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This was brought to my attention by my friend, Kim Watts.  It just made me feel good to know that there are businesses like this in the world. Be safe out there.

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Helpful Hints for Riding

GET READY TO RIDE! Here in Louisiana, we’re blessed with a 12-month riding season.  Sure, we have our share of cold days (remember those a couple months ago?!!!), but personally speaking, I don’t think there’s...

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Events

KILLING IT ON THE COURSE This is Amanda Jo.  She's with Law Enforcement Motorcycle Specialties in Ponchatoula, which is a major supporter of the Motorcycle Awareness Campaign.  She's also one of the regular contributors to...

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Reports

It's a great pleasure for me, personally, to deliver some GOOD news for a change! According to preliminary figures released by LSU, the number of motorcycle fatalities in Louisiana dipped dramatically in 2020.  The study,...

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Admittedly, 2020 has been an awful year.  COVID-19...a record number of hurricanes...a ridiculously contentious  presidential election...devastating wildfires...unprecedented racial tension... On a personal note, I lost my mother in October at the age of 99.  She...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

I'VE FALLEN...AND I CAN GET UP! It's happened to me three times, and I'll bet it's happened to you, too.  Maybe even more than once!  Dropping your bike is a pain.  (Not to mention embarrassing.) Amanda...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

DRESS FOR SUCCESS   When I was vacationing in Israel several years ago, I was pleased to see how many two-wheelers were on the road.  But I was appalled by how the motorcyclists dressed over...

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Just for Fun

  We could all use a little break, don't you think?  Click below and enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MDCrAg6eSbE

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Helpful Hints for Riding

Fear.  Am I right? Sure, I'll admit it: I'm a little fearful every time I saddle up.  I'm afraid I might get in an accident.  Or get caught in the rain.  Or worse yet -...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

Safety.  It's what we're all about here at the Motorcycle Awareness Campaign.  True...we do tend to focus on the 4-wheeling motorist and getting him or her to be actively aware of those of us on...

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