The UK, as much as I love this country, its weather sucks. We should be in the peaks of summer right now, but instead its pouring with rain. Nearly every day it rains, be it sustained or intermittently.
After getting soaked on my way into London, and drenched on my way out of London, riding my GSXR 600 today, I thought I’d do a quick post to get bikers thinking about raining day riding, and how to do it safely.
This article has some great pointers… in fact, even though I’ve been riding for years now, its only this year that I started to “turn your head side to side to clear visor”…
At some point you get caught riding your motorcycle in the rain. Here are my best 5 tips to weather the storm.
Publish Date: 08/11/2010 8:00
Although this talks about mopeds, most of it still applies to big bikes…
A lot of people are put off riding mopeds in the rain, and many new riders will not likely even contemplate it. When you have bought a moped or a motorbike for your main method of transport for popping out and about …
Publish Date: 08/22/2011 23:44
And, finally, if you think you are ace in the rain, watch this vid to see how its actually done 😉
Race 2 highlights from Donington Park 2008. Never get tired of watching this!!