About Kaitlyn Beecroft

J&P Cycles Social Engagement and Content Specialist. Motocross racer and motorcycle enthusiast.

Be Safe, Be Seen

On the road motorcycles are nearly invisible to drivers. This inevitable psychological phenomenon baffles many who try to understand how a driver can look directly at a motorcycle, yet pull out in front of that motorcycle without even mentally registering their presence. On top of this, the technology of today amplifies the effect, leaving drivers with [...]

Women’s Gear Buyer’s Guide by J&P Cycles

Women are the fastest growing minority segment of motorcycle riders and the industry is starting to catch on. In fact female motorcycle ownership for 2016 raised the bar with an all-time high taking 14% of the U.S. motorcycle ownership pie. Women’s riding gear has also come a long way over the past few years. The [...]

2016-05-06T16:39:25+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on Women’s Gear Buyer’s Guide by J&P Cycles

New Gear for 2016: Highway 21

"Cruise with Highway 21" Named after a scenic Idaho highway stretching through the Rocky Mountains, Highway 21 is committed to enhancing your riding lifestyle so you can "cruise the highway".  They may be a relatively new brand, but they are backed by 55 years in the power sports industry, so you can rely on their [...]

2016-04-22T16:49:35+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Gear for 2016: Highway 21

V-Twin Tire Buyer’s Guide 2016

You can have your cake and eat it too with these high mileage and premium performance cruiser tires. Dunlop American Elite The Dunlop American Elite for Harley-Davidson is proudly designed, tested, and manufactured right here in the U.S.A. The American Elite is the premier aftermarket choice for Harley-Davidson riders looking for tires that can last [...]

2016-04-22T08:17:44+00:00 By |Product Information, The Biker Guide, Uncategorized|Comments Off on V-Twin Tire Buyer’s Guide 2016

Harley-Davidson Introduces New Dark Custom Motorcycle Aimed For a New Generation of Riders

Harley-Davidson has unveiled an all new, stripped-down addition to the Dark Custom lineup. The new 2016 Roadster is crafted with a minimalist, fastback design inspired by classic racing. The lean and powerful machine is made to connect the rider to the road, it has DNA from the high-performance Harley-Davidson's of the past blended with today's [...]

New Gear for 2016 | Black Brand Motorcycle Clothing

Motorcycle gear seems to be of either two extremes, price point priority brands or high-end explicit brands. This noticeable split in the industry has left a gap for a new brand to come forth, and according to Phil Davy, Senior Directory of Apparel Brands at Tucker Rocky/Biker's Choice, Black Brand Motorcycle Clothing is here to fill [...]

2016-04-15T16:31:40+00:00 By |Product Information, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Gear for 2016 | Black Brand Motorcycle Clothing

Joe Dryden Sets Guinness World Record on Avon Tyres

Picture courtesy of Victory Motorcycles On March 2nd Joe Dryden rocked the world with a record shattering burnout aboard his Victory armed with Avon Tires. The Victory Stunt rider took the title as the new Guiness World Record holder with a 2.23 mile long burnout at Orlando Speed World. Dryden smoked an impressive [...]

2016-04-14T17:27:19+00:00 By |News/Events Articles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Joe Dryden Sets Guinness World Record on Avon Tyres

Born, Raised, and Home to Stay

The deep rooted values and personality that exists in J&P Cycles was born from the community of Iowa, where J&P Cycles was started by John and Jill Parham. Our retail center located north of Anamosa off highway 151 has been a destination for riders all over the country for more than 30 years. With so [...]

Join the Rekluse Revolution

The centrifugal clutch system from Rekluse is unlike anything you've experienced before. Imagine how easy it is to cruise on the open highway, now imagine cruising through the steep inclines and crowded streets of Sturgis with the same ease, just shift, twist, and go. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EyxR4vdYj9E Rekluse offers Harley-Davidson clutch components that are precision engineered and [...]

2016-04-08T15:53:47+00:00 By |Product Information, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Join the Rekluse Revolution