When I started looking for a pair of dual-sport adventure motorcycle touring boots to ride in Baja, I found a confusing array of brands and materials. Being the travel gear geek that I am, I investigated all the possibilities, documented my findings, and present them here for you. I know you’ll find a pair you’ll […]
Tonight, Side Stand Up gathered at BMW Motorcycle in San Francisco to do a live podcast with a great lineup. We missed Tom Lowdermilk, who was stuck south of Fresno on a wild ride I'm sure we'll hear about next week. So Joanne Donn (GearChic) and I did our best. Thanks to Joanne's husband Evan, […]
A hairdresser by trade, Cindi Servante has made a major dent in the fight against helmet hair by developing satiny "Style Saver Scarves" to wear under your motorcycle helmet. "They're based on the concept of those satin pillows women used to sleep on to keep their hairdos in shape in the days when they used […]
Check out this cool VaVaVroom cap: 100% cotton chino twill military-style. Flock logo. Adjustable Velcro® closure. $24.99 VaVaVroom.com Va Va Vroom makes a lot of cool motorcycle gear for women, and I think this is a great looking solution for "helmet hair" as well as an anytime-at-all fashion statement. There's more on their site. VaVaVroom.com […]
Joanne Donn, the founder of GearChic, has created a forum for women to discuss motorcycle gear. It's brand new, and I started out by asking for advice on hot weather gear for Morocco. Share impressions, photos, buy and sell gear in the For Sale/Wanted thread, find meetups, and get answers at http://www.gearchic.com/forum/. Thanks Joanne!