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Touring Abroad On Your Motorbike
Motorbike Knowledge
Friday 18th September 2015
This brief guide aims to provide a starting point for those considering travelling abroad by motorcycle, and outlines some of the key factors to think about when planning your trip. Whether it be a few days in France or a few weeks exploring further afield, the principles are the same; the only differences are budget and time.
Motorbike Security & Storage
Motorbike Knowledge
Thursday 27th August 2015

It is a sad fact of life that motorbikes are regularly stolen, and that is why as a motorcyclist you should have security at the forefront of your mind whenever

Advanced Motorcycling With IAM
Motorbike Knowledge
Friday 5th June 2015

For 50 years the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), the UK’s leading road safety charity, has been providing advice and training to Britain’s motorists. IAM have long been known as

Introduction To Track Days
Motorbike Knowledge
Thursday 4th June 2015

Giacomo Agostini, Valentino Rossi, Mike Hailwood and even Barry Sheene; four of the greatest names in motorcycle racing history, and they all started by learning on a race track. The

Motorcycle Maintenance
Motorbike Knowledge
Monday 1st June 2015

Routine maintenance of your motorcycle is vital to keeping your bike in the best condition possible and safe to ride at all times.  There are a handful of checks that

What Should I Wear To Ride My Motorcycle?
Motorbike Knowledge
Tuesday 14th April 2015
We all think that it won’t happen to us, but it’s more or less inevitable that at some point in your motorcycling life you will have an accident. Whether it’s through fault of your own or somebody else’s, it’s going to hurt.
Motorcycle Helmets: What's The Difference?
Motorbike Knowledge
Tuesday 14th April 2015
Safety is paramount in all walks of life and motorcycling is no exception. That said, as it stands the only item of protective clothing you are required to wear by law while riding a motorcycle or moped is a helmet. The helmet you wear however must comply with one of these standards.
Getting A Motorcycle Licence
Motorbike Knowledge
Tuesday 14th April 2015
Learning to drive any vehicle can be a daunting process for many people and there is a lot to think about, especially if you want to ride a motorcycle. The process of obtaining a full motorcycle licence is now a lengthy and sometimes costly one and shouldn’t be taken lightly. Although the initial stages of getting your licence are the same for both bikes and cars the theory of riding safely, the practical skills required and the dangers involved are very different and this is now recognised by the DVLA.