Top 10 tips for riding long distances

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Full article with thanks to https://motorbikewriter.com/top-10-tips-long-distances/ It would seem like a natural progression from regular commuting or sports biking around town.  But these journeys have added challenges that regular bikers may not be aware of. For long-distance biker travellers, knowing what to expect can make the difference between a memorable journey and a tiresome haul. There are some things that you might …

Picking The Right Quietest Biker Helmets in 2020

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Full article with thanks to https://bettersoundproofing.com/best-quietest-motorcycle-helmets/ If you experience ear fatigue and hearing loss after a ride, then you should be checking out the quietest biker helmets available. Riding at 40 mph or faster can generate wind noise greater than 100 dB with a helmet on, and 10 times louder without one. A good helmet doesn’t just look good and keep the …

The UK’s best biking roads

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Full article with thanks to https://www.confused.com/on-the-road/motorbike/best-biking-routes-in-britain You’re never too far away from your next great adventure. If you want inspiration for some of the best biking roads going, look no further than good Old Blighty. No matter where you are, there’s a beautiful ride waiting for you. So don your leathers and treat yourself. The Antrim Coast – Northern Ireland The …

Riding a Motor Trike…what Safety Equipment must I wear?

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Full article with thanks to https://www.gov.uk/ride-motorcycle-moped/safety-equipment#:~:text=You%20must% Safety equipment Helmet You must wear a safety helmet when riding a motorcycle on the road. All helmets sold in the UK must comply with at least 1 of these: British Standard BS 6658:1985 and carry the BSI (British Standards Institution) Kitemark UNECE Regulation 22.05 any standard accepted by a member of the European Economic Area which …

Be a virtual Easy Rider and support our vital Air Ambulance

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Full article with thanks to https://www.teignmouth-today.co.uk/article.cfm?id=119271&headline=Be%20a%20virtual%20Easy%20Rider%20and%20support%20our%20vital%20Air%20Ambulance&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2020 FOLLOWING the cancellation of Devon Air Ambulance’s (DAA) annual Motorcycle Ride Out, which sees in the region of 1,000 bikers rally together every July to support their Air Ambulance, DAA took the opportunity to launch its first ever Virtual Bike Show fundraiser, supported by Bridge Motorcycles. There are four categories from which participants can select …

I’m seriously considering riding a motor trike…what do I need to know?

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Full article with thanks to https://www.gov.uk/ride-motorcycle-moped Motor tricycles Provisional category B car licences and provisional category A licences now only cover you to ride motor tricycles if you have a physical disability. Driving tests for 3-wheeled vehicles are only available for physically disabled drivers. If you’re not physically disabled and want to ride a motor tricycle you’ll now need to …

Five of the best motorcycle routes in the UK

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Full article with thanks to https://www.rac.co.uk/drive/travel/motorbike-routes/best-motorcycle-routes-UK/ The UK is blessed with some of the finest  motorcycle routes in the world, including stunning coastal roads, twisting mountain passes and sweeping moorland rides – enough to excite any motorcycle enthusiast. Finding a good motorbike road in the UK shouldn’t be too tricky – simply look for a roadside diner filled with happy …

Are Motor Trikes Safer Than Motorcycles?

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Full article with thanks to https://www.michiganautolaw.com/blog/2020/05/04/motor-trike-safer-motorcycle/ Are motor trikes safer than motorcycles? Better traffic visibility is  a safety plus for a 3-wheel  motorcycle but they have their own unique dangers We’ve all been seeing more motor trikes — or three-wheeled motorcycles — on the roads. They definitely grab attention: some look a little like a police motorcycle in the front …

Trikes: Mad choice or fun alternative?

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Full article with thanks to https://www.motorcyclenews.com/news/2017/may/trike-poll/ Trikes are very niche. There’s lot of ‘sidecar appeal’ about them, in that sometimes the reason for buying one is the same as the reason for buying a sidecar outfit – their owners/riders have suffered a motorcycle accident and lost the use of a limb, or only have partial use, or simply can’t risk …