Monday, June 26, 2017

It's that time of year, getting out on the road, bike is all tuned, rugged motorcycle gear all cleaned and ready to go.  Whatever you do, wherever you go, have fun, stay safe.  

Here are Seven great events happening coming soon in July:

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Las Vegas Baby - 
Moonshine Poker Run & Block Party - Win Cash
Saturday, July 1, 2017 8:00 AM

Erie Pa

Roar On the Shore Bike Rally 2017 - 100,000 bikers!
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - Sunday, July 16, 2017

Sturgis Kentucky Bike Rally 2017 - Adults Only
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - Sunday, July 16, 2017

Red Wing Mn
Star Days 2017 - Family Friendly
Monday, July 17, 2017 - Friday, July 21, 2017

Springville In
ABATE of Indiana's 37th Annual Boogie -  37th Annual
Thursday, July 20, 2017 - Sunday, July 23, 2017

Ocean Shores Wa
Hog Wild Coastal Rally - Beautiful NW scenery
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - Sunday, July 30, 2017

Van Wert Oh
Wetzelland Motorcycle Rally - Adults only  Party Hardy
Friday, July 28, 2017 - Sunday, July 30, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

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3 Reasons why it is Important to Wear Safe Motorcycle Gear

Motorcycling may be something you really enjoy or something you want to get into, but you need to understand that riding this type of bike requires a lot of safety. This is why you must have the best motorcycle gear. This can be a dangerous hobby, but with the right gear you can be much safer on your bike.  Below are 3 reasons as to why safe and quality motorcycle gear is so important.

1. Testing

Make sure you get gear from a company that tests it thoroughly. If the seams, zippers, and other parts of the gear are not tested you may be getting a jacket or another item that is just not necessarily safe. Quality can endure testing and you really have to know that your motorcycle gear is not only safe, but also made of quality materials.

2. Specialist Gear

Some types of motorcycling gear is considered to be specialist type of gear. The advancements in the manufacturing process, the higher quality materials used, and the development of these new products is what will allow you to know you can trust the gear. This means you will be sure the gear you are getting is perfect for your safety and more.

3. More than Just Leather

Leather is very popular due to the association it has with motorcycling, but this is not the only choice for your motorcycle gear. You can also go with ballistic nylon or Kevlar materials. These two types of material help to keep warmth in while allowing venting as well. These materials also dry out much faster than leather will and this can be a huge benefit when driving through the rain.

Choosing gear that is safer because of the materials does not make you less of a man. It is one thing to try to look good, but it is another to do so in an unsafe way. You have to choose the right materials for you even if they are not the manliest looking choices. However, there are many materials that look great and are also safe.

If you want to avoid being splattered all over the road you want to make sure you choose the right type of motorcycle gear for you with safety in mind. This includes the motorcycle jacket, the motorcycle gloves, the motorcycle boots, and, of course, the motorcycle helmet.  Make sure to check out for all of the items and more.