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Riding a Motorcycle in the Rain: 5 Safety Factors for Stormy Weather

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz


If you ride, sooner or later you'll get caught in the rain.

To avoid getting soaked, and feel more confident while riding in the rain -- it's a good idea to prepare for wet weather well ahead of time.

There are two aspects to this: 

  • how to ride safely on wet surfaces
  • what motorcycle gear to have on hand when rain is in the forecast. 

We wrote about rain gear last week ... so today is all about wet weather riding preparedness, and riding skills.

Here are steps you can take to ride safe and stay dry.


Topics: Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves, Tips for Night Riding/Visiblity, Tips for Riding in Rain, motorcycle gear

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