Garry McConnell

Owner/Chief Instructor

Garry has been riding well over 45 years & has owned multiple motorcycles. He teaches both Class 5 & 6 training, motorcycle advance & slow speed control plus long distance riding courses. He has served as a Sr. Instructor with the Canada Safety Council. He’s attended the World Conference on Motorcycle Safety; Directed Fleet Safety International Motorcycle Training Programs; managed OMG motorcycle training and was President of the Indian Motorcycle Riders Group® in Calgary. Garry loves his current ride, a 2017 Indian Road Master.

Gary Wong

Sr. Instructor

Gary has 25 years of driver education training. He is a certified to teach Driver Improvement, Professional Driver Development, Class 5 & 6 Driver Training, and UTV & ATV Training & Performance Driving Courses. Gary’s current ride is a 2017 Indian Chieftain.

Ross Kool


Ross has been riding for several years.  He has ridden across the USA (coast to coast), along the Pacific highway, through British Columbia and Vancouver Island and mostly around Southern Alberta.  Ross enjoys teaching family and friends to ride.  His goal at Wheels Training Centre is to open the world of motorcycling to new riders in a safe, educational manner that creates a life time of riding memories.  Ross currently rides a 1988 Honda Gold Wing and a 2007 Yamaha Warrior.

Rick Brown


Rick has been riding over 50 years & previously instructed with the Calgary Safety Council and refreshed his instructors licence to pass on his valued experience to new generations of riders. Rick was co-founder of the Calgary Motorcycle “Ride for Dad,” the “Honour Ride” and has been very active with Two Wheel Sunday. Rick’s not brand specific & has ridden everything from Yamaha, Victory, Kawasaki, Honda, Norton, BSA & Triumph and is a firm believer in safety first! Rick currently rides a 2016 Indian Road Master, which he rides all year round as he spends winters in Arizona where he’s extremely active with riding groups there.

Allan Orr


Allan has been riding two-wheel motorized bikes for over 35 years starting with dirt bikes in his early teens and graduating to highway touring bikes in his 20’s. He has put on countless km’s on highways from southern California through Oregon, Washington, BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. He appreciates the enjoyment of the ride and strives to make each trip an adventure. Allan is a life-long teacher and learner who enjoys and specializes in adult coaching and teaching. He looks forward to helping introduce you to the joy of riding the open, twisty road. His current ride is a 2015 Kawasaki Voyager 1700.

Günther Eichmann


Günther took a Safety Council course in Vancouver before starting riding and has been riding for over 35 years. His bikes have been a Honda Silverwing, BMW K75, and a Honda Silverwing MaxiScooter. He was an instructor for the Calgary Safety Council for 11 years and loves teaching new students how to ride safely.  He’s travelled over 500,000 km across Canada to the USA and up North. In 1996, he married and went with his wife on a motorcycle honeymoon to California. His current ride is a 2018 Honda NC750 XD which has a double clutch automatic transmission.  This bike gets amazing fuel economy and is also an adventure bike.

Tim Ward


Tim Ward has been riding for over 35 years. He got his license after taking a course from the Calgary Safety Counsel.  Tim tends to lean towards the Japanese motorcycles. He currently owns a 2004 800 Suzuki Intruder and a 2008 1500 Kawasaki Vulcan classic.  He enjoys teaching and recommends training to all new and future riders he talks with.