safety

How to Avoid Getting Rear Ended

How to Avoid Getting Rear Ended

Getting hit from behind is probably one of the most annoying things that can happen out on the road. On a motorcycle, however, it can be deadly. Avoiding this simple type of collision is important, but much more crucial if you are on a motorcycle. Rear end collisions can happen in a number of situations. […]

When and How to Lay Down Your Motorcycle

When and How to Lay Down Your Motorcycle

You’ve probably a story like this one before: Someone was out for a ride and a car pulled out in front of them unexpectedly, or something similar. They didn’t want to get hurt, so they deliberately laid down their bike in order to prevent themselves from running into the car. After hearing such a story, […]

How to Ride Your Motorcycle in the Rain

How to Ride Your Motorcycle in the Rain

April showers bring May flowers. Spring has officially sprung, which means motorcycle season has begun (no I didn’t mean for that to rhyme). The only bad thing about this time of year is that we will see a lot more wet weather – at least here in Canada. It’s inevitable that you will get caught […]

How to Safely Pass Other Traffic

How to Safely Pass Other Traffic

Everybody knows how to safely pass other traffic, right? Sure. It’s pretty simple stuff. Or is it? At the very least, it’s worth analyzing this common road action in some detail in order to demonstrate the individual steps involved. Hopefully, this will help you realize exactly how crucial it is to get it right. A […]

Top 5 Reasons to Take Motorcycle Training

Top 5 Reasons to Take Motorcycle Training

Motorcycle riders tend to experience a liberating feeling in comparison to people who drive cars. This is because the former get to feel the wind rush past them, literally, and generally get to enjoy the outdoors without feeling as if they are trapped inside a cage. However, riding a motorcycle can be dangerous, particularly if […]