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  • MCrider App – the MCrider Field Guide

    The MCrider Field Guide is a web based app for your iPhone, Android phone and any other web enabled device. The MCrider app has training exercises that can help you practice motorcycle skills on your own time on any empty parking lot. The exercises are broken down by topic such … Read More

  • Some excellent riders to help motivate you!

    This is some video that I shot a few years ago from the Grapevine – Coppell Police Rodeo. These guys are have mastered this course and are excellent riders. I thought you would like to see what we are working towards by gaining more control of our own motorcycles. Slow … Read More

  • Best motorcycle by category for the street

    What is the best motorcycle for you? Ask that question and get a thousand different answers but here are a few that many consider the best motorcycles for the street. If you are in the market for a slightly used or left over model from last years crop of motorcycles … Read More

  • Triumph Bonneville T100

    After deciding between two different motorcycles I got a new (to me) motorcycle. I got a 2007 Triumph Bonneville T100. I was looking at the T100 and the Honda CB1100. I test rode both and they were both fantastic bikes. The CB1100 definitely had more power…it was a fast bike … Read More

  • An update to the Field Guide

    I just wanted to give a quick heads up. With this weeks video I have made an update to the Field Guide. The How to ride a motorcycle slow with control video did not fit well in to any of the existing categories on the Field Guide so I made … Read More

  • The MCrider Field Guide is now LIVE!

    The MCrider Field Guide is a web based tool designed for Apple iPhone and Android devices that allows you to take the great motorcycle training found on MCrider to the parking lot. The Field Guide is a motorcycle training app for your mobile phone, there is nothing else like it … Read More

  • Is the SNELL motorcycle helmet certification over rated?

    How good is your helmet? Will it actually protect your brain in your next crash? These seem like easy questions, ones you probably think you can answer by reciting the lofty standards your helmet meets and the lofty price you might have paid for it. But the real answers, as you are about to see, … Read More

  • MRS: motorcycle retention system

    The MRS motorcycle retention system will be available to general public on April 1, 2020. April Fools 2017, Enjoy! Instead of looking for the MRS system why don't you subscribe to MCrider?  We offer free weekly motorcycle classes on video to help make you a better rider. Check our current … Read More

  • Innovv K1 motorcycle camera system review

    The Innovv K1 camera system is a front and rear facing camera system for a motorcycle that automatically records every time you start your motorcycle. In short it is the best, most convenient method of capturing video on a motorcycle that I have found yet. Here is my full video … Read More

  • My Motorcycle Shifts Rough Between 1st and 2nd Gear

    “My motorcycle shifts rough between first and second gear.”  I read a lot of blogs and forums and this is a fairly common concern.  Learning to ride motorcycles correctly can be a life long pursuit. I thought I would post a quick article for people who are concerned about their motorcycles rough shifting and provide … Read More

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