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      10-25-2012, 08:16 AM   #131
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Originally Posted by SuperV View Post
I know safety is KEY but we did all sign waivers, and if passengers are wearing helmets, why not be allowed to hop in. Even intermediate class as well. I understand beginner. I think if we paid for the event we should have a say about it? Just asking if anyone else shares the same thoughts.
A ride-along can be a distraction to the driver (conversations, giggling, screaming, etc.). They may also cause a driver to drive beyond their abilities just to show off. I'm only an intermediate driver, but I can understand why ride-alongs are only allowed in the advanced/instructor group.
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