Back in my younger years, when I was overfilled with adventure spirit and as intrepid as the little dirt bike I rode in on, I took my very first multi day motorcycle trip. One that really showed me what adventure ...Read More »
When all of the roads and trails anywhere near my home are covered in this much snow, I know I for one start thinking of where I want my first rides of the spring to be. One of my last ...Read More »
This Best Motorcycle Roads in the World infographic was sent in by GetGeared. It’s a quick post because we’ve been busy making a whole lot of plans this week: I’m (Adrian) on my way to Quebec City for the Salon Moto / Quebec ...Read More »
I live in a place known as the Copper Country. People refer to it as, “God’s country,” because of its natural beauty. It’s in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. For a motorcyclist, you couldn’t find a better place to live. ...Read More »
If there were ever a time to say “Fork it!” and go for a ride it would have to be after leaving your job and ending your seven year marriage. While most of us would go for a weekend or maybe week ...Read More »
Madeleine “MISSRIDER” Velazquez has been featured on YouMotorcycle not once, not twice, but thrice, and she finally made it to Hollywood – kinda. MISSRIDER is a public school teacher in Worcester, Massachusetts. We first got in touch with her after ...Read More »
If you had asked me 48 hours earlier I would’ve told you I had no intentions of going to California, but there I was dialing a 415 area code. California, here I come. It was one of those freak occurrences. ...Read More »
Are you more of a lone wolf, or do you enjoy traveling with others? Depending on which you’d prefer greatly changes how to plan/pack for your first long road trip. I always create a checklist and cross items off as ...Read More »
For the past decade, Joanne and Gareth Morgan, two semiretired motorcyclists from New Zealand have been living the lifestyle of their dreams. They've probably been living the lifestyle of your dreams, too. They've been traveling the world on motorcyclists with their closest friends, and have ridden across all seven continents. Are you jealous? You will be. Some of their routes included Venice to Beijing, Florida to Alaska, and South Africa to the United Kingdom.
Their latest expedition was across North and South Korea. This was the first ever journey across Korea in almost 70 years since the Korean peninsula's division after World War II. The North Korean travel was choreographed, the riders had certain equipment confiscated, however they were pleased with the North Korean hospitality and help they received as they traveled through mountainous terrain and sacred lands.
What is it about speed that captivates the heart of a motorcyclist? The options are endless. At speed our minds are clear. All of the stress and pressure we carry with throughout the days and years of our lives are ...Read More »