Riding Academy

Great Riders Aren’t Born, They’re Made


Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson®

If you’re ready to experience the unique thrill of riding your own motorcycle for the first time, there is no better place to learn than the New Rider Course at H-D™ Riding Academy


The Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy New Rider Course

Begin your journey at your convenience with a 4 hour E-course prior to the beginning of the New Rider Course. Upon payment, you will be sent a link and code for the required E-course. This combined with classroom instruction and plenty of range riding will give you the knowledge and basic skills needed to ride with confidence. What better way to learn, than on a genuine Harley-Davidson Street 500®!

Our team of seasoned instructors certified by both the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and H-D®’s Riding Academy.


To take this course you will need to: 

• Know how to ride a bicycle

• Have a valid driver's license, learner's permit, or proof of successful completion of a basic driver's education program

• Have proper protective riding gear: jeans, sturdy over-the-ankle and rubber-soled boots or shoes, full-fingered leather-type gloves, protective eyewear, and 3/4 or full faced D.O.T. approved helmet

Course Schedule

All sessions are mandatory, so make sure the class dates you select fits into your schedule.

Course Schedule



The New Rider Course cost is $275 (Non-Refundable) per person, which includes the use of the Street 500.

Contact Us

If you have questions about our Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy New Rider Course or enrollment, please contact us by stopping into the dealership, Email Rick@myrtlebeachharley.com or call us at 843-369-5555.



Take your riding to an all new level with the Harley-Davidson® Riding Academy Skilled Rider Course. This course was created for experienced riders. It offers advanced tips and techniques that help you own the road.

The course runs 1 - 2 days and is built on the curriculum of the Motorcycle Safety Foundation®
(MSF) Basic Rider Course 2 Suite. It is taught by devoted MSF and H-D® Certified Instructors. It will include an E-Course entitled Street Straties and is expected to take each student 1 - 1/2 hours. Students will expect 8 hours of seat time for this course.

The Skilled Rider Course focuses on improving these skills:

- Control at low speeds
- Risk management
- Limited space maneuvers
- Cornering judgement
- Swerving and stopping quickly on straights and in curves
- Multiple curve maneuvers and surmounting objects

At the end of this course, you'll earn a MSF Basic Rider Course 2 completion card that may qualify you for a discount on motorcycle insurance.

To find out more information email Rick@myrtlebeachharley.com or call 843-369-5555.

Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson® - Women Riders


All across the country, women are discovering the thrill of riding Harley-Davidson® motorcycles down the open road.

Whether you've been riding on the back of a Harley® bike and you're ready to move to the front, or you're new to the sport of motorcycling - this information is for you. Once you've made the decision to climb into the saddle, you'll never look back.


Riding a motorcycle as a passenger is fun, but if you've always wanted to be in the front seat and want to experience all the things that make motorcycling great – like hitting the throttle, rolling into a curve, and feeling the wind.

The list of reasons why women decide to ride Harley-Davidson® motorcycles is as long as the open road itself. Here are some common reasons why women decide to climb into the saddle - - ADVENTURE - CAMARADERIE - FREEDOM


A look through the personal collections of riders from the past shows that women have always been a part of the Harley-Davidson® family. Early Motor Company advertising photos frequently featured women in genteel garb, posing with the latest motorcycles.

Even more evidence of the strong part women have played in shaping the sport of motorcycling can be found in the accounts and photos from personal collections. Select image to explore the History of Female Riders!

Ladies, at Myrtle Beach Harley-Davidson®, we understand and know that motorcycling is not just for men. We appreciate that women are riders. When you walk in our dealership to look at purchasing a motorcycle rest assured that our dedicated Sales staff will not ignore you.

If you are a New Rider in the beginning stages of purchasing a bike and you have unanswered questions and need help, our highly trained and dedicated Sales Staff will assist you and guide you in the right direction.