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26 Tips to Reduce Hand Numbness For Motorcycle Riders

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Jun 10, 2014 7:23:00 AM


Motorcycle riders sometimes experience hand numbness, forearm fatigue, and other hand/wrist/arm discomfort -- especially early in the riding season.

This occurence is surprisingly prevalent among riders.

Recently in the Motorcycle Enthusiasts group forum on Linkedin, there were over 100 comments regarding this problem -- which shows how very common it is.

Often, the best suggestions come from other riders.

Here are 26 tips from riders who have dealt with hand discomfort.


Topics: Gel Palm Gloves, Hand Numbness/Vibration

Gel Motorcycle Gloves, for Comfort: Plus 7 Tips to Combat Vibration

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Mar 12, 2014 4:04:00 PM


Motorcycle engines and handlebars produce powerful vibrations when driving down the highway.

This 'buzzing' can often become intensified during long distance rides, when hand, wrist and forearm muscles experience tiredness from long periods on the throttle.

Gel motorcycle gloves are one of the primary defenses in the fight against hand fatigue, and aid in preventing injury.

They are designed to reduce vibration, decrease numbness and tingling, as well as prevent several conditions that plague riders, including Carpal Tunnel and Guyon's Canal syndromes.


Topics: Gel Palm Gloves, Hand Numbness/Vibration

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