AMA Recreational Riding Commissions are the volunteer bodies that discuss ways to enhance and promote recreational riding events sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association.


Becoming A Commission Member
AMA Recreational Riding Commission appointees must have an active AMA membership and be in good standing throughout their appointment. Each appointee shall serve a two-year term beginning in January. The AMA strongly encourages every commission member to attend the annual AMA Congress weekend, traditionally held in Columbus, Ohio.

Applications must be submitted by Sept. 1 for the term beginning the following January. Note: For the term beginning Jan. 2021, applications will be accepted through Oct. 31, 2020. Appointees may serve multiple terms. The AMA president and CEO may remove any appointee from a commission at any time. AMA Recreational Riding Commissions are the volunteer bodies that discuss ways to enhance and promote recreational riding events sanctioned by the American Motorcyclist Association.

If you are interested in becoming an AMA Recreational Riding Commission member, please visit this link to apply online.

  • Road Riding Commission
  • Adventure/Dual Sport Riding Commission
  • Trail/Off-Road Riding Commission
  • Special Interest Commission

Submitting Recommendations and Agenda Items
Recommendations and agenda items may be submitted at any point in the season. Only AMA Commission members may submit via this link.

All business by the AMA Recreational Riding Commissions is subject to review and approval by the AMA Board of Directors.