Year: 2015

Riding in Groups for Beginners: Tips and Etiquette

One of the greatest things about riding a motorcycle is the camaraderie found amongst those who love the open road. You find yourself making unexpected connections, new friends, and travel companions. Group rides can be for the purpose of a poker run, charity or fundraiser, traveling in a group to another destination, or a sightseeing […]

Motorcycle v Trike

It seems that recently, trikes have become a source of discussion and great debate. Some seem to think that trikes are in a different category entirely from traditional two-wheeled motorcycles, while others see them as just a variation. Perusing through blogs and message boards seem to offer up the general conclusion that trikes are easier […]

Staying Cool in the Summer Heat on your Motorcycle

As summer rolls on and riding season comes into full swing, the temperatures begin to soar. Several areas of the US have already seen the mercury rising into the 90’s, with humidity high and the UV index climbing. These are beautiful days for enjoying the road- if you are well prepared! Heat related illnesses can […]

How Do You Choose a Motorcycle?

Ahh, riding. There’s nothing in the world that comes close to the experience. It truly is a hard-earned accomplishment to be licensed and on two wheels. It takes patience and skill to learn to ride, and every time you get on the road, you’re making decisions. Some of those decisions may be life and death; […]

Finding Genuine Honda Saddlebag

Finding Genuine Honda Saddlebag Accessories are an important addition to any motorcycle. They not only enhance its appearance, but increase the value of the motorcycle. One of the most important accessories you can add to your motorcycle is a saddlebag. These are storage bags that are designed specifically for motorbikes. They were originally an improvisation […]

Motorcyclist Road Woes: What to Look For and How to Handle Them

Whether you are a rider leaving the safety of your driveway for the very first time or a veteran rolling into the 100,000 mile mark, there are always road hazards to look out for. Asphalt snakes, blind spots, uneven roads, gravel, distracted drivers can all turn a good ride into a tragedy if not handled […]

Motorcycle Riding and Your Physical Health

Okay, ladies. We all know that riding improves our moods. We get out on the road for our Wind Therapy, and what happens? You feel the rush of the wind whipping your worries away; the humming and vibration of the motor seems to literally shake the tension from your body. But did you know that […]

International Female Ride Day

Did you know that May 2 is the Ninth Annual International Female Ride Day©? I want to share the point of this terrific campaign, whose sole purpose is to highlight the female motorcycle and scooter rider. I can relate to that, riding is my passion and it doesn’t take too much to convince me to […]

Open Road Girl Announces Availability of Hip Purses – PRESS RELEASE

Open Road Girl Announces Availability of Hip Purses Created for the Girl on the Go Minneapolis— Hip Purses — Today, the first day of Spring, seems fitting for Open Road Girl to announce the unveiling of their newest line of accessories. The Open Road Girl Hip Purses, designed specifically with the woman biker in mind, enables riders to sport the […]