Hybrid Pre-Ride Webinar
The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), in collaboration with the Department of Tourism and motorcycle rider clubs and associations in the Philippines, is organizing the Philippine Motorcycle Tourism (PMT) Hybrid Pre-Ride Webinar on 19 November 2021 and the PMT Program Launch and Kick-off of the CALABARZON Ride on 20-21 November 2021.
The PMT Hybrid Pre-Ride Webinar will provide the riders with relevant skills and knowledge in the motorcycle tourism industry and appreciate the beauty of the Philippines through motor riding activities following the safety protocols. This webinar is also intended for beginners to provide them with off-road and on-road driving techniques and skills.
TPB is allocating 100 slots for participants in which registration is free-of- charge and will be on a first-come-first-served basis. Interested participants were invited to register online from 10 November 2021 to 15 November 2021.
On-site registered participants will undergo RT-PCR Tests two (2) days before the event through TPB’s fully subsidized RT-PCR Swab Test program in partnership with the Philippine Children’s Medical Center.
Participants’ kits, Certificates of Participation, and freebies will be distributed during the event. Topics on Rights of Riders, A better Way of Riding Motorcycle While Touring in the Philippines and Best Practices in Motorcycle Tourism will be discussed on the said webinar/symposium by respected Speakers on the field of motorcycle tourism.
These Motorcycle Tourism Riders will encourage other people to see motorsports as a legitimate tourist activity that promotes responsible, safe, and sustainable tourism. It will push forward through alternative traveling methods, highlighting motorcycles as an effective way to help boost and jump-start domestic tourism and the local economy.
PROGRAM OF ACTIVITIES
02:00 PM – Invocation
Philippine National Anthem
ATTY. MARIA ANTHONETTE C. VELASCO-ALLONES
Chief Operating Officer, Tourism Promotions Board
FORMER SENATOR JOSEPH VICTOR G. EJERCITO
SECRETARY BERNADETTE ROMULO-PUYAT
Department of Tourism
Philippine Motorcycle Tourism AVP
Topic and Speakers
02:30 – 2:50 PM – “Rights of Riders”
By Mr. Rod Cruz
National Chairman at ARANGKADA Riders Alliance, Inc.
Riders can be seen as the used and abused people of the roads. This webinar focuses on sharing the rights and privileges of a rider when you’re on the road – from defending yourself from certain situations, from checkpoints to loud pipes, this webinar will inform you on how to know the law and how to protect your rights.
02:51 – 3:10 PM – “A better way of riding motorcycles while touring in the Philippines”
By Mr. Mel Aquino
Head Coach, Yamaha Off-Road Training Camp
The advent of “Adventourismo” Touring on two or more wheels requires prep and knowledge: This topic highlights road safety as prescribed by an expert panel. Join us and be an advantaged tourist.
03:11 – 3:30 PM – “Best Practices in Motorcycle Tourism”
By Gen. Fernando Pace
President, Law Enforcer Riders Association of the Philippines
How does one practice motorcycle tourism and how do you improve your practices? With our speaker’s extensive experience on this subject, this webinar will introduce you to the best ways on how to practice – from road condition, to familiarizing yourself with your machine, this webinar got you covered.
03:31 – 4:00 PM – Question and Answer
End of Program
Early Dinner to be served
Event starts in:
DateNov 19, 2021
Time2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
VenueMeeting Room 1, PICC, Pasay City