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Fancy New Helmet: Sort of

Shortly after getting back from the spring trip I was back on the internet shopping for motorcycle to motorcycle communication. It was the biggest frustration for the trip and I’ve been wanting some for a while so we were looking … Continue reading

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Five Years: I Need a New Helmet

It’s been five years since I was sitting on the side of the road, unable to walk, and wondering what the hell did I do to BMW to deserve this. It was September 30th 2010 and I had just had … Continue reading

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I grew up wanting to do something that involved a helmet

Helmets are awesome, not only do they protect your head from damage, but they look cool too! I’ve always thought this so when I started riding there was no question in my mind about wearing a helmet and I had … Continue reading

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New Rider: Gearing Up

In addition to my brother, it seems like I’ve had a quite a few friends looking into starting motorcycling either as passengers or riding. Of course they come to me for advice on gear, which surprisingly I have some trouble … Continue reading

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My Daily Gear

Every morning before I get on the motorcycle I put on over 20 lbs of gear. Some of it is to keep myself from freezing, but most of it is there to protect me should the worst happen (again). I … Continue reading

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Helmet Laws

I was reading Ride Apart this weekend and saw this article on an impending Federal Law on mandatory helmet use for motorcyclists. I’m a bit conflicted on how I feel about this. I wear a helmet all the time. A … Continue reading

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Use That Big Brain of Yours (wear a helmet)

No worries. I’m 25,000ish miles and counting crash free. (I really hope I haven’t jinxed myself.) I was looking at my closet full of motorcycle gear and realized that I really should finally get rid of my Helmets that I’ve … Continue reading

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