Ten pro tips to prepare for riding season

Elena Myers Press & Events

We made it! It’s almost springtime and that means it’s almost riding season! If you’re anything like me, you’re probably really excited at the prospect of riding in the next month or so. Now is the perfect time to start getting your motorcycle, your riding equipment and yourself prepared for that first ride. Here are some pro tips to get everything ready to go.

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Daytona Dreams Come True

McGraw Powersports Press & Events

If you’ve never been to the world-famous Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, you have to put it on your bucket list! The massive grandstands, the 31-degree bankings that look almost like a wall, and the smell of gasoline in the air speak to all the legendary races have taken place there over the past fifty-odd years.

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These 3 exercises will help you have crazy fun riding your motorcycle

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If you think about how professional athletes train, you would probably imagine it involves a lot of practice in their sport. If you’re a marathon runner, for example, training consists of running, as well as some leg strength and flexibility exercises. Soccer players practice techniques and drills with their team several times a week, as well as running and a variety of other exercises.

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Life Lessons I’ve Learned On a Motorcycle

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Some my life’s greatest moments so far are those I spent on a motorcycle. Just me and the machine. The adrenaline, the speed, the sense of freedom – that’s what I lived for. Every second on a bike was filled with that rush.

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How to make the most of a track day

McGraw Powersports Press & Events

As a beginner at my local go-kart track and safety was always important to me. You can see me here riding with a full leather suit, gloves, boots and an Arai helmet on. Even at low speeds, my gear saved me countless times In my previous post, I wrote about what a track day is: Simply the best way for …

Meet Ameen Sajjadi of Meen Motorsports

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Ameen Sajjadi with MotoAmerica Superstock 1000 champion and Meen Motorsport racer Josh Herrin. Ameen Sajjadi has been in the motorcycle industry for almost a decade. He is the owner of Meen Motorsports, a motorcycle shop based out of Valencia, California, and the owner of a professional motorcycle road racing team that competes in MotoAmerica, a U.S. racing series. Meen has …

7 Pro Tips for Winter Motorcycle Riding

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ELENA MYERS FOCUSES WHILE RACING ON A WET TRACK AT MOTOAMERICA ATLANTA IN 2015. Winter is upon us, bringing inclement weather in most of the northern hemisphere. I know many folks have already stored their bikes away for the winter, especially those in the northern-most states of the US and Canada. But, there are places where you can enjoy riding …

Jason DiSalvo (a former teammate) and I at a track day at New Orleans Motorsports Park. Even at the professional level, we all need a place to work on our skills, and track days can provide just that.

Track Days: The best way to improve your riding skills

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Jason DiSalvo (a former teammate) and I at a track day at New Orleans Motorsports Park. Even at the professional level, we all need a place to work on our skills, and track days can provide just that. After my last blog post, you may be asking yourself, “how can the average motorcycle rider get into the sport of road …

Shifting Gears: Going from Speed to Sales

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I FOUND MYSELF TOWARDS THE FRONT OF RACES, INSTEAD OF THE BACK, AND SLOWLY BUT SURELY I STARTED WINNING RACES AGAINST ALL THE BOYS. I FOUND MYSELF TOWARDS THE FRONT OF RACES, INSTEAD OF THE BACK, AND SLOWLY BUT SURELY I STARTED WINNING RACES AGAINST ALL THE BOYS. Fifteen years sure goes by in a hurry, doesn’t it? Looking back …