About the Study Guide

You are looking at the Texas Offroad Rider’s Ed Study Guide. At the present time, you cannot obtain off-road education certification from Offroad Ed. However, you can use this Study Guide as a resource to learn more about off-road safety.

To stop safely, you must be able to calculate a safe speed based on the distance needed to stop.

  • Safe speed is necessary to control your vehicle and stop in time to avoid a collision.
  • The greater the speed, the greater the stopping distance.
  • To determine a safe speed, you must understand stopping distances and how to factor in sight distance and reaction time.
ATV rider making a high speed turn