Vabene Racing School is a small independent teaching organisation with a passionate team. We help riders in a safe and joyful way to develop their riding skills. Aim is to gain experience and confidence in the exciting world of track riding and racing. It's suitable for all types of rider; 'first timers' at the circuit to more experienced riders and licenced racers. Women and men.

We also organise bespoke events with free practice and instruction courses for brand clubs, motorcycle dealers and others. With our flexible team of experienced, skilled and enthiousastic people we are ready to serve you.

Focused Events & Vabene

Since 2014 there is a cooperation between Focused Events and Vabene Racing School. At selected events, Vabene offers their VIP track riding skills courses. Focused Events is UK's number one track day company and rapidly exploring the market at the European mainland. A Vabene course via Focused Events can only be booked in conjunction with a simultanous event of them.


The core team of Vabene exist of founder Fred Cuijpers his partner Peggy Appelmans and close friend Maarten Kraan. Peggy and Fred are both certified KNMV (Dutch) Road race Motorsport trainers. All three are currently racers at international club level. 

Fred passed all levels of the Californian Superbike School (UK), posses more then 33 years riding experience at the street and 15 year at the race track, the same goes for Maarten. Peggy has 10 years street experience and equal in track racing. In every day live they are all working for international companies. Together they offer more then 20 years experience teaching to all kind of track riders: from novice to national club level: youngest 8 years, oldest 68 years. All over Europe. Maarten has also extensive academically teaching experience as lecturer in Medicine. Fred and Peggy both where lecturers in Information Technology for several years.  

In addition we have a close relationship with around 15 experienced, skilled and enthiousastic instructors and supporting people for safety and catering. Our instructors are selected for their empathic and observation skills, riding level and most important: didactic skills. All are racers or former racers at club, national, EC and GP level.