Safe Winter Riding Tips


Source: Anthony from Revzilla

Safe & Enjoyable Cold Weather Motorcycle Riding

By BoochZilla

Changing Seasons, Changing Gears 

We all know about changing gears on the bike. Up is “up”, and down is “down.” How about that riding skill called changing gears between your ears? Autumn is a great time for riding. Temperatures are moderate and, in many parts of the land, beautiful color tours await. But the change in seasons also brings some different riding conditions that may require some mental gear changes. Continue reading “Safe Winter Riding Tips”

Motorcycle Safety: Think! Don’t ride too fast


Comments???? There are three videos in one…second video is the Transport for London advertisement about motorcycle safety.

A Transport for London (TfL) advert promoting motorcycle safety.

For more information visit our website:
http://www.tfl.gov.uk/roadsafety
http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/proje…

Transcript:
I could be at home now, watching telly with the kids. Well I was thinking about going for a pint, instead I’ve punctured my lung and it’s slowly filling up with blood. I’m going into cardiac arrest now. Silly place to overtake really. Still you live and learn, don’t you?

Riding in the Rain and Wind


by Jeff Cobb

SOURCE:  MOTORCYCLE.COM

Wearing really good gear can help in a down pour.  Preparing for the worst and hope for the best is our motto.  We wear Gore Tex suits and Gore Tex gloves in the rains we hit where we live and on the road.  We ride all year, rain or shine so we know a thing or two about staying safe in climate weather.  Personally, we both feel that rain should not be a deterrent but a reminder to take extra care and be respectful of Mother Nature.  Never over do it, be alert and you can still have fun. Also, bringing heated gear is always a good plan even in the summer months. 

Riding roads you have been on before also take on a whole different feel in the rain.  Rain can be beautiful even though you might not have too many views.  😉

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