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Yermo
11 years ago
Blog Article (11788)

On Riding Well: Fear is the only thing to fear.

On a motorcycle, it is said you go where you look. The problem is that often times we simply don't have "faith" in the bike, the suspension, the tires or the road to go through the corner focusing on where we would like to go. Instead, we go too slowly so we can fixate of the things we're afraid of. That bump in the road, that pebble, that leaf. We tense up. Because of this tension we feel we're going about as fast as the bike can go around the corner. The larger danger is when Bad Things Happe ...Read More

Yermo
11 years ago
Blog Article (11790)

On Riding Well: So You Want to Learn How to Ride a Motorcycle.

With kind feedback from Lee Parks who founded Total Control Motorcycling, I've updated this article to correct some mistakes and to reflect some changes that have occurred over the last 10 years.  tl;dr;  Don't buy a bike. Sign up for a beginner riders course in your state. If you can, take the Total Control Beginner Riding Clinic. In my humble opinion, even if you have to travel over a state or two it's worth it.  Don't buy the bike. Get good gear including a DOT rated helmet, ar ...Read More

Yermo
11 years ago
Blog Article (11790)

On Riding Well: So You Want to Learn How to Ride a Motorcycle.

With kind feedback from Lee Parks who founded Total Control Motorcycling, I've updated this article to correct some mistakes and to reflect some changes that have occurred over the last 10 years.  tl;dr;  Don't buy a bike. Sign up for a beginner riders course in your state. If you can, take the Total Control Beginner Riding Clinic. In my humble opinion, even if you have to travel over a state or two it's worth it.  Don't buy the bike. Get good gear including a DOT rated helmet, ar ...Read More