Tips for the Road From the Wandering Sparrow

When it comes to riding I've found that if you're not comfortable you are not happy. When you're not happy it's no fun to ride. Motorcycle manufacturers have designed bikes to be One Size Fits All and that's where the problem lies. To be comfortable on your bike you must make the three points of [...]

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Do Loud Pipes Save Lives?

The ongoing battle between motorcyclists and the activists against “noise pollution” has put motorcycle exhausts under the microscope. Every day, motorcycle riders fight to gain attention from distracted drivers. With methods like high visibility gear, upgraded horns and loud pipes, riders have been quite successful in avoiding major accidents. Today, the saying “loud pipes save [...]

Join Victory Motorcycles in “The Road Home Challenge” to Support the IAVA Victory Motorcycles is challenging everyone to take "The Road Home Challenge" to support the IAVA - Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America- the largest support network for the newest generations of U.S. military veterans. You can help the IAVA and Victory reach their goal of raising at least $100,000 by donating between now and [...]

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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 [...]

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Deer Avoidance by the Wandering Sparrow

Mom was right...... motorcycles are dangerous but her warnings went in one ear and out the other. I didn't listen at a young age because they were just too much fun and exhilarating. Now that I'm my mother's age (rest her soul) I've come to realize that the best way to handle danger is not [...]

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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 [...]

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Dress For The Slide, Not The Ride

There are few things in life as humbling as not being able to take care of yourself. Not being able to do things as simple as getting a plate from the kitchen cabinets will show you how lucky we are to get around and do all the little things that we take for granted. Well [...]

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