Helmet Communicator Buyer’s Guide

Helmet Communicator Buyer's Guide

Start with this question: With what, or whom do you want to communicate? That sounds obvious, but when considering a “helmet communication” system, you need to give this some careful consideration. Complete this sentence – I want to: Listen to my iPod without those uncomfortable earbuds and the white cords dangling from my helmet. Hear […]

Cold Weather Gear Buyer’s Guide

Cold Weather Gear Buyer's Guide

Prepare For Winter With Cold Weather Gear There is no bad weather – Just bad clothing. Even though I live in Southern California, I’ve ridden in a wide variety of weather conditions. Once, on a dual-sport ride in the mountains of south central Utah, I was surprised by a snowstorm – surprising because it was […]

Body Protection Buyer’s Guide – What’s Right For You?

Body Protection Buyer's Guide - What’s Right For You?

Sometimes – not very often, of course – but sometimes, getting suited up to ride can be a hassle. It’s all worth it when you get out there, when you’re enjoying the ride, and are well protected with all your gear. But going through the process with the chest protector and back protector and elbow […]

Technical Riding Gear Buyer’s Guide: The Science Of Klim

How Klim Uses Superior Engineering To Build The World’s Most Technically Advanced Gear Off-road, dual-sport and adventure riding is blessed and simultaneously cursed with a wide range of terrain, weather, logistic and other potentially life-threatening conditions. For a sport that is more about where you can go than how to get there, off-road adventure riding […]

Be Kind To Your Knees – Buyer’s Guide To Knee Brace Fit And Function

Why you need to wear knee braces, and how to buy them. You buy and wear a helmet to prevent a head injury. That makes perfect sense. Why, then, do most MX riders forget the knee brace, only buying one (or two) after they’ve already injured a knee? Doesn’t make sense. We see an increasing […]