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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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Helpful Hints for Riding

WHY WE'RE "INVISIBLE"   We all know that the most common "excuse" motorists give when they strike a motorcyclist is, "I just didn't see him."  But WHY didn't the motorist see him? The most obvious...

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RIDE THE DRAGON?  NO, THANKS!   I can’t tell you how many times people have said one (or more) of the following to me: “Oh, man!  I rode The Dragon!  You have GOT to ride...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

TAILGATERS!  AM I RIGHT?   We've all been there.  You're on your bike and some jerk-wad in a car is tailgating you.  What can you do?  Well, when I'm in my CAR, I generally whip...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

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SCOTTY DRAKE’S BLOG SPOT

Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

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SCOTTY DRAKE’S BLOG SPOT

Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

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SCOTTY DRAKE’S BLOG SPOT

Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

IS RIDING OK DURING COVID-19?     In this stay-at-home age of COVID-19, I wanted to find an official position on whether or not it was safe to hop on the bike and go for...

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