Motorcycle Riding Techniques

Adventure Motorcyle Riding Basics

Adventure Motorcyle Riding Basics

Toby Jacobs - January 2, 2023 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques, Motorcycle Trip Packing & Planning - No Comments

Adventure riding Basics – So you want to hit the dirt? Adventure bikes are the biggest selling sector of today’s motorcycle market. When once the dealerships would be stocked with race replicas and perhaps the odd sleek tourer bedecked with matching luggage, the showrooms are now packed to the gunwales with towering adventure machines, bristling […]

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Off-Road Adventure Bike Riding – 10 Basic Tips

Off-Road Adventure Bike Riding – 10 Basic Tips

Julian - March 6, 2020 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 3 Comments

Off-Road Adventure Bike Riding – 10 Basic Tips… So you’ve bought yourself an adventure bike and you are thinking about venturing off-road for the first time. And why not? Your bike is capable of tackling some pretty challenging terrain so it would be a shame not to explore away from the tarmac. But before you […]

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Top 10 Off Road Riding Tips – Improve your skills in the dirt

Top 10 Off Road Riding Tips – Improve your skills in the dirt

Julian - January 7, 2020 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 1 Comment

If you are new to off road riding, it can be a daunting experience even for the most experienced road rider. Riding away from the tarmac requires a whole new skill set that doesn’t come naturally, and that can be a big shock when you go out for the first time, especially if the rest […]

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Trail tips for beginners – 10 quick ways to improve your off-road riding

Trail tips for beginners – 10 quick ways to improve your off-road riding

Julian - May 14, 2019 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques - No Comments

TRAIL TIPS FOR BEGINNERS – 10 QUICK WAYS TO IMPROVE OFF-ROAD RIDING If you are new to off-road riding, then you’ll be very quickly aware that riding away from the blacktop is completely different to riding on the dirt. So in an effort to assist, we’ve compiled a list of 10 quick ways improve your […]

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Roadbook navigation – A simple guide for beginners

Roadbook navigation – A simple guide for beginners

Julian - January 26, 2019 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques - No Comments

So you’ve bought yourself a bike and you’re keen to explore its full potential by entering a rally. And then you read the words – Roadbook Navigation and your brain goes straight into panic mode, imagining you’ve inadvertently sighed up to some Dakar style nightmare. ‘It’s too complicated’ – ‘I can’t manage all that’ – […]

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Riding on Indian Roads – A simple guide

Riding on Indian Roads – A simple guide

Julian - October 5, 2018 - India, Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 2 Comments

We love India. From the incredible peace and beauty of the Himalayan landscapes to the frenetic and intoxicating atmosphere of New Delhi, it’s a country that has to be visited to be believed and experienced properly. And when it comes to riding motorcycles on this vast and diverse country, the same is true. Riding on […]

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Off Road riding on an Adventure bike: Like Trail riding but better?

Off Road riding on an Adventure bike: Like Trail riding but better?

Julian - March 16, 2018 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 28 Comments

So you’ve bought yourself an shiny new adventure bike and bucking the trend of owners across the globe, you’ve decided to take it on an off-road adventure.  But is it just a question of loading up the kit and heading off into the sunset – just like trail riding but with heaps more power and […]

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Motorcycle Adventure Essentials:  A Guide to Group Riding

Motorcycle Adventure Essentials: A Guide to Group Riding

Julian - December 11, 2017 - Motorcycle Riding Techniques, Motorcycle Safety, Motorcycle Trip Packing & Planning - No Comments

OK so you’ve taken the plunge and you are off on an epic motorcycle adventure. For a few weeks you are going to be immersed in motorcycling from dawn until maybe well past dusk. It’s the trip of a lifetime and naturally you want to get the most out of the experience. ADVENTURE TRAVEL – […]

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Honda Enduro Experience: Ride Expeditions at the Dave Thorpe Off Road Centre

Honda Enduro Experience: Ride Expeditions at the Dave Thorpe Off Road Centre

Julian - May 18, 2017 - Motorcycle Product Reviews, Motorcycle Riding Techniques - No Comments

OK so you want to have a go at trail riding, but don’t have a bike?  What are your options? Well you could just jump in and buy a bike and hope it’s the right one and that you enjoy it. Or, if you are in the UK you could book yourself into an Enduro Experience […]

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The Dirty Dozen: 12 More Inconvenient Truths of Off-Road Riding

The Dirty Dozen: 12 More Inconvenient Truths of Off-Road Riding

Julian - April 11, 2017 - Motorcycle Gear, Motorcycle Riding Techniques - 12 Comments

After the runaway popularity of our initial twelve inconvenient truths of off – road riding, we thought we’d revisit the subject. It’s all very well telling our readers all the shiny and great bits about riding bikes, but what about the dark side? What about the things we all kind of know but put to the back […]

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