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Olympia introduces Best Motorcycle Glove: Rain or Shine

Posted by Tom Schwab

Mar 13, 2015 5:00:00 PM

4300_Gore_Tex_Rain_Shine_Motorcylce_gloveOne of the most important articles of clothing for any rider is a decent glove. No one should really go riding without one on each hand. Not only will they give you protection from the elements, but if you go down soft or hard, they'll also offer you protection from asphalt, cement and gravel road rash.

Up until this point, some of the finest riding gloves were made of soft and flexible leather. Leather gives superior abrasion resistance; it is supple enough to let you grip the handles, and it provides a modicum of protection from the weather.

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Topics: All Season Motorcycle Gloves, Long Distance Riding, Gel Palm Gloves, leather motorcycle gloves, Hand Numbness/Vibration, Spring, comfort

4 Ways to Beat the Winter Biker Blues

Posted by Dan Moyle

Feb 5, 2015 4:26:00 PM

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For motorcycle enthusiasts - bikers - the winter blues set in right about the same time we put away the bike for the last time and hook up the trickle charger. It doesn't take long to miss the open road. So what do we do? We start to dream about the curves, think about the wind and our right hand starts to twitch & twist a bit. 


Winter doesn't have to hurt. Here are a few ways to beat those winter biker blues.

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Topics: All Season Motorcycle Gloves

Why Wear Motorcycle Gloves?

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Aug 12, 2014 8:42:00 AM

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Hey, we don't usually bring this up ...

We'd much rather talk about the fun of riding .. but every once in a while the "why wear motorcycle gloves"  question comes up.

You may be tempted to think -- " ... it's summer, it's hot, no gear today".
 
Well, we could tell you all the benefits of protective gloves ... how they're made with "abrasion proof" this and "padded" that ...

Instead, we'll just let a rider friend who was in a wreck last month answer this most basic question for you.
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Topics: Motorcycle Safety, All Season Motorcycle Gloves

5 Reasons to Love Deerskin Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Jun 24, 2014 1:40:00 PM

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Deerskin has long been prized by riders, and deerskin gloves can make a great addition to your motorcycle gear collection.

When designed and constructed well, no motorcycle glove will feel softer, or fit better.

Here are 5 surprising facts about deerskin ... and 5 tips on how to choose and care for the deerskin motorcycle glove that is right for you.

Trust us ... you'll never look at Bambi the same way again.

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Topics: All Season Motorcycle Gloves, Deerskin motorcycle gloves

All Season Motorcycle Gloves for Men and Women

Posted by admin

Jan 17, 2013 4:59:00 PM

 

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Topics: All Season Motorcycle Gloves

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