If you live in a country where cold, snowy winters occur, with some preparation and good gear there’s not much stopping you from riding all winter long. If you do plan to keep riding your motorcycle in cold weather, the following tips and preparations will keep you and your motorcycle in tip-top condition.
Many motorcycle riders have a habit of holding tension in the arms and shoulders while riding. Here are nine ways to lighten up on those arms and hands!
Much of the anxiety felt riding in the rain arises from imaginings, and other riders’ poor experiences. Riding your motorcycle in the rain is part of the adventure of motorcycling and with these tips, you can really make some fun out of – riding in the rain.
Some of the best roads to ride are enjoyed in autumn. Riding amidst autumn’s conditions can be challenging however, with preparation and planning your autumn motorcycle rides will be awesome, and safe!
Fatigue contributes highly to automobile accidents; fatigue is certainly a greater danger for a rider. And if you’re riding with other people it’s definitely a topic which needs to be discussed. To avoid falling asleep and overcome fatigue on motorcycle rides, follow a few of these basic guidelines.
Nothing beats the feeling of the sun on your face or the pleasure felt after a long day riding on clean, dry roads. Nonetheless, the high reaching temperatures of summer present their own challenges especially since we need to wear our protective motorcycle gear while trying to stay cool.
Using the controls on your motorcycle, and your “sit position” provide the best results when you feel like everything was tailored made to fit you. There are a wide variety of simple adjustments you can easily make to achieve better motorcycle fit to your body shape and size.
The standard rule of any motorcycle rider’s safety is to ensure a safe ride, every ride. And one of the key factors to that is making certain your motorcycle or scooter is in the best condition for the ride.
Riding your motorcycle on expressways can be more secure than that on secondary roads of lower speeds. However, they are not without risks. Use my guide for best managing the specific risks characteristic to this environment.
Motorcycling with friends on a weekend ride or with an organised motorcycle club ride is another cherished part of the motorcycle riding experience. It’s fun riding with a group of friends but it requires the full attention of each rider.
When your sunny day ride changes to a dark sky and rain, it’s crucial to be prepared in order to continue your ride safely. With the right technique, attitude and preparations, riding your motorcycle in the rain means the “wet stuff” won’t have the chance to – rain on your parade!
It’s time to pick up your motorcycle at the shop or from winter storage. Often bike shops are located in congested city locations, plus you might have to ride a style of bike you’ve not ridden before. These 10 tips to riding your motorcycle home from the dealership ensure a safe one!