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12 Great Attention-Worthy Blogs for Women Motorcycle Riders

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Sep 2, 2014 1:46:00 PM

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When you have a motorcycle gear/travel/maintenence question, do you search for answers online? Do you consult forums or motorcycle blogs?

That's what we do ... and by now, we have a list of our favorite "go-to" resouces for all things motorcycle, from forums to blogs and online magazines.

Today, we wanted to share some of our favorite women bloggers -- some of the world's most accomplished women motorcycle riders.

Most have a unique passion or expertise -- photography, motorcycle camping, motorcycle safety -- but in every case, each has ridden extensively and can be counted on for a wealth of motorcycle knowledge and a unique point of view. 

Check 'em out!
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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves, Women Motorcycle Riders, motorcycle blogs, women motorcycle bloggers

11 Great Fitting Women's Motorcycle Gloves

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Sep 2, 2014 1:41:00 PM

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Forget the girlie pink, flowers, embroidery, and sparkles – If you ride, you need serious impact protection.

You also need motorcycle gloves that stay cool in warm weather, add warmth when temperatures drop, and allow you to grip the controls well, without being to big or too small.

And an affordable alternative to higher-priced gloves would be nice too, wouldn’t it?

Here’s how to get what you need, when shopping for women's motorcycle gloves.

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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves

Glove Buying Guide for Women Motorcycle Riders

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Jul 30, 2014 11:48:00 PM

Women

Women motorcycle riders need gear and apparel made specifically for them. Motorcycle gloves are no exception.

Women riders experience the same temperature extremes, numbness and fatigue from vibration, and need for hand protection as male riders.

But, women often have smaller hands and longer fingers than men and need a women’s motorcycle glove, not just a small men’s glove.

Here are the inside tips on how to find the perfect motorcycle glove to fit your hands, and your riding needs.

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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves, Women Motorcycle Riders

Gift Guide for Women Motorcycle Riders -- Mother's Day

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

May 3, 2014 1:40:00 PM

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With more women riding motorcycles, your favorite rider can be your sister, aunt, grandmother or friend.

Liven up Mother's Day with ideas from this gift guide that would warm any motorcycle mama's heart.

Chocolate, flowers or cards are lovely, but choosing something specifically related to motorcycles –  from great new riding gear to cool biker jewelry – would be a fun and unique way to honor her on this special day.

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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves, Motorcycle rider gift guide, Women Motorcycle Riders

Women's Motorcycle Gloves: The Right Fit for Smaller Hands

Posted by Rhonda Hurwitz

Feb 12, 2014 3:40:00 PM

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Here's the key: gloves need to fit just right. 

We know some women will try to get by with a men's size small glove ... and some women can.

But the scale and proportion of a woman's hand truly is different.  We design gloves specifically for women -- not only to make them feminine from a style perspective -- but to make them fit.

Truth is, fit complaints are the #1 concern of riders of BOTH sexes. 

We suggest that you purchase gloves specifically designed to fit a woman's hand, not scaled down versions of a mans gloves.

Want to know why? Read on.

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Topics: Womens motorcycle gloves

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