Information and background about the KTM Motocross Experience

The Team

Our KTM Motocross Experience Team collectively have over 65 years of experience in the world of Motocross and nearly 40 years of coaching under their belts.

Barry Johnson

Head coach Barry Johnson is a former top British and International Motocross rider turned instructor who started his professional career after a very successful schoolboy and amateur career, winning four British titles.

In the mid 80’s he became a fully qualified A.C.U Motocross Coach, mixing his time between teaching and competing, in both British Motocross events and some 125cc and 250cc World Championship Grand Prix. Barry’s now been teaching advanced off-road competition riding for over 29 years

Ryan Johnson

Ryan, the son of Chief Instructor Barry Johnson, has been literally born into the KTM MX Experience, riding from the age of 4 on a 50cc, and currently rides a KTM 350SX-F, he also races BSMA and AMCA motocross events whenever he can. Ryan has recently qualified as an Auto Cycle Union Coach.

James Schiraldi

A former student of the Motocross Experience, James joined our team in 2016. James a keen motorcycle rider has been riding off-road motocross bikes on regular visits to the KTM MX Experience.

Heather Johnson

Your first contact when booking your KTM Motocross Experience, Heather has been involved in the world of Motocross since the early 80’s and has travelled the world with Barry following him in the MX GP’s and British Championship events, keeping him in check and organised.


Click here to browse and book an event