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Rider Training and Safety

Rider Training and Safety

Know your motorcycle: Back off, Jack

know your motorcycleLike most warriors, I’m extremely confident going forward, able to respond to conditions and situations, opportunities, and threats instantly and instinctively. Bring ’em on! But what scares the bloody hell out of me is not what’s up front but what’s behind me, unseen and totally out of my control: aggressive tailgaters in SUVs, that beat-up gravel truck that is desperately trying to stop for the traffic light where I’m already sitting, and sometimes even the cunning local constable out hunting for throttle jockeys. READ ON