I was first exposed to two-wheels at a young age. My dad worked in the motorcycle industry and rode a Harley. He would take my sisters and I for rides, and I seem to recall the family rule was we had to be 6 years old – there is no law in Canada that states a minimum age to be a passenger. 303 more words
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Over the years as a Motorcycle Coach I have heard this all too often. A new rider gets out of the MSF course, gets a motorcycle (often times the one the boyfriend / husband / best friend wants for themselves), maybe takes one more class and is ready to head off into the sunset. 601 more words
So, the other day I was talking to a friend and he was telling me all about how grueling the workout was with his trainer at the gym the day before and how much he had to work on before he saw him again. 741 more words
Your object-avoidance techniques for a car are the opposite for a motorcycle.
If the overall mass of the rider and bike is not first leaned into the turn, achieved by the counterintuitive process of counter steering, the inertia of the rider and bike will cause them to continue in a straight line. 1,635 more words