Fair-weather Biker?

Well Summer has gone, the nights are drawing in, and a number of bikers are hanging up their gloves, boots and helmets for the winter. This isn’t unusual and happens every year, and who could blame them? The risks we accept when straddling our bikes during the summer are relatively…

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Helmet Camera – Do you need one?

In today’s traffic, there are a number of ‘incidents’¬†I hear of daily involving car drivers and bikers. Some of these are simply verbal altercations (usually over filtering), others are no so lucky.¬†In the event of an insurance claim after a collision, a helmet camera can provide that necessary evidence to…

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How do you learn?

In any learning environment, there are a number of learners that will respond to¬†different styles of teaching. Some people are pure practical, some are pure theoretical.¬†When you consider that the current motorcycle¬†tests posed by the DVSA contain 3 elements, it becomes very apparent that we exert a lot of effort¬†preparing…

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Survival Reactions

Survival Reactions is popular term that’s often batted around biker circles, I would imagine primarily¬†due to Keith Code’s Twist of the Wrist 2 book and video (available on YouTube), but what does it really mean? There are 7 that are listed, although personally I feel these can be broadened out…

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