There are different levels of competition and events to cater for everyone - you can decide just how serious you wish to make it or how fast you want to.

Currently there are 9 affiliated motorcycle clubs throughout the Northern Territory catering for most disciplines. Our affiliated clubs are always on the lookout for new members. Our clubs are full of friendly and welcoming people who all share a passion for motorcycle sport.

Of course getting involved doesn't just involve riding. We are always on the lookout for more Officials and Coaches. If you are interested in becoming a Coach or Official you can find out more information by visiting the respective Officials and Coaching pages.

To get involved in the competitive side of motorcycle sport is easy and involved five simple steps. Below you will find the 5 Steps to Getting Started in Motorcycle Sport.

Step 1 - Join a Club
The first step in the process is to join an affiliated motorcycle club.  There is bound to be one close to you. Click here for a complete list of all current affiliated motorcycle clubs.

Step 2 - Obtain a Licence
Once you have joined an affiliated motorcycle club you will need to obtain a Licence

Step 3 - Coaching and Testing
This is where the process differs slightly depending on your age.

If you are a junior (7-U16) you must complete the Kick Start Program. The Kick Start Program requires you to undertake a minimum of five hours of coaching by an accredited Motorcycle Sport Coach. Click here for more information.






If you are a senior (16 or above) you are required to complete the First Time Licence Test. The First Time Licence Test is a 25 question, multiple-choice theory test. The test is contained in the Getting Started in Motorcycle Sport booklet. Click here to download the booklet and test. Alternatively, you can contact MANT and we will post you a booklet in the mail.

Step 4 - Online Licence Application
Once you have completed either the Kick Start Program or the First Time Licence Test, you can apply for a License online.  You will find the NEW MEMBERSHIP LOGIN button / link on our Home Page.

    Step 5 - Enter your event

    Once you have completed the four steps above and have received your Licence Card in the mail you are ready to enter into events. 


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