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3 Seconds to Longer Motorcycle Enjoyment

THREE-SECOND MOTORCYCLE SAFETY ZONE
What’s a quick and easy way to buffer your long-term motorcycle enjoyment with an increased safety zone?
Count to three slowly; as in three seconds.
That’s the amount of time that should be separating you and the vehicle in front of you.
You can mark the time by noting the vehicle in front of you as it passes a stationary object, such as a speed-limit sign.  When the car passes the object, start counting. 
It should be at least three seconds before you pass the same object.
Obviously, the faster …

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Motorcycle Un-Safety

THE MOTORCYCLE SAFETY DEBATE WILL NEVER END
Jeez.  If you ride a bike for fun, why spend too much time thinking about safety?  Especially, if one is a competent and safe rider who has tens of thousands of incident-free miles to prove it. 
Right?
The motorcycle safety debate will never end. 
“I’M A GOOD RIDER”
Although there are variations of viewpoints on the matter, generally they can be encompassed by two ends of one spectrum:

“I’m a good rider.  I won’t crash.” (Hence, motorcycle safety concerns are less relevant).
“I’m a good rider.  But I …

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Portable Motorcycle Safety

WHAT THE HECK IS “PORTABLE” MOTORCYCLE SAFETY?
It’s a collection of basic motorcycle safety tips that can be stored in your jacket, tankbag, saddelbags, or under your seat so that it is handy as a regular reference.
It’s small size belies its value as a life-saving companion that can help keep you enjoying motorbike riding for MANY more years to come.
Pull it out when you’re taking a break on the road, and keep the concept of basic motorcycle safety fresh in your noggin’.
MOTORCYCLE CONTROL
If you click on the following link, you may …

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#1 Motorcycle Survival Skill

WHAT IS THE #1 MOTORCYCLE SURVIVAL SKILL?
No matter how experienced a rider you are, you either don’t know this, or don’t use this.
Or if you are among the few that do, you don’t do it enough.
What are we talking about here?
In simple terms, the #1 Motorcycle Survival Skill is how you save your life on the road.
It’s free, it’s quick. And it’s vital.
#1 MOTORCYCLE SURVIVAL SKILL
#1 Motorcycle Survival Skill

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Immortality & Motorcycle Safety Tips

NEED AN INEXPENSIVE MOTORCYCLE GIFT THAT GUARANTEES IMMORTALITY?
Can’t help you with that.
But how about an inexpensive motorcycle gift that can keep you, your buddies and/or biker loved-one in a better state of rider-safety awareness?
For most bikers, motorcycle safety is a boring subject – until the grim reaper might brush their shoulder after an accident, or even a near-miss that could easily have turned tragic.
For some riders, their first reaction is to blame someone else. But, however justified it may be that another motorist did something stupid resulting in a …