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Motorcycle helmets

A helmet is probably the single most important safety gear for motorcyclists. It can save your life, so it is essential to buy the right one. There are six main types of motorcycle helmets: full face, modular, open face, half face, motocross, and …

Electric bicycles

An electric bicycle? Does such a thing exist? I mean, if it has a motor and it's on two wheels then it's a motorbike, right? Wrong! Electric bicycles aka e-bikes do exist; they have been around since 1897.   To clarify the difference between …

Row your boat

Even if all you can afford at the moment is a plastic tub with homemade paddles, it does not mean you cannot dream: one day…   While waiting for the day when you board your own yacht and sing the “all hands make sail, ahoy!’ (or similar) …

Motorbike safety

Riding a motorbike is one of the most exhilarating experiences I know – the open road, the sound of the engine and the rush of wind in your face produces an adrenalin high unlike most other activities. But with the excitement comes danger, so when I …