Bell Bullitt Helmet: Modernizing the Vintage Market

Bell Bullitt Helmet

I’ve been sporting an Icon Alliance Dark since my first day of riding. It’s the go-to helmet for all types of riders, especially beginners because its safety rating and extremely affordable price. I used my Icon for my trip into Canada and it’s the helmet I hand over to pillions. I highly recommend the Icon […]

My Riding Gear

Motorcycle Riding Gear

Many riders have a love-hate relationship with their gear. Safety is and should be the number one priority, but fashion and price follow closely behind. I’ve finally cultivated a riding wardrobe that allows me to maintain a high level of safety but doesn’t make me look like the Michelin Man wearing a hall monitor vest. From […]

Want to Start Lifting Heavy Weights? Start With the Basics: Shoes.

Gym Shoes - Wrestling

Great, another “So, you want to get in shape? You NEED to buy (insert gimmicky fitness product here – shakeweight, belly wraps, whatever, here)” post. This post simply isn’t that – sorry. It’s about the most important and effective piece of equipment you need if you want to finally put your gym membership to good […]

Motorcycles 101 – Anatomy, Engine-Types, and Drive

Motorcycle Basics

If you’ve read “Why I Started Ride Motorcycles” then you may assume that motorcycles are fairly simple machines and you’re not wrong in making that assumption, either. Maybe the simplicity purported in this assumption has made you want to buy a motorcycle; maybe you’ve been riding for years and want to understand the machine between your […]

Four Things You Need to be Bringing to the Gym

It’s true that you can get into shape with nothing but a gym membership, a pair of cross-trainers, and a can-do attitude; but, there are other aspects of training that a commercial gym may not be equipped for, or their setup just sucks. Primarily, I’m talking about equipment for training explosive power and tools for […]