My sweet Alpinestars Anaheim Shoes

I really like my new Alpinestars Anaheim shoes! The Alpinestars Anaheim riding shoes look like stylish street shoes. While not track boots, these shoes offer up enough protection to inspire confidence on my commute to work. I also get the advantage of not needing a second pair of shoes at work. The Alpinestars Anaheim shoes look great with most…

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Surviving a winter road trip like a noob

Winter riding without the proper gear is a whole other level of cold If you have never ridden in winter, and you are considering a road trip, read this first and learn from my experience. Don’t make the same mistakes I made on my first trip. The beginning of my first winter road trip… That…

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Leather vs Textile Abrasion Resistance

Ever wonder how well your riding gear would hold up in the event of a slide? The leather vs textile debate has been going strong for a long time and I don’t see it stopping anytime soon. With the constant improvements in textiles it may eventually happen that textiles surpass leather in every category. For now…

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The Best Tether for your GoPro Hero5 Session

The tether options for the Hero5 Session are dismal The idea of flying down the highway and losing my pricey little camera always unsettled me. However the options out there for the new Session are somewhat dismal. The problem I found is that either they are made for the larger GoPros or attach in ways…

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How to Ride in the Winter

The majority of riders store their bikes for the winter but that doesn’t mean you have to. Riding in the winter can make you a better rider and definitely separates you from the weekend warriors, into a class all your own. There is a lot to say of someone who will happily hop on their motorcycle when, with the…

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Dainese MIG C2 Glove review

Dainese gear for under $100, MIG C2 offers good protection for the urban rider I upgraded my gloves to a pair of Dainese for under $100. I wore them inside, outside, cold, and warm, and here is what I think of them. At first glance, they are stylish black gloves with just the right amount…

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Is Red Light Filtering Legal?

Should red light filtering be legalized in Texas We recently ran an article about legalizing lane splitting in Texas. That article received a good amount of attention, and got me thinking as Jen and I watched the car a lane over check Facebook while rolling to the stop light. What about red light safety. Red light filtering…

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