Long Haul: 10 Tips for Endurance Motorcycle Riding

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What’s the longest distance you’ve ever ridden on a motorcycle in one day? Have you ever considered logging a long distance run of say more than 1,000 miles in one day? Did you know there’s a group that focuses on nothing but endurance/long-distance riding? Dubbed, the Iron Butt Association, the organization offers certificates of completion […]

Ready for The Rally: Essentials For your Ride to Sturgis

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From the moment they throw a leg over the saddle of a Hog for the first time there’s one goal just about every Harley ride envisions, cruising into downtown Sturgis, South Dakota, to attend the mother of all motorcycle rallies, the legendary Sturgis Rally. From the thousands of bikes lined up and down Main Street […]

Don’t Sweat the Wet: Motorcycle Rain Gear to Beat April Showers

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Rain-schmrain! If you’re a die-hard motorcycle rider you don’t let a little bit (or a lot) of the wet stuff deter you from getting your two-wheeled fix. You don’t have to be a tough “biker” type to slog through an unexpected deluge—but it sure does help if you have the right motorcycle gear to start […]

Tip to Tail Motorcycle Luggage: Installing a Tank and Tail Bag on a Sport Bike

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The reasons for people’s attraction to sport bikes are numerous, but the speed, performance, and sexy lines of these bikes seem to dominate most opinions. It’s safe to say the majority of riders don’t purchase a street bike or sport bike because they like to tour on them. That’s not to say you can’t take […]

For the Love of the Ride: Romancing on Two Wheels

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As Valentine’s Day draws near, there’s often a bit of anxiety and worry that begins to swirl in the mind as you contemplate things like the perfect gift, dinner reservations, weekend getaway locations, and funding the whole deal. If you haven’t made dinner reservations by now, chances are you’re going to be out of luck […]