Archive for May, 2015

Summer Motorcycle Rallies

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Got a great motorcycle you love to ride? Have a full tank and some cash burning a hole in your pocket? You’re in luck. Here are some of the best motorcycle rallies you should see this summer.

The Women’s Moto Exhibit

June 29th -30th

If you’re anywhere near Oregon this June, head over to Latus Harley-Davidson in Gladstone. This two-day exhibit was put together by an enthusiast rider and photographer. While the goal is to broaden perspectives about female riders, the exhibit includes a solid bike show, group ride, and interestingly, an art photo documentary. We need more women riding, so swing on by to show support.… Read the rest

Get Your Boat Ready for Summer

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Spring means boating season, but before you head out onto the water, make sure you and your boat are ready. A little bit of work now will help prevent a stalled boat sitting useless in the middle of the water. With minimal work, you can be ready for fishing, cruising, or just enjoying the water.

First off, check to make sure your battery is in solid working condition. Ideally, you should have gone through winter prep, but if you didn’t, and your battery is dead, it’s usually an easy fix. Remove the battery to recharge, first taking note of any corrosion, or if the water level is low.… Read the rest

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month – 2015

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Spring is here, and the excellent warm weather is bringing out motorcyclists around the country. While spring is usually perfect for riding, there are numerous hazards out on the road. This May, take some time to make sure you are riding safely.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration designated May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in an effort to have all motorists, two and four wheeled, sharing the road and keeping an eye out for motorcyclists. Just as car and truck drivers need to remember to share the road, motorcyclists can take this opportunity to make themselves visible to other drivers.… Read the rest