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About Madz

Madison has spent her life in the motorcycle industry, from attending motorcycle races at just a few weeks old, to growing up in her family’s motorcycle dealerships, to now being the social media specialist for J&P Cycles. Madison is a third-generation racer and has won many flat track races including a Texas state championship. She is still competing in races all the time. From a family that has raced cars, Baja 1000, motocross, enduros, and has set land speed records, she has racing in her blood. Madison is excited to continue her career in the industry that she is passionate about.

Pass Down The Passion

Have you noticed at every bike rally, swap meet, bike show the crowd is getting older and older. The median age for your average motorcycle owner is 47, up from 32 in 1990, and up from 40 in 2009.  It is becoming rare to see anyone under 30 out on two wheels. Why are the [...]

By |2018-12-11T15:31:25+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: J&P Team Members, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Winter Survival Guide – How to Winterize your Motorcycle

Riding in the winter is not for everyone, most people are simply not willing to suffer through the unpleasant weather to take their bike out in less than favorable conditions but if you just have to get your bike out there are things you can do to make the ride safer and more comfortable.  Stay [...]

By |2018-12-10T15:57:27+00:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Gear, How-To Articles, Motorcycle Maintenance, Riding Tips|Comments Off on Winter Survival Guide – How to Winterize your Motorcycle

Changing Lives With Motorcycles

Motorcycle Missions X J&P Cycles The connection found between a man and a motorcycle is unusual. There are similarities that the human eyes miss at each glance. This connection is one that is rarely seen but frequently felt. From two wheels to two eyes, we begin our lives as a frame. A perfect, flawless, sinless, [...]

By |2018-12-05T17:26:54+00:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Bike Builds|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Changing Lives With Motorcycles

Off The Beaten Path – Two Wheels in the Black Hills

When most motorcyclists hear about the Black Hills they think of the Sturgis rally, curvy roads, and great scenery of South Dakota. But there is more than just one way to enjoy the Black Hills on two wheels. Hop on an adventure touring bike or a dirt bike, get off the beaten path, and go [...]

By |2018-12-04T12:33:04+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Off The Beaten Path – Two Wheels in the Black Hills

Tips to not hunt deer with your motorcycle

Hitting a deer with a car sucks. On your motorcycle it really sucks. I live in Sturgis South Dakota, and when I say we have deer everywhere, I really do mean EVERYWHERE. Leaving work last night From J&P Cycles Sturgis we had six deer in our parking lot. I know that sometimes it is impossible [...]

By |2018-12-04T12:18:48+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

I Want It All – In Search of The Perfect Tire

 I want it all from my tires, super sticky, long life and a good ride. Unfortunately, that's not a reality, with tires there generally has to be some compromise. If you get a sticky tire you won’t get long life and vice versa. Those facts have not stopped me from looking for the holy grail [...]

Rain Survival Guide – Motorcycle Tires, Gear, and Tips

Rain is tricky, you can be the most experienced rider and still be caught off guard by a damp road. You may never plan to ride in wet conditions, but the weather is unpredictable. You don't have to resort to Uber when the sky turns grey, and I know making that dreaded call to your wife, [...]

By |2018-10-19T17:32:02+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Gear, Motorcycle Tires, Riding Tips, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Top motorcycle events across the United States and why you should go

Spring is here and motorcycle enthusiasts across the country all have the same thing on their minds: twisting the throttle, hitting open roads, and figuring out what events to put on their calendar for the rest of the year. With multiple two-wheel based events scattered across North America throughout the warm months of the year, [...]

By |2018-04-10T11:17:48+00:00April 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top motorcycle events across the United States and why you should go