You have your motorcycle license, been riding for a couple of years; do you still adhere to your safety training? Did you know that many motorcycle accidents involve riders without training? Ninety-two percent of riders involved in accidents were self-taught or learned from friends or family. Rider inattention is a common factor in many motorcycle accidents.
You think riding a motorcycle is as easy as getting in the saddle and heading out. Take a long ride through the backcountry and find out just how out of shape you are. Riding can be exhausting, often resulting in sore muscles and achy bones.
Riding a motorcycle requires honing some skills to near perfection, being average is not acceptable. Being average means, you may have developed some bad habits that could get you into serious trouble. Let’s take a look at some bad habits you may have developed by thinking you are a better rider than you are. We’ll also look at what you can do to improve your riding habits for the better.
You are about to embark on that long-awaited riding tour of your favorite vacation spot in the whole USA. Thing is you want a camera handy when that “Kodak Moment” happens. In that case, you might use your cellphone camera, so the moment is not lost.
Approaching a hairpin turn can create anxiety in the inexperienced rider. Negotiating hairpins can be tricky at best, but for beginning riders, it is an experience in itself. Get some additional training in the slow-speed operation of a motorcycle, then practice, practice, practice, and practice some more. Since you are preparing yourself for riding through hairpin turns, consider wearing Motorcycle Armor Leather Jackets for max safety.
Off-roading is what it is, riding a motorcycle off the beaten path, usually on unpaved roads, in some cases, no road at all. The smaller, lighter, more comfortable to maneuver dual-sport motorcycle is what the doctor ordered. Before you buy one, you should know more about what are different types of motorcycles based on the usage? While you are at it, do not hesitate to get Men Motorcycle Leather Jacket to go along with the dual-sport motorcycle of your choice.
You are all ready for a good ride with friends and fellow riders. You safety check your ride to make sure it is roadworthy, the front tire is flat. You are in luck, the tube inside the tire is the problem, not the tire, and you will only have to get a new inner tube. You decide to do the tire fix yourself.
You do not want to miss Wicked Stock’s Black Friday – Sale of motorcycle fashion and gear. Black Friday is the Friday after Thanksgiving and is considered the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. If you missed the Wicked Stock Thanksgiving sale ’cause you were too full of turkey to move, here is your reprieve.
You do not want to miss Wicked Stock’s Thanksgiving Sale of motorcycle fashion and gear sale. Thanksgiving, the fourth Thursday in November, is an excellent pre-Christmas sale to get those needed or coveted motorcycle styles you missed at the Labor Day Sale.
Here we are going to review some motorcycle docs and movies that hopefully will inspire you to ride. This first installment is a documentary that is on YouTube about a female motorcycle racer.