Category: Gear

Tips on how to purchase gear

by Liz Jansen Wearing heated gear  from neck to ankles extends my safe and enjoyable riding season significantly. In fact, it’s unsafe road conditions, not the cold that pulls me off my bike in winter. I’ve just returned from a …

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I have been wearing a modular Schuberth C3W helmet for almost a year and been extremely impressed with its quality and comfort. It fits like a glove, has good air flow and excellent aerodynamics. I’ve always worn high-quality helmets but …

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Thanks go to Hakim Driouche at online gear-heaven retailer Revzilla, who answered my questions about brand and feature comparison. Wearing heated gear  from neck to ankles extends my safe and enjoyable riding season significantly. In fact, it’s unsafe road conditions, not the …

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by Liz Jansen While most motorcyclists appreciate the protective properties of helmet, jackets, pants and boots, the value of motorcycle gloves gets overlooked. Hands and fingers are vulnerable. Outstretched, they’re often the first body part to contact the ground. In …

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by Liz Jansen Motorcycle jackets are one of the first pieces of gear a new rider or passenger wears. Function, fit and fashion are now integrated in a plethora of styles and materials. Whether you select leather or textile, consider …

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by Liz Jansen For years, blue jeans were the only type of riding pants I wore. Then I tried real riding pants and now it’s rare to venture out with just jeans. The material, functionality and fit of riding pants …

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by Liz Jansen When it comes to riding a motorcycle, feet are often the most taken for granted piece of equipment we have. Not only are they our form of transportation when we’re off the bike, we count on them …

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No one intends to fall off his or her motorcycle. Yet it happens. Motorcycle crashes killed 4,502 people in the United States in 2010.[i] Countless more were injured. Deaths and debilitating injuries ranging in scale from massive to minor, change …

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Many of you may be thinking of purchasing a new or new-to-you motorcycle. With the plethora of models, brands, and styles out there, filtering all the information you’re going to be hearing and seeing to find the bike that’s just …

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