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7 Features that make the best motorcycle gloves for women

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 22, 2015 1:31:00 PM

 

womanMotorcycle gloves that work well for men won’t necessarily work well for women. Men’s hands generally are larger, have thicker fingers, and the motorcycle gloves men wear often times won’t work well for  women. The best motorcycle gloves for women is one that incorporates many design elements that make the glove more suitable for women and the special needs of their hands.

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9 Easy Tips for Basic Motorcycle Leather Glove Maintenance

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 20, 2015 5:00:00 PM

 

 

LeatherWhen you buy leather motorcycle gloves, you are making a small investment. You want the gloves to look nice, make your ride easier, protect your hands, and last for as long as possible. Leather Gloves are not items you will set on a shelf and view. They are riding along with you and taking the dirt and daily wear and tear. You will need to do a few things to maintain the gloves in order to keep them in top shape for every ride. Here are a few basic leather motorcycle glove maintenance tips.

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8 Tips to Planning Your Summer Motorcycle Road Trip

Posted by Dan Moyle

May 18, 2015 2:00:00 PM

summerSummer's almost here and you're itching to saddle up and leave your troubles behind. At least for the weekend. Now is the perfect time to plan your perfect summer motorcycle trip. 

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Topics: Motorcycle Travel Tips

How to Keep Leather Motorcycle Gloves Clean

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 15, 2015 12:28:00 PM

 

 

LeatherWhen you find leather motorcycle gloves that you absolutely love, you want them to last as long as possible. You know that dirt and dust build up can deteriorate the leather on the gloves faster, but when you use them for rides, there’s no avoiding the road. So how do you keep the gloves clean and functional for as long as possible? Here are a few tips.

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Why Deerskin is used for gloves

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 13, 2015 2:00:00 PM

DeerLike most motorcyclists, you probably have several pairs of riding gloves for use in many different types of riding conditions. Yet, there is one type of glove that generally does well in virtually all types of weather and riding conditions while providing superior protection for your hands. Deerskin gloves give you a great combination of comfort, protection, durability, and great looks.

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The Dangers and Pleasures of Motorcycle Spring Riding

Posted by Dan Moyle

May 11, 2015 10:11:00 AM

Spring2Springtime can be the best time of year to ride...but also the most dangerous. It's a bit like the Tale of Two Cities - the best of time and the worst of times. Pro: spring smells and warm temps after a long winter. Con: post-winter salt & grime on the roads.

After a rough winter especially, cage drivers have forgotten to even try to look for motorcyclists. We need to be extra careful in the early spring season, and never assume anything about being seen.

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Topics: Motorcycle Safety, Spring

Your Mama Wears Combat Boots and Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Dan Moyle

May 8, 2015 1:30:00 PM

good_womanHappy Mother's Day to all you biker babes with babes of your own. I for one am glad my mom's a biker - well sort of a biker. She doesn't have her own bike. She rides with my dad. But she's a biker just the same.

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Topics: Ladies Motorcycle Gloves, Womens motorcycle gloves

10 Mother's Day gift ideas for motorcycle riders

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 4, 2015 1:01:00 PM

 

good_womanYou always knew your mom was special. After all, how many of your friends can say their mom is a motorcycle rider? When Mother’s Day rolls around again, you want to get something really special for mom. Since she loves riding so much, it’s a great plan to get her something motorcycle-related. Here are 10 gift ideas for your biker Mom.

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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves, Women Motorcycle Riders

5 tips for riding a motorcycle on wet roads

Posted by Tom Schwab

May 1, 2015 1:11:00 PM

Rain2-1If you ride a motorcycle for any period of time, sooner or later, you will encounter a wet roads. It doesn’t matter what caused the road to get wet or if it is actually raining at the time; the risk is the same. Following are five tips for motorcycle riding on wet road.

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What you need to know about deerskin motorcycle gloves

Posted by Tom Schwab

Apr 22, 2015 3:00:00 PM

DeerAs every biker knows, there is nothing like the feel of hand grips through a pair of leather gloves. Soft and supple, the best ones allow you to have nearly as much tactile sense as your bare fingers, yet your hands will always be protected from the wind, rain or even if you take a nasty spill.

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