10 Essential Adventure Bike Accessories (for us)

10 essential accessories

Okay, let’s just say you’ve picked up your new adventure bike. It’s basically stock standard so you have to start thinking about what the accessories are that you need to improve it. Now “improve” can mean lots of things but what we’re talking about…

Speed: What’s Right For You?

Motorbike speed

When I first got a motorbike, it was very much a utilitarian thing – simply a way to get from A to B (and generally commuting to and from work). I didn’t ride with others so I was pretty much free to just do…

BMW GS Girls: First Global Ride 2015 (March 2015)

Last year, in my quest to find other women who ride adventure type bikes like me, I came across South African Jo(landie) Rust’s Facebook page: BMW GS Girls. Jo is an inspiration to many riders, a gutsy young women who does not take no…

Mosko Moto Panniers Review

Soft panniers vs hard panniers? I’d read all the articles about hard versus soft panniers and I could see a case for both. My problem? My bike already weighs a ton (to me) and adding boxes that weigh more – and into which you…

March Moto Madness: Bylong (March 2015)

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March Moto Madness began back in 2006 when a bunch of riders got together for a few days of riding and camping in the mountains of east Tennessee. Slowly but surely it has grown to the point where there are simultaneous events held in…