They are simply known as ‘Kevlar jeans’ to most bikers. That simple naming convention hides a vast array of technical innovation and wildly different construction methods to achieve the same thing: combining protection from impact and abrasion with the casual looks of the world’s favourite cotton product. Technically, Kevlar jeans are not Kevlar jeans at […]
THE BEST WINTER MOTORCYCLE GLOVES Anyone who rides throughout the year, in all weathers, knows the value of having warm hands. It is bad enough for the pillion, but the rider is out there in front, hands extended into the wind, rain and snow. This can cause your hands to become stiff, achy and numb, […]
LOCK IT Lock your bike to something, lock your steering lock and take your keys with you. Motorcycle chains and padlocks are heavy but a great way to make sure your motorcycle is secured to something immovable. Immovable objects are something like a lamp post or a ground anchor. If you’re teaming your motorcycle chain […]
Remember the Held Snowflake gloves? Probably not! But let us know if you do or even owned a pair! The Held Snowflake gloves were the spiritual grand fathers/mothers of the Winter motorbike gloves that allow us to ride through the coldest months of the year in comfort now. Check out the short history of which […]
All motorcycle helmets are not the same; Even premium helmets can be heavy. Here is the science behind why the weight of your motorcycle helmet matters every day and why at GetGeared.co.uk we recommend lighter helmets such as helmets made by Lazer.
Our friends at WeBuyAnyBike have put together a few tips you should consider before putting your motorbike up for sell. 1. RESEARCH AND PREPARE! Read up on your motorcycle. Look on popular motorcycle selling sites and get an idea of what your model is selling for, and the quality that is out there at the […]
The Hero5 Black is the most powerful and easy to use GoPro ever, thanks to its 4K video, voice control and simple one-button control. If you want to capture pro-style videos and photo anywhere this is the motorbike camera for you. But, if you want something small and light for filming the GoPro Hero Session […]
Anyone who rides in winter knows the value of having warm hands. The cold can cause your hands to become stiff, achy and numb, which decreases your ability to use the throttle or brakes effectively and safely. And, often not considered enough, a cooling down of your body temperature affects your reaction time and ability […] The post Top 10 Warmest Motorcycle Gloves appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
From CBT Test to Motorcycle License: Everything you need to know Getting from zero to hero with your motorcycle license can be confusing. Here is how you pass your motorbike test and qualify to ride a motorcycle or scooter. The different motorcycle license types: Which one is right for you? To start with, getting on […] The post Motorcycle License? Sort your motorbike test now like this [Infographic] appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
From CBT Test to DAS: How you get started Are you interested in having motorcycle rider training but not sure where to start with a CBT test? Need to know the difference between MOD1 or MOD2? Confused about all the various types of motorcycle licences? Fear not! Our complete motorcycle rider guide will explain everything you need to […] The post From CBT Test to Motorbike License: How you get started appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.