Touring Tip: Just Relax!

Oct 03, 2014 View Comments by

Staying relaxed while riding a motorcycle is often easier said than done. Riders are continuously on the lookout for road hazards, wildlife, other vehicles, pedestrians, and other potential threats while piloting a vehicle that provides no intrinsic protection from impacts with hard objects. In addition, riders must constantly be assessing the best lines and speed […]

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Touring Tip: Keep Your Emotions In Check

Aug 07, 2013 View Comments by

When the flight recording of harrowing close calls in the air are replayed on television, I’m always impressed by the calm demeanor and speech pattern of the airline pilots and air traffic controllers. My fanciful imagination constructed this illustrative example: Tower: “Cessna 101 you are on a direct collision course with Delta Heavy 827.” Cessna […]

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