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Waterproof Motorcycle Gear To Keep Riders Safe and Dry

Posted by rhonda hurwitz

Apr 10, 2014 4:39:00 PM

Rain

THE RAIN is inevitable --

As some or our favorite classic rock 'n roll reminds us  ...

 "Looks Like Rain" ... The Grateful Dead

 "Let It Rain" ... Eric Clapton     

 "Who'll Stop The Rain?" ... Creedence Clearwater Revival

 "Here Comes The Rain Again"... the Eurythmics...

Whether the forecast gets it right, or not -- if you ride, you're going to ride in rain.

We need to be prepared for the unexpected downpour.  To stay comfortable and dry, t
he right motorcycle gear makes a big difference.

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Topics: Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves, motorcycle gear

Windproof vs. Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves: FAQ's

Posted by rhonda hurwitz

Mar 1, 2014 3:59:00 PM

waterproof motorcycle glove on throttle

So, what does "windproof" vs. "waterproof" really mean when it comes to motorcycle gloves? 

We're glad you asked! 

Here's an explanation of the technology behind those terms, and the options that are available for motorcycle riders.

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Winter Motorcycle Riding: Warm Gloves, Warm Hands

Posted by rhonda hurwitz

Feb 28, 2014 4:15:00 PM

Winter Motorcycle ridingSome riders put the bike in storage the minute the mercury dips. Many riders use warm gloves built for cold temperatures according to which weather zone they are traveling to.

But if you're a winter rider, cold blustery weather doesn't phase you. You already know that the secret to staying comfortable for year round riding really isn't a secret -- invest in good, warm gear.

Fortunately, gear and glove manufacturers continue to improve the gear that's available. Our goal is to block the wind, seal out wet, and lessen your exposure to the weather.

While we have always made insulated gloves, the materials we get to use are improving every year.  Here's what you'll find in the way of warm, winter gloves.

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Topics: Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves, Windproof Motorcycle Gloves, Winter Motorcycle Gloves

Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves: Be Prepared for Rain!

Posted by rhonda hurwitz

Oct 9, 2013 5:19:00 PM

Motorcycle Riding In The Rain

Riding a motorcycle in the rain can be tricky. Almost a quarter of all crashes happen in bad weather, especially on wet pavements. Luckily, there are many steps a rider can take to make a wet ride a safe and enjoyable one.

Tips for Riding in the Rain

From a slight drizzle to a torrential downpour to freezing rain, here are some safety tactics that a rider should know:

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What Makes a Good Waterproof Motorcycle Glove?

Posted by admin

Jun 3, 2013 7:32:00 PM

    

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Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves: 6 Tips for RIding in the Rain

Posted by admin

Mar 26, 2013 2:31:00 PM

 

180_MonsoonWith Spring here, riding season has begun. With Spring comes wet weather.

Most riders don’t want to get caught in the rain, but some riders enjoy the rush. Whatever your level of expertise is while riding in the rain, use general precautions and ride safe.

Here are 6 tips for riding a motorcycle in the rain:

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Topics: Waterproof Motorcycle Gloves, Motorcycle Safety

186 Typhoon Gloves

Posted by admin

Feb 11, 2013 9:17:00 AM

 

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