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Third Annual Woman-Led 2018 ADVWoman Rendezvous July 19-22, 2018

Feb 23, 2018 View Comments by

Dates are announced for the third annual adventure rally organized by ADVWoman for women and their families. Held July 19-22, 2018, in Granby, Colorado, the event will include dirt bike and adventure bike rider training, classroom training, a variety of local dual sport rides, camping or hotel facilities, catered meals, awards ceremony, and a DJ […]

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Florida, Alabama, Mississippi: Shadowing the Gulf

Feb 22, 2018 View Comments by

America’s Gulf Coast is lined with miles of pristine, white sandy beaches lapped by the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico’s shallow 
continental shelf. The persistently warm weather and beautiful 
beaches attract tourists in droves, but we haven’t come for a tan.

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Mid-Atlantic Backcountry Discover Route showing at Motorcycles of Charlotte February 21, 2018

Feb 20, 2018 View Comments by

RoadRUNNER magazine and Motorcycles of Charlotte are sponsoring the first premiere of the Mid-Atlantic Backcountry Discover Route. It’s the first east coast BDR. Showing is February 21, 2018 at 6:15pm at 731 Westinghouse Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273.

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8th Annual 2018 Strider Cup World Championship July 20-21 in Boulder

Feb 19, 2018 View Comments by

Strider Bikes is pleased to announce the dates and locations for its United States 2018 Strider Cup races, part of the international Strider Bike racing series for toddlers and young children. Dubbed by many as the “cutest race in the world,” these family-friendly races for the tiniest competitors will give small children a chance to […]

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BLUE RIM TOUR’S 2018 AMERICAN CIVIL WAR TOUR

Feb 09, 2018 View Comments by

In the modern age of cell phones, virtual assistant devices, electric vehicles, drones, robots, digital cameras and countless other 21st century technical wonders, it may be hard to fathom a time in the mid-19th century when the horse was the primary mode of transportation and our country’s very future hung in the balance. In those […]

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New Grand Touring LE Slingshot

Feb 01, 2018 View Comments by

Fully Loaded Limited Edition Packs Premier Factory Accessories –Including Slingshade Roof, Color-Matched Rear Fender, Quilted Comfort Seats & Ride Command with Navigation Grand Touring LE comes from the factory with the ergonomically-friendly Slingshade roof, for increased rider comfort and sun protection, Slingshot’s Quilted Comfort Seats, and the Ride Command® infotainment system with turn-by-turn navigation. Adding […]

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Klock Werks Nomad Mount

Jan 31, 2018 View Comments by

The Nomad mount is a reliable option for keeping mobile devices secured to a bike on the roughest of trails. Razor-thin magnetic discs produced by iOmounts affix the Klock Werks mount to smartphones and GPS devices. Its rugged, flexible strap installs on any .5” to 2” diameter bar, and the design allows for 360-degree rotation. […]

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The 2018 Can-Am Spyder Display

Jan 29, 2018 View Comments by

Spyder riders of the 2018 RT, the F3-T, and F3 Limited models have a new feature-laden instrument display (in dark and chrome color options) to enhance their travels. Another new augmentation is the intuitive joystick mounted near the left handgrip, which ensures riders can keep their hands on the handlebars and stay more focused on […]

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Moto-Skiveez Performance
 ADVENTURE Tight

Jan 27, 2018 View Comments by

The new Performance ADVENTURE Tight incorporates the latest in bicycle-pad technology. It forms a multi-density scaffold from a single layer of proprietary foam which maintains support and cushioning while reducing rider discomfort. The fabrication technology also improves breathability and moisture absorption. Designed as a base layer and composed of a higher compression fabric than the […]

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Racer Tour FHH Gloves

Jan 25, 2018 View Comments by

Waterproofed with an AquaPoint membrane and lightly insulated in Dexfil, with special attention paid to heightening touchscreen reactivity to the index fingers, the Racer Tour FHH (For Heated Hand) gloves will keep you warm and dry. The insulation on the palm allows heat transfer for those with heated grips. Constructed in a leather and textile […]

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2018 Honda Gold Wing: Raising the Bar on Uber-touring Models!

Jan 23, 2018 View Comments by

Honda has finally unveiled its long-awaited flagship 2018 model motorcycle—the Gold Wing—and it’s definitely a looker! Lighter, leaner, and meaner, with highly sculpted styling cues, the new Gold Wings look more like large sportbikes than touring models. Along with this model change, Honda has dropped the F6B model designation from its lineup, and instead brought […]

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EICMA 2017: The Height of Fashion & Design

Jan 20, 2018 View Comments by

High heels and two wheels. Milan, Italy, is twice blessed. With February’s annual show introducing the best spring finery for women, it yet again becomes a world capital of haute couture. Avid riders more likely know that this beautiful metropolis is also in vogue each November as it transforms into the epicenter of high fashion […]

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Strider 14x Sport
 with Pedal Kit

Jan 17, 2018 View Comments by

Strider recently added to their lineup of learn-to-ride balance bikes for children and those with special needs with the release of the lightweight 14x model, recommended for children aged 3 to 7. Other beginner 14-inch bikes currently on the market weigh twice as much. Designed for children with a 16-23” inseam (a height range of […]

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2018 BMW G 310 GS

Jan 13, 2018 View Comments by

The trek began in the famously congested morning traffic of Barcelona, transitioning to wide-open freeway (where posted speeds are more of a suggestion than law) before venturing onto the serpentine roads that ascend the Pyrenees Mountains. Fast sweepers of glass-smooth pavement and tight twisties of choppy, ragged asphalt eventually landed us some 150 miles north […]

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Overland Adventurer – Kit Kubes

Jan 07, 2018 View Comments by

Overland Adventurer, a start-up owned by Dave Thum, an adventure rider and aerospace engineer, recently released a softcase system called Kit Kubes. Water, dust, and vibration demolish a typical packing cube in short order. But Kit Kubes are made from 600-denier poly fabric and thick PVC. A transparent PVC panel on each cube allows users […]

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