Aaron Barnum has over nine years of experience in the motorcycle industry. Throughout his years working as a motorcycle technician, he has been trained and certified by the best. Receiving Bronze, Silver, and Gold certification from Yamaha's Technical Academy at the Yamaha Motor Corp. headquarters in Cypress, CA. Upon receiving the highest level of factory training, Aaron was also awarded the prestigious Top Technician Award by showing the highest level of knowledge and expertise in all areas service and repair. Example: electrical and fuel injection diagnostics, engine performance and component failure troubleshooting, chassis setup. Because Aaron received the Top Tech Award he was automatically enrolled in the first ever "United States Technician Grand Prix" put on by Yamaha. This contest consisted of 13 of the top rated Yamaha technicians in the US who competed against each other by diagnosing electrical, mechanical, and air/fuel problems on motorcycles and ATV's. Aaron is very honored to be ranked by Yamaha in the top 13 of the best mechanics in the United States.
Aaron has always been an avid motorcyclist. He enjoys all forms of riding and racing whether it be motocross, doing hare scrambles in the Nevada desert, the Virginia City GP, or off-road riding with friends.