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Favorite Local Motorcycle Routes: Delaware

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 26, 2015 12:30:00 PM

 

 

AdventureDelaware is a state rich in history as well as both rural and urban scenery. It has tax-free shopping and the motorcycle roads give you thick forests, shorelines, hills, wooded areas and much more. You can bike for as long as you’d like and then enjoy the beaches, hiking and other fun entertainment. These routes are some of the best in the state for motorcyclists who ride locally and those who travel around.

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How to Care for Leather Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 21, 2015 3:55:00 PM


nice_gloves_dudeMotorcycle gear is expensive and if you have a good pair of riding gloves, not only did you invest money into them, but they are a comfortable piece of your ride. You want to maintain them and keep them operable as long as possible. If you want leather motorcycle gloves to stay in good riding condition for a number of years, you will need to do proper maintenance on them.

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Favorite Local Motorcycle Routes: Connecticut

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 19, 2015 3:48:00 PM

 

 

autumn_road_1Connecticut is a picturesque portion of the country with easy drives for motorcycle riders who live in the New York and Pennsylvania regions or those visiting from other areas. The rolling hills, antique shops, tobacco farms, river valleys and other scenic views allow motorcyclists miles of memories. Here are some of the best routes in the state of Connecticut.

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Motorcycle Gear to Ensure a Safe Ride in every Season

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 14, 2015 5:00:00 PM

ArmorNo matter what the season, if you ride a motorcycle you already know how important protective equipment is to your life. Critical motorcycle safety equipment can save the lives of both the rider and the passenger. This list of four essential pieces of protective gear for motorcycle riders can make all  the differnece between an accident and a tragedy

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Favorite Local Motorcycle Routes: Arkansas

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 12, 2015 4:00:00 PM

 

 

good_womanYou may not automatically think of Arkansas as a great place to ride, but the state actually has some of the best motorcycle roads in the country. There are plenty of things to do when you stop and there are mountain ranges, untapped forests, and open roads to enjoy as well. Here are just a few of the best motorcycle routes in the state of Arkansas.

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5 Reasons to Always Wear Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 10, 2015 9:16:00 AM

 

 

is_block_glove_hand_throttle_yellow_blackIf you ride your motorcycle often, you know the rules about gear. You should always wear your helmet to protect your head and so on and so forth. You know that you should always wear your gloves as well because you’ve heard other say so, but what are the real reasons? When it’s hot, they aren’t always comfortable! Here are a few reasons why you should wear your motorcycle gloves at all times when you ride.

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5 Tips for Buying Leather Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 7, 2015 11:01:00 AM

 

 

757When you need to buy motorcycle gloves, you go to the store, pick up the first pair of gloves and walk to the register, right? Wrong. Buying motorcycle gloves should take a little time and effort. If you want to get gloves that will be safe, comfortable, and appropriate in all the right areas, take these tips into consideration.

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Favorite Local Motorcycle Routes: Alabama

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 5, 2015 4:00:00 PM

 

 

AdventureAlabama is a great state to take a motorcycle ride since it has a rich heritage, plenty of culture stops, beautiful scenery, and decent weather for much of the year. This state has a few designated trails that were designed to show culture, history, and scenery along one path. You can expect a variety of things form the scenery including rolling hills, thick forests, and a small area of the Gulf coastline. There are plenty of options throughout the state, but here are some of the best places to cruise when you are looking for an entertaining ride.

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The Impact of Motorcycle Gloves on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Posted by Tom Schwab

Aug 3, 2015 1:03:00 PM

 

 

NanoCarpal tunnel syndrome happens when the median nerve running from the forearm into the palm is pressured and squeezed at the wrist. The nerve sense sensations into the hand and impulses to small muscles in a number of areas. The median nerve in the carpal tunnel area can become compressed when it is overused or traumatized. Carpal tunnel syndrome can be mild, moderate, or even severe. At best, it is uncomfortable. When you think of carpal tunnel syndrome, you most often attribute it to someone sitting at a desk typing for too long with bad posture. But the affliction can settle in with many others as well. Even motorcycle riders. When you ride your motorcycle, do your hands ever get numb? That could be from the bike’s vibration, but it also could be the onset of carpal tunnel syndrome. Here are a few ways motorcycle gloves can combat, prevent, and help cure carpal tunnel syndrome in motorcycle riders.

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How a Weekend Motorcycle Trip Brought Us Closer

Posted by Dan Moyle

Jul 31, 2015 11:53:00 AM

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1,000 miles. 3 days. 3 men. 1 great priceless experience. 

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