When You Wear Jeans for Riding

Ask What Gear to Wear and Risk Starting a War People get crazy over some subjects and within the riding community riding gear is one of those subjects. There are generally two camps I’ve observed. One camp who says racing leathers all the time and the other camp who will go full-squid (no protective gear)…

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Usual Mistakes of New Motorcycle Riders

Usual mistakes of a new motorcycle rider Mistake 1: Forgetting to turn off their turn signal What usually happens: Stop, put on your blinker. Look for cars and turn the handlebars. Twist the throttle and begin a textbook turn. Panic and almost die sliding through the turn, there must have been lots of sand in…

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The Truth About Girls and Motorcycles

They Told Me a Motorcycle Would Attract Girls.. We’ve all heard this as young men, read it on some forum or thought it at some point. Here is the truth of it: the only people who will try to speak to you because of your bike are middle aged/older men. There are times when it won’t…

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Equinox 10.4 SI kayak review, the warranty

Warranties are designed to suck We purchased our two equinox kayaks about a month ago. A week later we unboxed the pair and loaded both carefully on top of our mini-van heading for the muddy waters of the Rio Grande. In the Rio Grande Valley and throughout the Santa Elana Canyon we battle tested our kayaks against…

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Motorcycles are Improving your Commute

Everyday day on my ride to work I get honked at Keep honking because I’m not going to stop passing through stalled traffic. I’m not the one making you sit in traffic and I have room to squeeze by, so I will. I understand why you’re frustrated. I’m bouncing to the rhythm of the music playing in my…

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When you take your wife camping…

Some observations I’ve made along the way, when you take your wife camping… “man, she sure does kick it up a notch, living the life out of a backpack!” …you get to eat real food for dinner! Before Jen, I would have filled my pack with granola bars, trail mix, jerky, and water before setting…

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HD Livewire vs Zero S vs Energica Eva

Who’s got the best Electric Motorcycle? More models are being introduced to us that are fighting to meet the demand for clean energy motorcycles. Let’s take a look at three serious contenders the S ZF6.5 vs the Eva 2 vs Project Livewire. Harley Davidson’s Project Livewwire HD announced it’s ambitions to introduce 100 new motorcycles within five…

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