With these unusual times we’re living in presently it makes even more sense to make sure what you spend your money on is as suited to you as possible. This is especially true if you’re in the market for a new helmet – either your current helmet has had an unfortunate drop, you’ve banged your head on something or you’ve gone past the 5 year point, or you simply need a new helmet because it’s your first one – this blog will take you through a few of the key things to consider when picking the perfect helmet for you.
Black boots, brown boots, heck even pink boots! Tall boots, short boots, heeled boots, the choice now is far, far better than it used to be.
With the most recent storms blowing through and the sun poking its way through the clouds once more it’s high time to get thinking about the upcoming riding season, which will hopefully be as toasty and dry as it was last year.
There's a very good chance you've seen a motorcycle rider wearing a pair of jeans, and at some point you've probably questioned whether it was a good idea, after all aren't a typical pair of jeans meant to be useless in a crash? Over a decade ago that'd definitely be the case, but hopefully nowadays any rider you see with a pair of jeans on is wearing a pair that is more than meets the eye.
If you've been living under a rock, or are completely new to motorcycles, you might not have heard of Sidi - the Italian boot maker founded in 1960. Well renowned in both cycling and motorcycling, they've stuck to boots as their forte and have become a stalwart of motorcycle footwear.
Spring will soon be around the corner so there's no better time to start eyeing up a new leather jacket, and arguably one of the best brands you could choose is Dainese.
Chances are you'll have had your first experience of chilly or soggy feet by now if you've not got quite the right boots, and if you've received a bit of money from Christmas then maybe you'd like to remedy that!
Most people will have heard of the motorcycle gear maker Spidi; a company that started out making gloves for motorcycle racing back in 1977 before moving into other gear in 1989. Cal Crutchlow even won the Supersport World Championship while wearing Spidi gear in 2009, and you'll see many other motorcycle racers wearing their gear.
This week it's time to look at helmets, and there's a bewildering array to choose from, coming from many different brands with a huge price range. The most basic will start below £100, going up well beyond £500 for the latest and greatest.
The weather is officially getting better, with this Easter Weekend having great biking weather. Unfortunately, there are some that haven't got bikes yet and have got that insatiable itch to go for a blast on two wheels. This isn't a decision that should be taken lightly, and remaining as safe as possible is a crucial part of having a stress-free time on two wheels.