Welcome to Sheffield & District Advanced Motorcyclists Club (SAM)
a registered charity affiliated to IAM Roadsmart

Improve Your Skills Now!

We are committed to improving motorcycle road safety through offering guidance in advanced motorcycling in a friendly and supportive environment. Guidance is available to anyone who has a full motorcycle licence and a motorcycle or scooter capable of maintaining the national speed limit.

Join our group of local bikers

We meet every Saturday morning (weather permitting) at Meadowhall Retail Park where guidance sessions with SAM Observers are arranged. In addition, we have an active social calendar, with regular Club Meetings and organised rides for Green Badge Holders. 
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get in touch TODAY!

If you are considering advanced training come and see us on a Saturday morningWe look forward to meeting YOU! To make a general enquiry, contact a member of the committee or send information to the editor click this link: contact us. Follow this link to read our Data Protection & Privacy Policy.

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Why advanced motorcycling?

All riding skills need ongoing development and practice

  • Improved concentration
  • Keep focussed throughout a ride
  • Better Anticipation & Planning
  • Better hazard control
  • More Confidence = Less Stress
  • Lower maintenance costs
  • Better fuel economy
  • Cheaper insurance
  • Ride safer, ride better, ride longer & have a lot more FUN!

There are no barriers - your success is our success

Still not convinced? Watch the videos below.

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Courses Offered

Your success is our success!!

  • IAM RoadSmart Advanced Rider
  • Green Badge+
  • IAM Fellowship
  • National Observer
  • Local observer
  • Masters


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or, ride down to Meadowhall Retail Park, Sheffield S9 1EP each Saturday at 9am

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Rob Gittins - Acting Chief National Observer

Our Chief National Observer & Very Dedicated Team Leaders

Our social events

All year round!!

  • Saturday morning meet
  • Half-day rides
  • Full-day rides
  • Weekends away
  • Biking holidays
  • Adventure holidays
  • Monthly Club nights
  • Spring Breakfast Meet
  • Autumn Breakfast Meet
  • Christmas Club night
  • Curry night
  • Track Days
  • Annual Photo Competition
Learn bike handling on a track
Short local rides
Longer day rides
Stop at a nice cafe
Lunch at a favourite chippy
Saturday Meet - throughout the year!
Further afield
to beautiful places
The challenge of adventure

Riders_RGB_FlatWe are committed to improving motorcycle riding skills and road safety through offering guidance in advanced motorcycling in a friendly and supportive environment.

SAM is affiliated to IAM RoadSmart (IAM) and is a registered charity. SAM offers guidance in advanced motorcycling to anyone who is interested and has a motorcycle or scooter capable of travelling at the national speed-limit.
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Email guidance@iam-sheffield.bike
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