2-Up: Co-Rider participating in a Rider Course
ACD: Assistant Chapter Director ~ person or persons who assist the Chapter Director in the
operation of a GWRRA Chapter.
ACE: Assistant Chapter Educator ~ Assists the Chapter Educator
ADD: Assistant District Director ~ person or persons who assist the District Director in the
operation of a GWRRA District.
ADE: Assistant District Educator ~ Assists the District Educator
AHA: American Heart Association ~ one of the associations that develop first aid and CPR
ARC: Advanced Rider Course ~ a rider course program for two wheel motorcycles and
completing it satisfies one the requirements in the Rider Education Levels Program for Level II
ARC: American Red Cross ~ one of the associations that develop first aid and CPR protocols.
ARD: Assistant Region Director ~ person or person who assist the Region Director.
ARE: Assistant Region Educator ~ assists Region Educator
ARL: Area Run List ~ the list of all members of GWRRA. Distributed for use to help in recruiting
ASH: American Safety & Health Institute
BRC: Beginner Rider Course ~ a riding course for individuals wanting to obtain a motorcycle
CD: Chapter Director ~ person or persons who lead/oversee the operation of a Chapter.
CE: Chapter Educator ~ Rider educator at the Chapter level.
ChOY: Chapter of the Year ~ One of the “Fun” activities in the Membership Enhancement
program to recognize a Chapter for doing what they do best … have FUN! This is given at the
CIDM: Certified Instructor Development Module ~ a segment of the Certified Ride
Course Instructor Training
CMAC: Chapter Motorist Awareness Coordinator
CMEC: Chapter Membership Enhancement Coordinator
COT: Certified Officer Trainer ~ a person who has been trained in presenting a specific training
module (Officer Certification (OCP).
COY: Couple of the Year ~ two people who have been selected by a chapter to represent the
chapter for a year. Possibly represent a District/Region/International.
CRC: Canadian Red Cross ~ Similar to the American Red Cross (ARC)
CRS: Co-Rider Seminar ~ a seminar that satisfies a part of the Levels Program for a co-rider
CRV: Co-Rider Video ~ one location to find the information for the co-rider seminar
CTr: Chapter Treasurer ~ person or persons who are “keepers” of the Chapter funds
DD: District Director ~ person or persons who lead/oversee the operation of a District.
DE: District Educator ~ person or persons who are responsible for rider education in a District
DMAC: District Motorist Awareness Coordinator
DMEC: District Membership Enhancement Coordinator
DT: District Trainer ~ person or persons who are responsible for qualified leadership trainers
in a District as well as presenting seminars
DTr: District Treasurer ~ person or persons who are the “keepers” of the District
EMS: Advanced professional provider (not layman) such as EMT, First Responder, Medical
Doctor, or Nurse with certified training.
ERC: Experienced Rider Course ~ a riding course that is part of the Levels Program.
GWRRA: Gold Wing Road Riders Association
ICC: Instructor Certification Course
IDEA Team: Instructional Design, Evaluation and Advisory Team
IOY: Individual of the Year ~ a person selected by his/her chapter to represent the chapter for
one year. Possibly represent a District/Region.
KSA: Knowledge ~ Skills ~ Ability
LLYR: Lead Like You Ride ~ A program that teaches, trains, coaches GWRRA members to apply
many riding concepts to leadership in GWRRA. A results driven philosophy of leadership.
LTP: Leadership Training Program ~ now a part of the GWRRA University.
MA: Motorist Awareness
MEC: Membership Enhancement Coordinator
MEP: Membership Enhancement Program ~ the “FUN” of GWRRA (Couple of the Year,
Chapter of the Year, Recruiting and Retention).
MFA: Medic First Aid ~ a CPR/FA course (similar to American Red Cross and American Heart
MOU: Memorandum of Understanding ~ a binding agreement signed by volunteers between
them and GWRRA, Inc. as to the expectations of the volunteers.
MSF: Motorcycle Safety Foundation
OCP: Officer Certification Program ~ a special program that provides information and
knowledge for our GWRRA current, new and potential leaders regarding the workings of
PLP: Parking lot practice ~ a specialized program within Rider Education requiring special
certification to conduct.
RCI: Ride Course Instructor ~ certified to instruct rider range courses.
RCICP: Riding Course Instructor Certification Program ~ a required process to become a Ride
RCIT: Riding Course Instructor Training
RD: Region Director ~ person or persons who mentor District Directors and oversee a group
(region) of Districts.
RE: Region Educator ~ person or persons who are responsible for Rider Education in a Region
REP: Rider Education Program ~ is intended to make the motorcycle riding environment safer by
reducing injuries and fatalities and increasing motorcyclist skills and awareness. All “on” bike training is the responsibility of the Rider Education Program.
RMAC: Region Motorist Awareness Coordinator
RMEC: Region Membership Enhancement Coordinator
RT: Region Trainer
RTr: Region Treasurer
SJA: St. John’s Ambulance
SRC: Sidecar Rider Course
TC: Trailering Course
TRC: Trike Riding Course ~ a riding course for trike riders that will satisfy one part of the Levels
TTRC: Trikes with Trailers Course
UTDP: University Development Training Program ~ a specialized program of instruction for
new GWRRA University candidates.
The Special Notice page is where we put the priority notices.
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“GWRRA is an informal educational, social organization of proud, unique and special people – Gold Wing Owners. It was formed for people to exchange ideas, share safety information relating to motorcycling and motorcyclists, educate the non-motorcycling public concerning motorcycling problems and participate in impromptu rides. In addition, it supports the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) and assists all motorcyclists in achieving and/or improving public acceptance of motorcyclists. GWRRA is a family-oriented organization, without political or religious affiliations or influence and supports civic, local, police, charity, and government organizations. GWRRA publishes and distributes Wing World and other media which will inform, educate, entertain and enlighten our Members and Officers”.
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|Anita and JR Alkire||President and Wingmanemail@example.com||(623) 445-2680|
|Tim and Anna Grimes||Director of Rider Educationfirstname.lastname@example.org||(301) 994-1394|
|Larry and Penny Anthony||Director of Membership Enhancementemail@example.com||(205) 492-9728|
|Clara and Fred Boldt||Director of GWRRA Universityfirstname.lastname@example.org||(641) 484-5140|
|Randall and Janet Drake||Director of Financeemail@example.com||(303) 933-6073|
|Mike and Barri Critzman||Director of Motorist Awarenessfirstname.lastname@example.org||(760) 486-3405|
|Dan and Rachel Sanderovich||Executive Director Overseasemail@example.com||(942) 542-300-311|